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Sort file:- Chatham, December, 2018.

Page Updated:- Friday, 21 December, 2018.

PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest 1793-

Ordnance Arms

Latest 1960+

78 Colman Street

Chatham

Ordnance Arms

Above photo, also showing the "Stag's Head", date unknown. Kindly sent by Terry Wheeler of the Ramsgate History Society.

 

The Licensing Records of 1872 stated the premises held a Full License and was owned by Mary Elizabeth Lock Beveridge of Ramsgate.

 

From the Maidstone Journal and Kentish Advertiser, 2 December, 1856.

INFORMATION AGAINST PUBLICANS.

The following publicans and beershop-keepers were convicted of having their houses open after hours of closing, on the night of Saturday, the 15th inst. The cases were proved by Superintendent-constable Everist and Constables Bridges and Hulse.

James Sinclair, "Ordnance Arms," beershop, Ordnance Place, Chatham.

Fines 20s., and 18s. 6d. costs.

The penalties were paid.

 

From the Black Eagle Journal.

W G Styles, licensee of the "Stag & Hounds," Chatham, died July 7th, 1961. Previously the licensee of the "Ordnance Arms," Chatham until in 1960 moving to the "Stag & Hounds."

 

LICENSEE LIST

BINSTEAD J 1793+ Trade Directory 1793

WATSON E T 1838+ Wright's Topography 1838

SINCLAIR James 1856-62+

FOWLER John to 1872 Licensing Records 1872

PRESTON James to 1872Licensing Records 1872

FIELD Caroline Ann (widow age 51 in 1881Census) 1872+ Licensing Records 1872

BOVER George 1891+ (age 32 in 1891Census)

BILLINGHURST John T 1903+

MARTIN William J 1911-13+ (age 35 in 1911Census)

HETTERLEY Thomas Arthur 1922+

HETTERLEY Henry George 1930+

WICKHAM Alfred G 1938+

POCOCK A A 1951+

STYLES W G 1960+ Next pub licensee had

http://pubshistory.com/OrdnanceArms.shtml

 

Trade Directory 1793Universal British Directory of Trade 1793

Wright's Topography 1838Wright's Topography 1838

Licensing Records 1872Licensing Records 1872

CensusCensus

 

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