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PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest 1832-

Ordnance Arms

Latest 1903+

(Name to)

19 High Street

Queenborough

Ordnance Arms

Above postcard, date unknown.

 

 The building is possibly 18th century or early 19th century in origins but has been altered and extended. Of three storeys with a parapetted front. The roof in 1962 comprised two hipped ranges. Alterations to the building were approved in 1921.

Changed name to the "Flying Dutchman," as yet date unknown.

 

From the Maidstone Gazette and West Kent Courier, 12 April, 1831.

To be let with immediate possession.

A Free Public House, known by the "Ordnance Arms," situate at Queenborough, in the Isle of Sheppey, and well adapted both as to convenience and situation for trade. Good bedrooms, cellarage, stable, chaise house, and outbuilding.

To be taken by appraisement.

N. B. For particulars, apply to Mr. John Hall, proprietor; or to Mr. J. Atwater, Auctioneer, Sheerness. If by letter post-paid.

 

Canterbury Journal, Kentish Times and Farmers' Gazette 07 March 1903.

THREE LICENCE RENEWALS REFUSED.

The renewal of the licences of the "Highlanders," Minster; the "Ordnance Arms," Queenborough; the "Angel," Rainham; the "Chalk Tavern," Milton; and "Rainham Mark" beerhouse were opposed by the police. The Bench refused the renewal of the licences of the "Highlanders," the "Ordnance Arms," and the "Rainham Mark," but granted renewals to the "Chalk Tavern" and the "Angel Inn."

 

 

LICENSEE LIST

HALL John to Mar/1831

DYE Robert 1832-39+ Pigot's Directory 1832-34

SOLE John 1847+

DUTNALL Thosas William 1855+

SMITH Thomas 1861+ age 40 in 1861Census)

LAWRENCE Henry 1881+ (age 60 in 1881Census)

BROWN John 1891+ Census

CHEAL Thomas Allen 1901-02+ Next pub licensee had (age 39 in 1901Census)

ALSWORTH Francis John 1911+ (age 35 in 1911Census)

SANDERS Robert 1934+

HEATHFIELD William J 1939+ (age 62 in 1939)

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Pigot's Directory 1832-34From the Pigot's Directory 1832-33-34

CensusCensus

 

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