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Page Updated:- Friday, 21 December, 2018.

PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest ????

Prince of Wales

Latest 1959

37 Hards Town

Chatham

Prince of Wales

Above photo, date unknown.

 

Local knowledge, further pictures, and licensee information would be appreciated.

I will be adding the historical information when I find or are sent it, but this project is a very big one, and I do not know when or where the information will come from.

All emails are answered.

 

I am told that the pub ceased trading in 1959.

 

Chatham News, Saturday 5 September 1863.

APPLICATIONS FOR LICENSEES.

Mr. G. B. Acworth applied for a license for the "Prince of Wales" beer-house, Hard's Town, Chatham. Mr. R. Prall. jun., opposed for Mr. Wilkins, of the "White Swan.

Refused., without prejudice to any future application.

 

LICENSEE LIST

AYRES Thomas 1858-91+ (age 62 in 1881Census)

BILLINGHURST Edward A 1901-03+ (age 41 in 1901Census)

BILLINGHURST John Thomas 1911-30+ (age 44 in 1911Census)

WATERS Lewis 1938+

POCOCK Mrs to 1959

http://pubshistory.com/PrinceWalesHardsTown.shtml

 

CensusCensus

 

If anyone should have any further information, or indeed any pictures or photographs of the above licensed premises, please email:-

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