DOVER KENT ARCHIVES

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PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest ????

Yew Tree

Open 2020+

Grange Road

Sandling (Farthings 1901Census)

Boxley

01622 752882

https://www.theyewtreesandling.co.uk/

https://whatpub.com/yew-tree

Yew Tree 1953

Above photo, circa 1953, kindly sent by Rory Kehoe.

From the Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic news, Wednesday 6 August, 1958.

Yew Tree 1958

A LIVING INN SIGN.

Sir, an excellent  example of a living in sign is to be seen outside the  "Yew Tree Inn" at Sandling, near Maidstone. The tree is of oputstanding height and is kept well trimmed.

C. S. Maidstone, Kent.

Yew Tree 1978

Above photo 1978, from www.Flickr.com by Ben Levick.

Yew Tree 2010

Above photo 2010 by David Anstiss Creative Commons Licence.

Yew Tree sign 1992

Above sign June 1992.

With thanks from Brian Curtis www.innsignsociety.com.

Yew Tree sign 1978Yew Tree sign 2010

Above sign left, 1978. Sign right 2010.

 

1949 National Probate Calendar from ancestry.

Name: William George Sear

Probate Date: 4 Jul 1949

Registry: London, England

Death Date: 22 May 1949

Death Place: Kent, England

William George Sear of the Yew Tree Inn, Sandling, Boxley, Kent, died 22 May 1949.

Probate London 4th July to Ronald John Sear, a printer and Doris Laurina Sear (wife of the said Ronald John Sear)

Effects 1694 1s 4d

 

This is a former cottage that can be traced back to 1782. The pub closed for a short time in 2013.

 

LICENSEE LIST

JARRETT Jarvis 1901+ (age 56 in 1901Census)

SEAR William George 1938+

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