DOVER KENT ARCHIVES
PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest 1863-

City Arms

Latest ????

High Street/West Gate

Rochester

City Arms 1863

Above photo taken in 1863.

 

The "City Arms" in High Street was on the corner of West Gate, now called the Esplanade can be traced to 1863 from the above photograph.

Peter Greening tells me that this is now the site of the "Royal Crown."

 

LICENSEE LIST

LOFT John 1824+

MOORE William 1828-32+ Pigot's Directory 1828-29Pigot's Directory 1832-34

PEARSON Mary Ann 1847-58+ (widow age 45 in 1851Census)

LUCKFORD James 1862+

ADAMS Thomas 1874+

GREENSLADE Thomas 1881-91+ (age 50 in 1881Census)

STEWART Frederick 1903+

HARROW Frances Ida Miss 1911-13+

MOSS Percy S 1918-22+

JONES Henry 1930-50+

http://www.pubshistory.com/CityArm.shtml

 

Pigot's Directory 1828-29From the Pigot's Directory 1828-29

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

 

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

TOP Valid CSS Valid XTHML