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Sort file:- Penge, July, 2020.

Page Updated:- Friday, 31 July, 2020.

PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest ????

Dewdrop

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(Name to)

Maple Road

Penge

Dew Drop 1914

Above photo, showing the pub right of house row, 1914, by kind permission of the Beckenham History Society.

Dew Drop 1920

Above photo circa 1920, kindly sent by Shaun Gardiner.

Dew Drop

Above photo, date unknown.

Dew Drop 1964

Above photo, 1964, by kind permission of the Beckenham History Society.

Dew Drop sign 1964Dewdrop sign 1980s

Above sign left, 1964, sign right, 1980s.

With thanks from Brian Curtis www.innsignsociety.com.

Dew Drop 2008

Above photo, 2008, by kind permission of the Beckenham History Society.

 

It is quite interesting to read that both the licensee of this house and the "Fair Play" were both also carpenters and undertakers in 1881.

The pub changed name to the "Market Tavern," date unknown.

 

LICENSEE LIST

PISTELL William 1881+ (listed as carpenter and undertaker age 31 in 1881Census)

 

https://www.closedpubs.co.uk/dewdrop.html

 

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