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Page Updated:- Tuesday, 20 November, 2018.

PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest 1841-

Horse and Groom

Open 2015+

Wrotham Hill / London Road

Stansted

Horse and Groom 1910

Above photo, circa 1910.

Horse and Groom 2009

Above photo 2009.

Horse and Groom 1992

Above photo 2009 by Stacey Harris Creative Commons Licence.

Horse and Groom 2015

Above photo kindly sent by Tricia Francis, 30 March 2015.

Horse and Groom sign 1992Horse and Groom sign 2015

Above sign, left September 1992. Sign right, July 2015.

With thanks from Brian Curtis www.innsignsociety.com.

 

In 1873 Tommy Atkins was seen begging at this pub before being apprehended for the murder of Police Constable Israel May. (See details.)

 

LICENSEE LIST

CLEMENT Thomas 1841+ (age 40 in 1841Census)

BODIAM James 1858+

BRYANT William 1874+

HAYSMAN William 1881+ (age 55 in 1881Census)

NEWING Stephen D 1913+

PANKHURST Ernest Henry 1930+

GOULD Samuel 1938+

Last pub licensee had ???? Pat & Bridie 2009+

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

 

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