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Sort file:- Tunbridge Wells, December, 2018.

Page Updated:- Saturday, 22 December, 2018.

PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest 1880-

Cyprus Villa

Latest 1950+

99 St James Road/Albion Road

Royal Tunbridge Wells

Cyprus Villa

Above photo, date unknown, kindly sent by Mick White.

Former Cyprus Villa 2008

Above Google image, September 2008.

Cypress card 1950

Above aluminium card issued 1950. Sign series 2 number 29.

 

Nothing known about this one as yet apart from it had an outdoor license in 1880.

I am informed that it only operated as an off-license, then it became a shop and then a private residence. I have also seen it named as the "Cypress."

 

From the Kent and Sussex Courier, 6 February, 1880.

LICENSING BUSINESS.

The license of “Cyprus Villa” (outdoor) was transferred from the executors of William Dodd to Elizabeth Bowles Dodd, the widow.

 

LICENSEE LIST

DODD William to Feb/1880 dec'd

DODD Elizabeth Bowles (widow) Feb/1880+

 

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

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