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Page Updated:- Wednesday, 31 March, 2021.

PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest 1851-

Red Lion

Latest 1953+

High Street

Plaxtol

Red Lion 1901

Above photo, circa 1901.

Red Lion 1901

Above photo, circa 1901.

Red Lion

Above postcard, date unknown, kindly sent by Michael Mirams.

Red Lion

Above postcard, date unknown, kindly sent by Michael Mirams. The "Red Lion" is shown bottom right.

Red Lion

Above photo, date unknown, kindly sent by Rory Kehoe.

Former Red Lion

Above photo, date unknown. Red Lion is the building to the left of the village stores.

Former Red Lion 2009

Above Google image March 2009.

Former Red Lion 2009

Above Google image March 2009.

 

Open in the High Street since 1851 as far as I have gone back so far, and still operating in 1939, but as yet I don't know when it closed. Local knowledge appreciated.

Situated right next door to the local stores it was known as "Nutwood House" in 2009 and is another private residence.

 

LICENSEE LIST

PALMER William Theophilus 1851-91+ (widower age 80 in 1891Census) Melville's 1858Post Office Directory 1862Post Office Directory 1882

WADE Ernest William 1901-03+ (age 27 in 1891Census) Post Office Directory 1903

HOLLAND Ernest M 1913+ Post Office Directory 1913

CORDERY Benjamin 1930+ Post Office Directory 1930

ROCHE Frank G 1933-38+ Post Office Directory 1938

 

CensusCensus

Melville's 1858From Melville's Directory 1858

Post Office Directory 1862From the Post Office Directory 1862

Post Office Directory 1882From the Post Office Directory 1882

Post Office Directory 1903From the Post Office Directory 1903

Post Office Directory 1913From the Post Office Directory 1913

Post Office Directory 1930From the Post Office Directory 1930

Post Office Directory 1938From the Post Office Directory 1938

https://pubwiki.co.uk/RedLion.shtml

 

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