DOVER KENT ARCHIVES

Sort file:- Canterbury, February, 2019.

Page Updated:- Monday, 11 February, 2019.

PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest 1862-

Kent Arms

Latest 1903+

16 St. Dunstan's Street/15 Westgate Street

Canterbury

Kent Arms 1901

Above photo, 1901, kindly sent by Rory Kehoe. Also showing the "George and Dragon" next door.

Canterbury map 1874

Above map 1874 identified by Rory Kehoe.

Kent Arms 2017

Above photo, August 2017, kindly sent by Rory Kehoe.

 

Traced so far from between 1862 and 1903. By 1917 the premises was under the rule of H Burville and was a fish restaurant.

 

From the Kentish Chronicle, Saturday, 3 September, 1859. Price 1d.

CITY PETTY SESSIONS—Thursday.

There were six applications for new licenses.

Mrs. Martin, for the “Kent Arms,” St. Dunstan's; and Mr. Dombrain, who was represented by Mr. Gee, for a house situate nearly opposite to the intended East Kent Railway Station, in St. Mildred's.

The whole of these, were refused.

 

LICENSEE LIST

HIBBETT Charles 1861 Historic Canterbury web site (soldier age 29 in 1861Census)

LEE B 1862+ Post Office Directory 1862

MARTIN Miss J 1867-68+ Greens Canterbury Directory 1868

HIBBETT Mrs M E 1874+ Post Office Directory 1874

COLE George Edward 1881-82+ (also carpenter age 53 in 1881Census) Post Office Directory 1882Kelly's 1882

BROCK James 1889-91+ Historic Canterbury web sitePost Office Directory 1891

SMITH Percy 1903+ Post Office Directory 1903

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

http://www.closedpubs.co.uk/kentarms.html

 

Post Office Directory 1862From the Post Office Directory 1862

Post Office Directory 1874From the Post Office Directory 1874

Greens Canterbury Directory 1868Greens Canterbury Directory 1868

CensusCensus

Post Office Directory 1882From the Post Office Directory 1882

Kelly's 1882From the Kelly's Directory 1882

Post Office Directory 1891From the Post Office Directory 1891

Post Office Directory 1903From the Post Office Directory 1903

Historic Canterbury web siteHistoric Canterbury web site www.machadoink.com

CensusCensus

 

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