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Earliest 1823-

Duke's Head

Open 2014+

 

Ham Street

Above photo showing the Ham Street goal running team setting off for a match from the "Duke's Head" in 1911. (Barbara Ware - Orlistone, Ham Street & Ruckinge W.I.)

Duke's Head 2014

Above photo 2014.

Duke's Head sign 1991

Above sign, July 1991.

With thanks from Brian Curtis www.innsignsociety.com.

 

This is a twin pub, along with the now demolished "Stonebridge Inn" at Woodchurch.

 

Kentish Weekly Post or Canterbury Journal, Tuesday 28 October 1823.

TO BE LET BY TENDER, FOR GRAZING ONLY.

AT THE "DUKE'S HEAD INN," HAMSTEEET,

ON MONDAY, the 3rd of NOVEMBER, 1823, at Four o'Clock in the Afternoon.

Several Pieces of EXCELLENT GRAZING LAND, In the Parishes of WAREHORNE and ORLESTONE, CALLED THE MUNK HILL ESTATE,

Lot 1. Five Pieces of GRAZING LAND, containing 60A. 3R. 22P. more or less, chiefly in the Marsh.

Lot 2. The WRAIGHT LAND FIELD, in Romney Marsh, containing 19A. 3R. 12P. of excellent MARSH LAND.

All Tenders to be sent to Mr. C. Howland, Orlestone; and the Stock on the Land to be taken by fair Appraisement.

J. Parsons, the Looker at Warehorn, will shew the Land.

 

LICENSEE LIST

FOGG/FAGG J 1828-32+ Pigot's Directory 1828-29Pigot's Directory 1832-34

JOHNSON James 1862+

BUSS Thomas Sargent 1874+

BUSS Sarah Ann Mrs 1891+

LONKHURST Clarke 1913-22+

LONKHURST Edith Jane Mrs 1930+

HAWHWORTH Frad Frederick 1938+

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Pigot's Directory 1828-29From the Pigot's Directory 1828-29

Pigot's Directory 1832-34From the Pigot's Directory 1832-33-34

 

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