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Page Updated:- Thursday, 20 December, 2018.

PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest 1881-

Ship Inn

Latest 1974+

 

Wingham

Ship print

Above print taken from the book "Old Country Inns of England."

Ship Inn at Wingham

Ship Inn circa 1914.

Ship Inn 1917

Above postcard, 1917.

Ship Inn 1928

Above postcard, 1928.

Ship Inn in Wingham

Ship Inn circa 1970

Outside the Ship 1970s

Above photo showing Richard Hogben (left) and Gordon Pettman (right) circa 1970s. Kindly supplied by Richard's nephew, Colin Cork.

Former Rose Inn 1995

Above photo was taken in 1995 by Olwen Fenton.

Ship Inn at Wingham Ship Inn at Wingham

The above two photos are of the Ship Inn at Wingham 3 September 1995.

Ship Inn Wingham in 2007

The former Ship in as it is today, October 2007, photo kindly supplied by John Grand October 2007. (Wingham Village News Correspondent Kentish Gazette).

 

Supposedly established in 1914 but shows up in the 1881 census.

This is one of Wingham's few surviving thatched buildings and is a continuous jetty house of about 1600. It was granted a Grade II listing on 13 October 1953.

 

From the Dover Express and East Kent News, Friday 4 May, 1906. Price 1d.

LICENCING

The plans of the proposed alterations to the “Ship Inn,” Wingham, which Supt. Chaney said would be a great improvement, were approved.

 

From the Dover Express, Friday 9 April 1948.

Licences Confirmed.

Granted at the Wingham Licensing Sessions, the following licences were confirmed at Canterbury on Wednesday by the East Kent Confirming Committee. The "Donkey," Temple Ewell (wine on); the "Endeavour," Staple (wine on); the "Ship," Wingham (wine on); and the "Supply Stores," Shepherdswell (beer and wine off).

 

LICENSEE LIST

PHILLIPS Henry 1881-Apr/85 dec'd

PHILLIPS Charles S Apr/1885-91+ (also market gardener age 33 in 1891Census)

CHAMP Mr Henry 1903-May/41 dec'dPost Office Directory 1914Dover Express

HOGBEN Mr T May/1941+ Dover Express

WATERMAN John H 1974+ Library archives 1974 Fremlins

 

Post Office Directory 1914From the Post Office Directory 1914

Library archives 1974Library archives 1974

Dover ExpressFrom the Dover Express

CensusCensus

 

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