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Sort file:- Sheerness, March, 2021.

Page Updated:- Sunday, 07 March, 2021.

PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest ????

Goat

Open 2019+

6-8 High Street

Mile Town

Sheerness

Goat 2010

Above photo 2010 by Chris Whippet Creative Commons Licence.

Goat Inn sign 2012

Above sign July 2012.

With thanks from Brian Curtis www.innsignsociety.com.

 

Local knowledge, further pictures, and licensee information would be appreciated.

I will be adding the historical information when I find or are sent it, but this project is a very big one, and I do not know when or where the information will come from.

All emails are answered.

 

Whitstable times and Herne Bay Herald, Saturday 7th May 1898.

Sheerness. The rating of licensed houses.

Nearly the whole of the licensed houses of Sheerness have recently been reassessed for rating purposes for the overseers. The increase in the assessments in some cases are double, the rating of the "Wellington Hotel" having been advanced from 60 to 125, the "Belle and Lion Inn," from 44 to 84, the "Britannia Hotel" from 80 to 165, the "Goat Inn" from 32 to 84, the "Victory Tavern" from 48 to 92, the "Criterion Inn" from 36 to 75.

The total increase in the ratings of 55 licensed premises amounts to 1,161 10s.

 

LICENSEE LIST

COLLINS Thomas 1858-67+ (age 52 in 1861Census)

GOLDSBOROUGH Edwin to 1871 Next pub licensee had

TUMBER David 1871-82+ (age 51 in 1871Census)

TUMBER David Hollands 1891+

DOUGHTY John Alexander 1891-1902+ (also Stationer & Tobacconist age 36 in 1901Census)

KELLY John 1911-18+ (age 65 in 1911Census)

HALEY W T 1938+

PHILLIPS Flora Margaret to Dec/1961 East Kent Gazette

STICKINGS Charles Frederick Dec/1961+ East Kent Gazette

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