DOVER KENT ARCHIVES

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PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest  ????

Rising Sun

Latest 1980

(Name to)

 

Lamberhurst

 

Changed name to the "Brown Trout" in 1980, as there is a trout reservoir a short distance from the inn.

 

I have just added this pub to that list but your help is definitely needed regarding it's history.

As the information is found or sent to me, including photographs, it will be shown here.

Thanks for your co-operation.

 

The Chronicle and Courier, 16 September, 1921.

Lamberhurst Brewery Estate.

Important sale at Tunbridge Wells.

One of the biggest sales of licensed houses held in the provinces in recent years was conducted by Messrs. Wickenden and Sons at the Pump Room, Tunbridge Wells, on Friday, when the Lamberhurst Brewery Estate, comprising 68 lots, came Under the Hammer. The lots sold were:-

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"Rising Sun," Lamberhurst, Down 1,700

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From the London Gazette, 31 July, 1975.

RADCLIFFE, Donald Edwin, unemployed, care of the "Rising Sun," Lamberhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, and lately residing at 145, Church Road, Willesborough, Ashford, Kent and formerly carrying on business at the "Plain Tavern," Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent, as a PUBLICAN.

Court—TUNBRIDGE WELLS No. of Matter—10 of 1969. Last Day for Receiving Proofs—14th Aug., 1975. Name of Trustee, and Address—Copper, Ralph Arthur Donovan, Official Receiver’s Office, Park House, 2, Park Street, Croydon CR9 1TX.

 

LICENSEE LIST

MILSTEAD James 1901+ (age 52 in 1901Census)

HALL Norman & Kay 1965-69

GALLUP Brit & Bessie to 1973

 

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