DOVER KENT ARCHIVES
PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest 1851-

Harrow Inn

Latest 1968

Old Road

Wateringbury

Harrow

Above photo circa late 1950s. Permission given from John Gilham.

http://wateringbury.blogspot.co.uk/

Harrow licensees 1954

Above photo showing licensees Mr. and Mrs. Martin calling time, 1954.

Harrow card

Above showing the Whitbread metal Inn sign.

 

Below information by John Gilham.

The "Harrow" was closed and converted into a house in 1968. It stands on the side of Old Road which was was the main road to Tonbridge until the "new A26" was built. At one point in the 1930's my Grandfather Frederick James Gilham ran the pub.

 

Described as a beer shop in the 1851 census where a Thomas Weller was lodging at the time, and he went on to become the licensee of the "New Found Out."

 

LICENSEE LIST

JESSUP John 1851+ (also carpenter age 35 in 1851Census)

MARTIN George 1881+ (age 59 in 1881Census)

ANDERSON Benjamin 1891+ (also painter age 36 in 1891Census)

JACKSON John 1901-12+ (age 58 in 1901Census)

GILHAM Frederick James 1938+

HUMPHREY William 1939+ (age 68 in 1939)

MARTIN Mr & Mrs 1954+

http://pubshistory.com/HarrowInn.shtml

 

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