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58 LONDON ROAD SOUTHGATE WARD FULL LICENCE CLOSED 1918
KINGS LYNN PETTY SESSION REGISTERS PS 4/3/1 to 4/3/3 ( August 1872 to 1956 )
HOGGE & SEPPINGS    
T. J. SEPPINGS   
JAMES SEPPINGS   
BENTLEY      
JAMES SEPPINGS   
LYNN CORPORATION    
Licensees :
-  
HENRY ROBERTS
( Died 5th November 1834 - age 65 )
1820 - 1822
JOSEPH EAST
Died 6th February 1834 - age 36
1830 - Feb 1834
JOHN LEAFORD 1836 - 1839
Mrs ROSE LEAFORD 1845 - 1846
WILLIAM YOUNG
age 33 in 1851
31.08.1846
ROBERT FREESTONE by 1854 - 1863
Mrs FRANCIS FREESTONE by 1864 - 1868
GEORGE RIPPINGILL 29.06.1868
WILLIAM KING 11.10.1880
WILLIAM HAMMOND 01.05.1882
JACOB HALL HAINS 15.10.1883
SUSAN MARY AGNES HAINS 30.07.1888
WILLIAM JOHN HOWE 29.07.1889
JAMES SIMON FYSON 01.01.1894
GEORGE HENRY BARRELL 18.05.1896
WILLIAM CHILDS 17.08.1896
ARTHUR WILLIAM GLADHILL 25.07.1898
GEORGE RUDD 07.01.1901
Convicted during 1902/3 of permitting drunkenness
Fine 10/- and 7/- costs
Charged with keeping open during prohibited hours - case dismissed.
HERBERT BATTERHAM SMITH 06.07.1903
ROBERT WILLIAM MEDLOCK
( Temporary licence issued October 1908 - The Mayor hoping that Mr Medlock would endeavour to conduct the house so that no complaints were made ...... See right. )
04.01.1909
THOMAS JACOBS 10.04.1911
HENRY GAMBLE 08.01.1912
FREDERICK JOHN JEX BURRELL 07.10.1912


As the CROWN, Southgate Ward 1744.

( The South Gate was built in 1437. The Crown of 1744 is thought to have stood on the site of what became Jubilee Gardens. The road was widened in 1899 to allow 2 way traffic )


It was reported 5th October 1820 that thieves broke into the house ( of Mr. Roberts ) and stole 7 silver table spoons, 2 tea spoons, 4 silver salts, 4 salt spoons, a silver pepper castor, a silver cream jug, one plated teapot and a quantity of table linen.


Location as Southgate 1822 & 1830, South Gates 1836

Also found at 59 London Road.

In 1830 the coach the UNION left every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 7:30am, bound for London.

Offered by the Borough Of Kings Lynn for Let by Auction on 17th March 1903.
`All that well established Inn, called the Crown,
eligibly situated for trade, near the South Gates, South Lynn,
with extensive premises attached, comprising good stables,
yard, outhouses, bowling green and garden, 
now let to Messrs. Hogge & Seppings.'


According to the Lynn Advertiser of 19th November 1909, Mr Robert Medlock, licensee of the Crown Inn, South Gates, was summoned for being drunk on licensed premises, the Crown Inn, on 12th October 1909. He pleaded not guilty.

Referred for Compensation 11th February 1918.
Licence extinct 8th March 1919.