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 STAITHE ** See below BEERHOUSE
later
OFF LICENCE
CLOSED 1966
Beerhouse as listed 1864 & 1881 - later Off Licence
Licensees :
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EDMUND POSTLE
age 60 in 1851 - keeper of beer shop
( Agricultural Labourer in 1841 - no mention of beerhouse )
Died Q1 1854
1846 - 1851
Not found 1854 or 1858
JAMES YAXLEY
Retailer in Porter 1871
( age 25 in 1861 and occupation as boatman - no mention of beerhouse )
Beerhouse keeper 1881 - age 45
Marshman & beer retailer ( Out door licence ) 1891
Died Q1 1907 - age 71
1863 - 1904
HORACE YAXLEY 1908 - 1916
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JOHN YAXLEY * 1922 - 1937
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EMILY YAXLEY 1966


Only records state OFF Licence 1948 - 1967.

Beer literally served through hole in wall - a window.

Also known as the EEL'S FOOT

Known in 1966 as Emily Yaxley's Beer House
according to correspondence in
Eastern Daily Press 23rd August 2006


Closed 1966 owing to ill health of Emily Yaxley and
due shortage of customers....
according to correspondence in
Eastern Daily Press 4th September 2006

** Listed in the Tunstead Hundred 1836, 1845, 1854, 1864 & 1865 but
in the Happing Hundred 1846,  1858, 1863 & 1868.

In 1869 it is placed in the Tunstead Hundred, Tunstead and Happing incorporation.