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NORWICH ROAD FULL LICENCE HUMBLEYARD HUNDRED -
FOREHOE HUNDRED REGISTERS taken 12thSeptember 1794
BULLARDS   
WATNEY MANN  
BRENT WALKER  
ENTERPRISE INNS by 1999
SIMON CRUIKSHANK Purchased December 2012
Licensees :
RICHARD BRADFORD / BRANFORD 1794 -1836
EZRA BRANFORD
age 37 in 1851
& farm 12 acres 1861
1845 - 1883
RICHARD BRANFORD 1888 - 1933
WALTER TIPPLE 1937
ARTHUR CHILVERTON c1937 - 1945
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NORA & ALFRED THOULESS 1957 - 1973
G. PECK (?) ( ? )
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Karen Martin advises 18.09.02 that ggf Arthur Chilverton died in 1945 while drawing water from the outside pump. It is believed that his wife Ellen may have continued running the house for some time after.



The Dun Cow - May 1999
May 1999

SWAINSTHORPE - DUN COW
c1960

Appears on Bryants 1826 map.

D A Yates guide book of 1970 recommended the house with the added enticement of  ;-
`Walk in gentlemen I'll trust you'll find,
the Dun Cows milk is to your mind'

Briefly named `The WIG and DICKLE' in the 1990's

 

Swainsthorpe - May 1999

 

Closed 2012
Refurbished 2013 -14
Destined to reopen Spring 2014


Reopened week of 6th July 2014 as the
SUGARBEAT - `All day eating house.'