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36 MARKET PLACE St PETER MANCROFT FULL LICENCE  
NORWICH LICENCE REGISTERS PS 1/8/1- PS 1/8/4 (1867 to 1967)
Mrs. HOOD  
CHARLES T. IVES of Kings Lynn by 1873
YOUNGS & Co by 1879
BULLARDS 1958
WATNEY MANN  
COURAGE 21.02.1972
UNIQUE PUB COMPANY by 2000
FREE TRADE June 2012 - Lauren Gregory - Also at the Birdcage (Ex Pottergate Tavern)
Licensees :
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SAMUEL BLYTH
(Blyth & Co 1875)
23.07.1874
JUDE PARKERSON 29.07.1875
JAMES SELF 11.10.1877
WILLIAM ATKINSON 28.06.1881
GEORGE ARTHUR COOK 10.10.1889
WALTER ROBERT LONG 22.11.1892
ARTHUR EDWARD WOODHEAD 10.10.1893
HENRY FLAXMAN 29.12.1896
MATTHEW MARK JARRETT 10.10.1898
JAMES VERNON THOMPSON 15.11.1898
ARTHUR THOMAS TAYLOR 31.07.1900
ALBERT STOWERS 01.12.1903
THOMAS GREEN 25.07.1905
OSBORNE JOHN ROBERT COOPER 13.10.1908
THOMAS TROWSE 12.10.1909
LILY LOUISA TROWSE 03.10.1916
THOMAS TROWSE 17.06.1919
ARTHUR ERNEST CARVER 19.07.1927
REGINALD HANSON APPLEWHAITE 13.02.1940
WALTER DONALD BUNN 05.04.1941
PERCY BOLTZ 07.11.1944
KATHLEEN CONNOLLY 11. 02.1969
JOHN AMHURST HAWKES
& DAVID JOHN ATKINS
11.06. 1974
HOWARD MURRAY 26.11.1974
JOHN AMHURST HAWKES 10.06.1975
CYRIL DAVID REGIN 06.11.1976
DAVID DRINNAN HARKNESS 10.01.1978
BRIAN CASON 09.10.1979
KEITH ALAN HUGHES 07.10.1980
ROY BERNARD PENMAN 27.07.1982
COLIN JOHN EARTHY 13.09.1983
PAUL KENNETH MIDDLETON 08.01.1989
TERANCE JOHN DOWSON &
LUDWICK BOWNMEESTER
17.03.1992
JOSEPH IRVING VERRETT &
JOSEPHINE VERRETT
29.09.1992
JOSEPH IRVING VERRETT,
JOSEPHINE VERRETT &
DIANE CASEY WOOLTORTON
17.08.1993
DIANE CASEY WOOLTORTON &
BELINDA MAUREEN WOOLTORTON
07.06.1994
ROBERT ERNEST MERRIDALE 14.02.1995
ADRIAN CLIVE DIAMOND &
BELINDA MAUREEN WOOLTORTON
14.01.1997
ROBERT ERNEST MERRIDALE 14.03.1997
ROBERT JAMES DAVIES 11.02.1999
STEPHEN DAVIES 12.10.1999
GEOFFREY PHILIP HARRISON 16.11.1999
GERALD WILLIAM FRANK NORTH &
MICHAEL CHRISTOPHER AYLING
11.04.2000
KEVIN BRIAN BARNSDALE 12.09.2000
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Image by Barry Wilkinson, February 1988
Feb. 1988 image by Barry Wilkinson.

Said to have been a butchers shop before becoming an inn in the mid 1800's.

Named the BARON OF BEEF until 1874 according to the Licence Registers.

Adjoined the PUNCH HOUSE.

Percy Boltz died in 1968. Mrs. Boltz remarried in 1969 and continued at the house until 1974. (She died in May 1998 aged 90).

The Sir Garnet Wolseley - July 2001
06.07.2001

 

Closed and for sale June 2011

Re-opened July 2012 under the name of SIR GARNET

  The Norwich Pub Survey of 1986, compiled by the Norwich Society, in association with Norwich City Council, assessed the house:-  
 
Approx date of building Listed Quality Pre-war fittings surviving
External Internal
17th C Yes 10 9 Yes
The total facade is of historic and architectural note.
Gas light fittings on ground floor.
Greek Doric shopfront.
Two bar rooms.
Corner bar has low ceiling supported by multi-angular wooden columns with Corinthian capitals.
Good modern staircase leads from corner bar to lounge bar area.
Two painted wooden busts of General Gordon and Sir Garnet Wolseley on brackets behind bar.
Etched glass mirror with bunches of grapes and baskets of flowers and old shop signs on walls, reproduction oil lamps, Britannia tables.
Once a town house. Became a pub with Mr. Nickel's curio shop attached, in 1842.
Part was listed as a butcher's shop in 1858.
Given name of Sir Garnet Wolseley in 1880's.