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142 LOWER KING STREET St. JULIAN FULL LICENCE CLOSED by 10.1961
NORWICH LICENCE REGISTERS PS 1/8/1 to PS 1/8/4 (1867 - 1965)
TOMPSONS Conveyed to Morgans 25.03.1845 (Sale held at the Norfolk Hotel the previous year.)
MORGANS 1845 - 1961
BULLARDS 1961
Licensees :
JOHN LENHAM 1802
ROBERT MOON
& carter
1806 - 1807
JOHN TAYLOR 1810 - 1822
WILLIAM MIDDLETON 1830
THOMAS SHALDERS 1836
ABRAHAM MASON
age 61 in 1851
& tailor
(died Q4 1856)
1839 - 1854
JAMES ALTHORPE
according to Craven
1856
SAMUEL YEAMES
& carpenter
also as Eames
age 62 in 1861
1858 - 1861
Old licence set aside owing to previously being fined for offences against the tenor of licence - Renewal considered Tuesday 25th August 1862.
CHARLES HUGGINS
age 71 in 1871
died Q3 1886
by 1863
Licence refused Tuesday 27th August 1867 but granted on appeal 16th October 1867.
JAMES HUGGINS 10.10.1874
EDWARD POPE
age 31 in 1881
27.04.1877
SAMUEL FLETCHER 12.03.1884
JOHN STEEL 29.03.1884
EDWARD KNIGHTS
age 34 in 1891
28.06.1887
JAMES BUTCHER 12.02.1895
WALLACE GEORGE SHARMAN
age 36 in 1911
09.10.1906
ELLEN ELIZABETH SHARMAN 06.02.1934
JOHN EDWARD KILLINGBACK 11.02.1936
DUDLEY ALBERT GRIMBLE 13.03.1956
PETER FREDERICK JACKSON 12.06.1956
ERNEST WILLIAM TUTTLE 07.05.1957
DUDLEY ALBERT GRIMBLE 30.12.1958
HAROLD DAVEY SEMMENCE 29.08.1961

Given as the JOLLY WATERMAN in 1810 and 1822.

The WATERMAN INN 1846, 1850 & 1868.

Stood on the corner of King Street and Horns Lane.

Sign above entrance said
`Roam not from pole to pole but step in here where nought excels the shaving but the beer'.
(The licensee responsible for the sign was also a barber)

Known simply as the WATERMAN by 1930's

Morgans sales for 1960 were :-
38 barrels of beer
9 spirits.

Closed before October 1961 according to Bullards documentation.

Licence not renewed 1963.

 

House No. 17 on 1845 Magistrates list