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Details of pub: Pentre Arms, Llangrannog

Other names: Brown Hotel
OS Grid Ref: SN3103354159
Opened: before 1875      
Closed: open 2017       Type: Pub
Notes: 1875
licensee: Anne Griffiths (Worrall’s Directory, 1875)
1875 "Mrs Anne Griffith, Pentre Arms, Llangranog, was summoned for having in her possession two weights intended to represent 112lbs weights, one whereof was 30ozs deficient, and the other 14ozs deficient. Fined 2d, and 11s costs. The weights were condemned and seized" CN 9 Apr 1875

1881 Census
Pentre Arms John Owens Mar 41 Coal merchant and licensed victualler. Wife Catherine 32

Petty Sessions: Penrhiwpal; number on list: 12; name of premises: Pentre Arms; Parish / Place: Llangranog; Licensee: Jenkins, Evan; owner or tenant : tenant; registered owner : S Davies, Pentre, Boncath, RSO; free or tied: tied; tied to: Swansea Old Brewery; type of licence: full; on or off licence: on; number of licenced days per week: 6. (1905 list)

Additional information


To let advertisement

Date: 1890


To let advertisement

Date: 1886


Postcard showing Pentre Arms

Date: 1920 (approx)


Llangranog showing 2 pubs

Date: 1925 (approx)


Recent photo

Date: 2015 (approx)


No smuggling in Llangrannog

Date: 1910


Llangrannog beach c.1970

Date: 1970 (approx)