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Details of pub: Ship Inn, Aberaeron

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Address/Location: 2 Ship Street
OS Grid Ref:
Opened: c.      
Closed: NOT KNOWN       Type: Pub
Summary: Something not right here. 2 Ship Street is the address of the Gambia, which was there in 1884.

Notes: 1830 Evans, Evan, (Pigot's Directory, 1830)
1844 Evans, Evan, (Pigot's Directory, 1844)
1884 Public House and Garden Evans, Evan, 60 year lease from 1856 (Map and Schedule of Aberaeron, (1884), no. 170)
Transfer of Licence.-On the application of Mr D. Pennant James, solicitor, the Bench granted the transfer of the Ship Inn from Sarah Lewis to Dl. Morgan, the latter now holding a temporary license." CN 24 Dec 1897

See also Mair Lloyd Evans and Mair Harrison, The Ins and Outs of the Inns of Aberayron, (2013), p. 18

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Pub sign:

Pub sign, 2006