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21 Castle Street OS Grid Ref:
In existence 1840-1926 (Glen Johnson's list from Trade Directories, Census returns etc.)
There were several pubs in Cardigan at various times called the Farmers Arms: this was the last and closed in 1926, preceded by North Road in 1917.Notes:
licensee: William Phillips (Worrall’s Directory, 1875)
Petty Sessions: Cardigan; number on list: 25; name of premises: Farmers' Arms; Parish / Place: Cardigan; Licensee: Lewis, Thomas; owner or tenant : Owner; registered owner : Thomas Lewis, Farmers' Arms, Cardigan; free or tied: free; tied to: [blank]; type of licence: full; on or off licence: on; number of licenced days per week: 6. (1905 list)
Kellys Directory "Farmers' Arms, Edwd. Lewis Thomas.21 Cast!e st. Cardigan"
Closed, Compensation £322
(County Licencing Committee, 1905-1938 Ceredigion Archives, Cards/QS/L/1)