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Details of pub: Hope and Anchor, AberystwythOther names: Address/Location:
Little Darkgate Street (now East Gate) OS Grid Ref:
NOT KNOWN Type:
On the list of premises which were provided with water by the Aberystwyth Improvement Commissioners, 1837. Occupier / Landlord: John Morris, 17 Little Darkgate Street (Ceredigion Archives)
Licensee: Lloyd, Mary
Slater’s Directory, 1868
licensee: Mary Lloyd, 22 Little Darkgate Street
source: Post Office directory, 1871
Hope and Anchor, David Jenkins, Inn and Public House, Little Darkgate Street, Aberystwyth, (Worrall’s Directory, 1875)
New licence granted to Mr Hughes, after Jenkins lost it due to drunkenness. see att
The Bench granted a temporary transfer of the Hope and Anchor Inn from Evan Morgan to Thomas Breese.
Cambrian News 5.5.1882
Albert Fear, Hope and Anchor, 1 Little Darkgate Street
Kelly's trade directory, 1884
An application for the transfer of the license of the Hope and Anchor, Little Darkgate-street, to Mr Frank Fear from his son, was adjourned for a week. Some difficulty seems to have arisen in the matter owing to the fact that Mr Fear held a game license, and it is not legal for these two licenses to be vested in one person. AO 7 Feb 1885
not on 1905 list