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Details of pub: Maesbangor Arms, Capel Bangor / Capel Bangor

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OS Grid Ref: SN6619980194
Opened: c.      
Closed: open 2017       Type: Pub
Notes: 1851 Census
James Evans, farmer
1861 Census
Enos S Williams, Blacksmith and publican
1871 Census
Enos S Williams
1875
licensee: Enos S. Williams (Worrall’s Directory, 1875)

1878
Marriage of Miss Bonsall and Col. Lloyd Phillips "On Friday (yesterday) a dinner was provided for about fifty of the poor of the neighbourhood, when. Mrs Williams, of the Tynllidiart Arms, catered in a manner that did her great credit. " AO 24 Aug 1878

1881 Census
Abraham Owen, Lead miner and Innkeeper

1886
Lic: Eliza Harvey - see att.
1891 Census
Mary W Edwards Innkeeper
1892
Temp(?) transfer of licence from M A Edwards to Elizabeth James CN 28 Oct 1892

1893
Lic. Elizabeth James - see att

1896
Mrs. Harvey, of the Dyffryn Castell Hotel, applied for a transfer of the licence of the Maesbangor Arms from Mr. Abraham Owen to herself; CN 1 Jan 1896

1901 Census
Elizabeth James Innkeeper
1905
Petty Sessions: Llanbadarn Fawr; number on list: 12; name of premises: Maesbangor; Parish / Place: Penllwyn; Licensee: James, Elizabeth; owner or tenant : tenant; registered owner : City Brewery, Litchfield; free or tied: tied; tied to: City Brewery; type of licence: full; on or off licence: on; number of licenced days per week: 6. (1905 list)
1911 Census
Mrs E James Innkeeper
1950s
Maesbangor Arms, Anon, public house, Capel Bangor, (Anon, Aberystwyth, Where Sunshine Awaits you , p. 46, (1950s), advert)

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Map:

Maesbangor near Capel Bangor, 6 inch map, 1904

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Maesbangor near Capel Bangor, 25 inch map, 1905

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Newspaper:

Auction notice

Date: 1919

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Acquitted for open after hours

Date: 1893

Newspaper:

Morphia plus alcohol?

Date: 1886

Newspaper:

Auction of various licensed properties

Date: 1919