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Details of pub: New Inn, Cwmerfyn / Cwm-erfyn

Other names:
OS Grid Ref: SN6987982902
Opened: c.      
Closed: 1917       Type: Pub
Summary: Some possible confusion of place names, as references to New Inn Trefeurig also found. 1887 Llanbadarn Brewster sessions only lists one New Inn in the division, in Cwmerfyn.

Notes: 1875
licensee: Rebecca Mason (Worrall’s Directory, 1875) (under Trefeurig?)

" licence was transferred from Rebecca Jones, New Inn, Cwmerfin, to John Thomas, the proprietor. " CN 31 Aug 1877

Six days' licenses granted to E Thomas
Llanbadarn Fawr Petty Sessions, The Cambrian News and Merionethshire Standard, 1st September 1882

Inquest held on Elizabeth Jones, Cwmerfin. AO 24 March 1883

"DEATH. We regret to record the death of Mrs. Thomas, New Inn, Cwmerfin, which took place on Tuesday last week, after a long illness. " WGWWA 27 July 1899

Marriage of Miss Margaret Jane Morgan, New Inn

Petty Sessions: Llanbadarn Fawr; number on list: 11; name of premises: New Inn; Parish / Place: Trefeirig; Licensee: Thomas, John; owner or tenant : owner ; registered owner : John Thomas; free or tied: Free; tied to: [blank]; type of licence: full; on or off licence: [blank]; number of licenced days per week: 6. (1905 list)
"All the licences were renewed, except New Inn, Cwmerfyn, which was adjourned to February 24th and the police were instructed to object on the ground of redundancy, the licensee. Mr D. W. James, having left for Colorado." CN 11 Feb 1916

Licensee Mrs Margaret Jane Williams (formerly James. Mr James died a year before)

Closed, Compensation £53
(County Licencing Committee, 1905-1938 Ceredigion Archives, Cards/QS/L/1)

Additional information


Cwmerfyn, 25 inch, 1905



List of licences granted at Llanbadarn, 1887

Date: 1887


Compensation hearing for the New Inn

Date: 1917