N.B. Some pubs do not appear on the maps as we do not have a definite location for them.
Details of pub: Volk's Family and Commercial Temperance Hotel, St DogmaelsOther names: Address/Location:
10 Castle Street OS Grid Ref:
SN1783645705 probably Opened:
after 1896 Type:
Location based on current numbering
By 1901 Sophia Volk was listed as a Confectioner and a Widow (her husband was a confectioner. Presumably took over the business)Notes:
Listed in advertisment as local address for an insurance agent.
"MARRIAGES. VOLK—DENMAN.—On the 10th inst., at Mount Zion Baptist Chapel, in this town, by the Rev. George Hughes, Mr. Earnest Volk grocer, baker, &c., Temperance Hotel, Cardigan, to Harriet, eldest daughter of Mr. Denman 36 Pall Mall, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire." Cgn Obs 15 Oct 1887
"GEORGE EADON, (From Messrs. Broadwood & Sons, London), PIANOFORTE TUNER, and MUSICAL INSTRUMENT DEALER, 11, GORSE LANE, SWANSEA. BEGS to INFORM THE musical public that he will PAY CARDIGAN another visit on or about the 23rd of Angast. All orders may be left at Mrs. Volk's, Temperance Hotel, 10, Castle-street, Cardigan, or sent to the above address." Cgn Obs 29 Sept 1888
1891 Census, 10 Castle St, St Dogmells
Sophia Volk, M, 58 Temperance Hotel Keeper + 2 grandsons. (No 12 is occ by Mary Harries, an innkeeper)
Volk's Family and Commercial Temperance Hotel, Cardigan. Bill Form (handwritten notes on reverse)
Ceredigion Archives, ADX/133/63