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Details of pub: Melbourne Stores, AberystwythOther names: Melbourne HouseAddress/Location:
16 Pier Street OS Grid Ref:
c. 1860 Closed:
NOT KNOWN Type:
Mr Edward Cole carried on business as a grocer and wine-merchant at Melbourne House 'for many years' (obituary, 1916)
The licence of the Melbourne Stores was transferred from Mr. Edward Cole to Mr. Thomas William Garner.
Cambrian News 9.1.1880
Licence transferred to Henry Owen AO 12 May 1883 (Henry Owen ran the Pier Hotel, further up Pier Street)