Elephant & Castle



Elephant & Castle,  Ketley;  St.Georges.

One time a 'Wrekin Brewery' house.



A new building replaced the original "Seven Stars" on the site,
in the 80s. this was renamed "Twenties" and then  "Elephant & Castle" in the early 1990s.  Closed and converted into an Indian restaurant circa. 2005.
 




  
  


      Licensee
            2003    Anne Janina LAVILL






ELEPHANT & CASTLE     Stafford St.    St Georges.

  Website    www.elecastle.co.uk

                               



 










RETURN OF LICENSED HOUSES IN THE PETTY SESSIONAL DIVISION OF SHIFNAL 1896
1.Name.Elephant & Castle. 2.Place. St Georges. 3.Date of Visit. 1 Aug 1896.
4.Nature of Licence,  Alehouse 7 days. 5.When Granted.  Not known but before 1849.
 6.Owner & Occupier Annie SWIFT. Number of changes within past five years, 1.
7.Rateable value  £20-8s.  8.Accommodation.  5 rooms downstairs and 6 up.
 9.Stabling. For 4 horses.
10.Condition of Buildings. House in fair condition, stabling requires new cratches.
11.Nature of Trade. Mining & works. 12.Proximity to other Licensed Houses.  About 50 yards. 13.Proximity to Dwelling Houses. Adjoining.
 14.Position of House with regard to Police Control. In town, near Police Station.
15.Date & Nature of Proceedings. Sept 1 1893, drunk on his own licenced premises,
fined 10/-, costs 5/-, not against present owner. 


     Some licensees
        1861        John BOORE.  (Census & HHD)
        1891        Mrs Sarah BOORE (KD)
        1895        Mrs Annie BOORE  (KD)
        1896        Annie SWIFT (PSR)
        1902        Francis SWIFT (occupier), Annie SWIFT (owner), (SRB),  Rateable value  £29.15s.
        1905        Annie SWIFT (Mrs) (KD)
        1909        Enoch MARRINGTON (KD)
        1917        Ralph ROCKINGHAM (KD)   
        1929/34/37/41  Walter PENDERED (KD)
        1956        Isaiah HAYWARD  (ER)
        1966        Harold GRIFFIN (ER)
        2003        Mike CASHMORE.

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