Omnibus


OMNIBUS,    Holyhead Road,   Oakengates.


One time a 'Wrekin Brewery' house.

Re-named "The Hare & Hounds" 1990s. 




                                 

  Isiah Willets,  c.1890s 


 
                                                                                           c. 1950

 

 RETURN OF LICENSED HOUSES IN THE PETTY SESSIONAL DIVISION OF WELLINGTON 1896

 1. Name.  Omnibus.  

2. Place.   New Road, Oakengates. 

 3. Date of visit.  24 July 1896.

 4. Nature of licence.  Alehouse 7 days.  5. When granted. Not known but before 1820.

  6. Owner Sir T Meyrick, Apley Castle, Wellington.   Occupier  Isiah Willetts.    No.of changes (last 5 years). One. 

  7. Rateable value.  £15-15s    8. Accommodation.  5 rooms downstairs and 5 up.  

9. Stabling. for 4 horses.

10. Condition of buildings. Stables requires cratch, manger and stalls cleaning and lime-washing.

11. Nature of trade. Mining, Ironworks & Roadside. 

12. Proximity to licensed houses. 100 yards.   13. Proximity to dwelling houses.  50 yards.


14. Distance from Police control. About 1/4 mile to police station.  


15. Date of proceedings. None.  

16. General remarks.  None.

    Some licensees.

            1861      Benjamin BROXTON Grocer, Cheese Factor & Innkeeper. (census).

            1871      John TEAGUE  Innkeeper. (census).

            1881      John TEAGUE  Innkeeper & Farmer (census).

            1891      John TEAGUE  Farmer & Publican (census).

            1895      Isaiah WILLETS (KD)

            1896      Isaiah WILLETTS, owner Sir Thomas MEYRICK, Apley Castle (PSR).

            1909      John William ELCOCK (KD)

            1913      Samuel HYDE (KD)

            1917      Charles RUSSELL (KD)

            1929-51 Bentham Henry ROWLEY (KD)

            1951-56 Laurence A. WILLIAMS  (ER)

            1956      Howard TAYLOR

            1957-66 Ronald FROOM.

            1964      Lucy M JESSE (WD)

            1966      Lucy M. JESSE / Stanley T WOOLLEY (ER)

            2002      Daniel FLETCHER (As "Hare & Hounds")

            2003      Ian BARTON (As "Hare & Hounds")

 

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Henry Pope,
8 Mar 2016, 11:55
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