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RECRUITING SERGEANT Gt. YARMOUTH R index
33 ALMA ROAD
TRINITY PLACE
NELSON WARD BEERHOUSE
later FULL LICENCE
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Gt. YARMOUTH LICENCE REGISTERS Y/CJ/31 & Y/CJ/32 ( February 1903 - February 1953 ) & PS 18/14/2 ( 1953 - 1973 ) & PS 18/14/3 ( 1973 - 1980 )
SAMUEL B. FLAXMAN of Gt. Yarmouth ( selling Lacons ales in 1905 )
STEWARD & PATTESON   
WATNEY MANN     
BRENT WALKER   
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Licensees :
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SAMUEL SEAGO 1857 - 1858
Fine of 5s on Monday 26th January 1857 for having persons inside the house drinking at 30 minutes after Saturday midnight and refusing to admit a policeman.
Informed that the full penalty for refusing to admit the police was £5 or 3 months' imprisonment.
Monday 27th January 1858 - Fine of 5s for having house open the previous day at illegal hours.
WILLIAM WADE
& shopkeeper & fish curer.
1860  - * 1888
Fine of 5s on 14th May 1860 for allowing out of hours consumption.
Fine of 5s on 15th September 1862 for having house open at illegal hours on Sunday 14th September 1862
SAMUEL CRISP WADE by 1903
FREDERICK CRANE 07.04.1908 
ALBERT JAMES BLAND 06.02.1912
WILLIAM GEORGE ELLETT 05.01.1926
ELIZA ELLETT
( Mrs Eliza Elliott 1933 )
06.11.1928
CHARLES SMALLY ATKINSON 22.10.1940
ETHEL VICTORIA ATKINSON 09.12.1947
ALBERT JACK POWLEY 30.06.1953
WILFRED BERTIE KELLER 22.04.1958
BERNARD FREDERICK SCHOFIELD 18.07.1974
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William Wade was fined `the usual 5s' on Monday 14th May 1860 for having house open and permitting persons to be drinking therein at an illegal hour on the previous morning.

The Norfolk Chronicle of 20th September 1862 reported that William Wade, of the Recruiting Sergeant beerhouse, was ordered to put 5s in the poor box for having the house open on Sunday 14th September, during divine service, with persons drinking within.


Run as a beer retail and general store in early 1900's.

Damaged by enemy action during WWII - no date given.

Full licence granted 10.03.1950

Trading as the RECRUIT by early 2000's.