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BRIDGE ROAD
BRIDGE END
CLACKCLOSE HUNDRED FULL LICENCE CLOSED 15.11.1967
CLACKCLOSE REGISTER taken 1st September 1794 & CLACKCLOSE LICENCE REGISTERS PS 7/4/1 & PS 7/4/2 (1917 - 1949)
BRIDGE REEVES of Downham Market
A B HALL Ltd of Ely
HALL CUTLACK & HARLOCK 02 Feb 1931
STEWARD & PATTESON to closure
Licensees :
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? 1743
WILLIAM WALTER 1794
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GEORGE FULLER 1822
WILLIAM VESEY 1830
JOHN CAPURN BROWN 1836 - 1839
JOHN JOHNSON senior 1845 - 1846
ANN DAMES 1850
JOSEPH LITTLE GACHES ( 53 ) 1851
MEDWELL ROSE 1854
HENRY BARTON 1861
WILLIAM TOWSON 1865 - 1875
WILLIAM KENNEY 1879 - 1896
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WILLIAM WATTS
age 67 in 1911
by 1911
SARAH WRIGHT 13.10.1919
FRANK WALDEN 09.01.1922
GEORGE HENRY McGRADY 08.01.1923
WILLIAM CHARLES PARSONAGE 07.01.1924
ALBERT ERNEST WILSHIRE 16.07.1928
WILFRED JORDAN 04.01.1932
FRANK PRYCE 10.07.1933
JAMES ROBERT WARD 09.04.1934
GUY CYRIL TITFORD 07.01.1935
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16 July 1743 : To be Lett at DOWNHAM-BRIDGE in Norfolk where the BUTTER-MARKET is kept.
A large and commodious PUBLICK HOUSE with a good brewhouse , two Stables, and several Warehouses together with the Tolls of the said Bridge

26th March 1791 : PUBLICK HOUSE & TOLL Top Be Lett. Premises to be entered 5th April 1791.

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Stood at the opposite end of the bridge from the toll house.
Owned by the Bridge Reeves.

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Advertised to let for 7 years, April 1804. Then in the occupation of Messrs. Herbert & Hogg. `Also with the tolls of Downham Bridge'.

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Appears to be trading as a beerhouse from c1892.

Closed 1967 By S&P as being uneconomic.
55¼ barrels sold in year prior to closure.

Licence surrendered.