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GREEN MAN METHWOLD HYTHE Index
THE HYTHE / HITHE GRIMSHOE HUNDRED FULL LICENCE -
GRIMSHOE LICENCE REGISTER taken 15th September 1794
HOGGE & SEPPINGS Setch Brewery
BULLARDS    
WATNEY MANN to closure 11.12.1975
FREEHOUSE Reopened....
Stephen & Shaunagh Bliss From July 2004
Licensees :  
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WILLIAM ROLFE 1794
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ROBERT SPINKS 1836 - 1846
MARY SPINKS (68) 1851 - 1853
ROBERT SPINKS (junior 1854)
& dealer
1854 - 1883
ROBERT SPINKS senior 1885 - 1886
Mrs MARY ANN THOMPSON 1888 - 1892
ROBERT SMITH 1896 - 1904
JOHN ERNEST COOPER 1908
WILLIAM HARROD 1912 - 1956
FRANK ALBERT WILLETT 02.05.1956
DONALD SEAMAN 1964 - 1975
THOMAS HORTON. 1975 
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STEPHEN & SHAUNAGH BLISS 07.2004 -
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Thanks to Paula Howes for the update 01.11.02

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Thanks to Clifford Flogdell for added information on the licensees.
See :-
METHWOLD INNS & INNKEEPERS
1836 to 1970
by Cliff Flogdell

© Cliff Flogdell 2003


Closed by Watney Mann in 1975.
Reopened as a freehouse; selling Greene King Ales and guest beers by 1985. Then advertised as skilfully restored in the 1970's'.

New kitchen and non-smoking dining area
installed by 2005.

Awarded an entry in the CAMRA 2007 Good Beer Guide.