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GRIMSHOE HUNDRED BEERHOUSE CLOSED c1920
BIDWELLS  ( House owned by Samuel Henry Winfield of Stoke Ferry in 1885/6 )
Licensees :
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JOSEPH FLATT
( 56 )
& farmer 18 acres
1851
ROBERT W FLATT 1854 - 1865
JOHN HOWES
& pig dealer
1868 - 1897
BEATRICE & ARTHUR W. HOWES 1898 - 1920

Thanks to Paula Howes for the update 01.11.02

With thanks to Clifford Flogdell for added information on the licensees.
See :-
METHWOLD INNS & INNKEEPERS
1836 to 1970

by Cliff Flogdell

© Cliff Flogdell 2003

Last mentioned when Bidwells was purchased by E. C. Quilter 1st April 1905.

Beatrice & Arthur Howes are given at an un-named beerhouse in 1908 and 1916.

Arthur Howes served in the army with the Suffolk Regiment, taking part in operations in India and in South Africa ( Boer War ), leaving his wife Beatrice to run the house in the early 1900's.