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KING STREET
St. CUTHBERT
THETFORD BOROUGH BEERHOUSE CLOSED 02.02.1922
GRIMSHOE LICENCE REGISTER PS 14/5/1 (1926 - 1954) & THETFORD LICENCE REGISTER PS 14/5/2 (1921 - 1965)
BIDWELL & Co  
Licensees :
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SAMUEL HAMBLING 1822 - 1830
JAMES HAMBLING 1836
FREDERICK COOPER 1839
WILLIAM PENTENY junior
Died  Monday 20th October 1845, following a fall the previous day, at the Castle Hill.
1845
Mrs HONOR PENTENY 1846
HENRY CRACKNELL
age 48 in 1851
1850 - 1858
WILLIAM BURNHAM *1861
GEORGE HENRY DEEKS 1863 - 1865
HENRY WILLIAM STEARN
Bankrupt April 1869
1868 - 1869
EPHRAIM KNIGHTS
& butcher
1872 - 1908
WALTER KNIGHTS by 1912
to closure



The CHEQUER was offered June 1750, for Immediate Let or For Sale - Cheap. With good Brewhouse, large Stables, a Garden and all Conveniences for keeping a pack of Hounds.
Location given as in the Market Place, which suggests an earlier location to the Chequers found in King Street from the 1800's.


Priscilla Hambling, wife of Samuel Hambling, died Monday 22nd January 1827, aged 62.


Valued 25.07.1889 at £300 -
Including a Slaughter House & Stock Pens.

Referred for Compensation 13th March 1921