30 - 32 (later 61 - 63) Berry Street
1849 Adelaide Curle (Property owned by John Bamber)
1851 John Bamber
1853 - 57 William Sharples
1860 - 65 Mary Sharples
1865 Henry Eccles
1867 - 91 John Hobson d. 16.11.1891
1891 - 95 Ann Hobson
1895 - 1901 Thomas Finch
1901 - 10 John Hobson
1913 - 17 Nathan Rickard
1926 - 27 Mary Gorton
1932 - 36 Albert Fielding
1940 John Kerwin
1944 - 48 Stephen Allison
SALE BY AUCTION
On the 9th July 1874
ALL that well-accustomed INN or Public House, called or known
by the sign of "THE BUSH INN," with Stables, Brewhouse, and
Outbuildings thereto, situate on the east side of Berry Street, now
in the occupation of John Hobson.
The house is well built, spacious, and commodious, and is well
situate and adapted for carrying on an extensive business. The
premises are freehold, and will be sold subject to a yearly ground rent of £3 3s. 5d
Preston Chronicle 27th June 1874
UNRESERVED SALE OF HIGH-CLASS HOMERS
Instructions have been received from the Executors of the
late Mr. John Hobson, to sell by Auction, at the Central
Buildings, Lancaster Road, on Saturday next, December
5th 1891, at 4pm, the whole of the Valuable Lot of
HOMING PIGEONS consisting of 50 Birds, containing
the strains of Messrs. Harris, Gits, Gibson, Spider,
Barker, Allan, and others; also all the Loft Fittings,
Homing Baskets, &c., &c.
Catalogues may be had at the Bush Inn, Berry Street.
DEATH - On the 5th inst., at the Bush Inn,
Berry Street, Thomas Edward, infant son
of John and Ann Hobson, aged 7 months.
Preston Chronicle 14th January 1882
|Preston Chronicle 11th July 1874|
|Preston Chronicle 27th June 1874|
|Preston Chronicle 21st November 1891|
Taken from PNE Football Records Magazine up to the 1906 - 07 Season.
The advert relates to the year 1907.
Magazine provided by Ian Rigby, the Official PNE Historian
Mary Sharples 60 years Innkeeper b.
Elloner Sharples 23 Daughter b.
John Hobson 43 years Innkeeper b. Manchester
Elizabeth Hobson 50 Wife do
John Hobson 53 years Lic. Vict. b. Manchester
Ann Hobson 27 Wife do
John Hobson 1 Son b. Preston
Alice Davis 84 Mother b. Manchester
John Hobson 63 years Publican b. Manchester
Ann Hobson 37 Wife do
John Hobson 11 Son b. Preston
Edward Hobson 2 Son do
Gladys Hobson 1 month Daughter do
Martha Hobson ? 58 Mother ?? b. Sheffield
Martha Hobson 22 Sister ?? do
Could these last two be related to Ann Hobson? Needs some checking.
Thomas Finch 48 years Publican b. Preston
Margaret Finch 50 Wife do
Ann Finch 25 Daughter do
William F. Finch 14 Son do
Mary Finch 10 Daughter do
John Hobson 31 years Publican b. Preston