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Saturday, 25 February 2012

MILL TAVERN, North Road

MILL TAVERN
59 & 60 North Road
later  187 North Road
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MINE HOSTS:
1841                      Adam Crouley
1851                      James Naylor
1853                      William Naylor
1860 - 61               William Wilkinson
1869 - 70               Ellen and Mary Milner
1870                      Isabella Harrison
1871                      Ellen Milner
1875                      Robert Milner
1875                      Robert Billington
1875 - 79              William Peter Cutts   [Catts]
1879                      Sarah Jolly - widow
1880                      Mary Cutts
1880 - 81              Elias Eccles
1882                      William Battersby
1883 - 84              George Dearden
1884                      George Wilson
1885                      James Fargin
1885                      George Clayton
1886                      William Barnes
1886                      William Crook
1886                      Elizabeth Treadwell
1887                      Elizabeth Fell   -  I believe this woman is the same as Elizabeth Treadwell.
1888                      Sarah Allinson
1888 - 93               James Bingham
1893                       Mary Jane Bingham
1893 - 96               Mary Ann Clayton
1897 - 1913           Evan Tomlinson
1917 - 24               John Breakell
1926 - 27               Angelina Bickell   (Is this a coincidence?  Breakell / Bickell)
1932                      John Frankland
1936   NO MENTION
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Preston Chronicle  11th June 1870
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PRESTON LICENSED VICTUALLERS & BEER
SELLERS PROTECTION ASSOCIATION -

A Special General Meeting of the above association
was held at the Mill Tavern, North Road, on Wednesday,
to discuss the propriety of subscribing towards the
guaranteed fund required from the Corporation for the
Royal Agricultural Society's show, to be held in Preston
in 1877. Mr. John Leaver was in the chair. After some
little discussion on the question, the sum of £15 was 
unanimously voted to the fund.
Preston Chronicle  26th February 1876
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ASSAULTING A MOTHER
Thomas Seddon was charged with assaulting his
mother, Sarah Jolly, landlady of the Mill Tavern, 
North Road.

For some time back the prisoner had been living 
at the expense of his mother, and had not worked to 
maintain himself. On Thuesday night last he went
home the worse for frink, and was remonstrated with
by Mrs. Jolly, telling him that that sort of thing would
not do, and that he must have better conduct. Seddon
rished at her, pushed her about, and struck her several
times in the face. She said she did not want to punish the
prisoner, but wanted him to promise not to go near her
agaiu, or annoy her. He was discharged with Mrs. Jolly
paying all the expenses,
Preston Chronicle  12th July 1879
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CENSUS RETURNS
1861
William Wilkinson                57 years                Cotton Sizer             b. Downham
Betty Wilkinson                   57                          Beerseller                          ?
James Wilkinson                  30                          Son  /  Brewer         b. Blackburn
Sarah Ann Wilkinson           20                          Daughter                             do
William Thomas Wilkinson   15                          Son                                     do
Thomas Hindle                     84                         Father-in-law            b. Rishton

1871
Thomas Milner                    78 years                 Head                        b. Sowerby
Margaret Milner                  68                          Wife                         b. Woodplumpton
Ellen Milner                         45                          Daughter/Beerseller  b. Sowerby
Mary Milner                        40                          Daughter                           do
Joseph Milner                      21                          Son                          b. Preston
Richard Milner                    19                          Son                                   do

1881
Elias Eccles                         40 years                Brewer's labourer      b. Westby
Isabella Eccles                     43                        Wife                          b. Marton
John Eccles                          17                        Son                           b. Lytham
Elizabeth Eccles                    13                        Daughter                   b. Preston
Ellen Eccles                          11                        Daughter                           do

1891
James Bingham                    55 years                Cotton Weaver         b. Ireland
Mary J. Bingham                  32                         Daughter/Beerseller          do
Susan Bingham                     31                         Daughter                  b. Preston
High Bingham                       28                         Son                                  do

1901
Evan Tomlinson                   29 years                 Beerseller                 b. Preston
Elizabeth Tomlinson             25                          Wife                                  do
John Tomlinson                     2                           Son                                   do

1911
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