1812 John Williams
1833 Mary Booth - property owned by Richard Bolton.
1841 Edmund Boardley (Edward?)
1851 - 54 Daniel Craven
1861 Mark Houghton
1869 Joseph Noblett
1870 Barnaby Baines
1870 - 71 James Worden
Closed as a beer-house in 1871 / 72
CONVICTION UNDER THE BEER ACT
Mary BOOTH, a Retail Brewer, who keeps the sign
of the NAG'S HEAD in this town, was yesterday
convicted in the penalty of 40 shillings and costs,
for suffering tippling in her house at untimely hours.
Preston Chronicle 28th September 1833
Preston Chronicle 22nd May 1858
Windsor and Eton Express 2nd October 1858
NAG'S HEAD, FRIARGATE
MARK HOUGHTON begs to inform his
friends that he has entered upon the above
house, where he will be happy to supply his
customers with first-rate ALES and PORTER,
Wholesale or Retail.
Preston Chronicle 26th January 1861
QUOITERS AND SKITTLE PLAYERS
OF THE NAG'S HEAD, FRIARGATE.
Announces to his friends and the public that he has
prepared a first-class QUOIT and SKITTLE GROUND
behind his premises, which will be open on
WHIT-SATURDAY, May 18th, when a Copper Kettle
will be contested for in a QUOITING HANDICAP,
and several money prizes. Also, on Whit-Tuesday,
several money prizes will be given.
Prime Home-brewed Ale and Bottled Porter
always on hand.
Preston Chronicle 18th May 1861
Preston Chronicle 18th September 1861
Preston Chronicle 23rd March 1867
All persons having any CLAIMS against the
estate of the late JOSEPH NOBLETT,
beerseller, "Nag's Head" Friargate, Preston,
are to send in the same on or before Wednesday
next, the 17th inst., to 2 Lawson Street, Preston,
otherwise they will be excluded from any benefit
from the estate.
J.COUNSELL, Commission Agent
Preston Chronicle 20th March 1869
There's something odd about the dates here.
Looks like some might have missed out on their claims!
Preston Chronicle 13th November 1869
|Recognise the name? You should do - he was|
the landlord here in 1870.
Preston Chronicle 20th April 1872
Edward Boardley 25 years Brewer
Ann Boardley 25 Wife
Hannah Boardley 16 days Daughter
Daniel Craven 33 years Beerseller b. Billington
Ellen Craven 37 Wife b. Chorley
Mary Ratcliffe 17 Step-daughter b. Preston
Samuel Ratcliffe 16 Step-son do
Elizabeth Ratcliffe 14 Step-daughter do
........ Jane Ratcliffe 7 Step-daughter do
Thomas Craven 3 Son do
James Craven 8 months Son do
Mark Houghton 30 years Beerhouse Keeper b. Walton-le-dale
Ann Houghton 33 Wife b. Ormskirk
Henry Houghton 2 Son b. Preston
John Houghton 5 months Son do
Leticia Houghton 5 months Daughter do
Jas. Worden 41 years Beerseller b. Preston
Mary Worden 43 Wife do
John Partington 67 Uncle do
Ann Cross 15 Scholar / Boarder do