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Tuesday, 28 February 2012

NEW HARBOUR INN, Spring Street

NEW HARBOUR INN
1 and 2 Spring Street (now Bow Lane)
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MINE HOSTS:
1869                       Richard Breakell
1871                       Edward Wilson
1876                       George Isaac Willacy
1876                       William Dyson
1877                       Thomas Clarkson
1878                       Thomas Carter    (could this be synonymous with Clarkson, above?)
1878                        Martin Nolan
1881 - 87                James McFarlane
1887 - 88                William Travis
1888 - 91                William Dawson
1891 - 92                Joseph Swarbrick  (See notes below)
1892 - 96                Thomas Turner
1896 - 1907            Henry McCartney
1910                       Thomas Turner
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Joseph Swarbrick was born in Preston on 20th February 1851, a son of Joseph and Elizabeth [Moulding]Swarbrick and before taking over the "New Harbour Inn" he had worked as a joiner. He had married Mary Agnes Swarbrick - to whom he was not related - in 1880; the couple did not have any children. By the time of the 1901 census he was back working as a joiner.                                                         Notes contributed by Dave Swarbrick [no relation]  - Thank you.
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CENSUS RETURNS
1871
Edward Wilson                   71 years                    Beerseller                 b. Bretherton
Emmanuel Wilson                32                             Son                          b. Preston
Elizabeth Wilson                  29                             Daughter (in-law?)    b. Haslingden
Edward Wilson                     4                              Grandson                 b. Euxton
George Wilson                      1                              Grandson                 b. Preston

1881
James McFarlane                37 years                     Beerseller                 b. Ireland
Elizabeth McFarlane            37                              Wife                        b. Preston

1891
Joseph Swarbrick               40 years                     Beerseller                 b. Preston
Mary Agnes Swarbrick       37                              Wife                                  do

1901
Henry McCartney               41 years                    Beerseller                  b. Bacup
Nancy McCartney              42                              Wife                         b. Preston
Elizabeth Shilds McCartney 15                              Daughter                            do
Melia Rany McCartney       11                              Daughter                            do
Martha McCartney              8                               Daughter                            do
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  1. Joseph Swarbrick was born in Preston on 20th February 1851, a son of Joseph and Elizabeth [Moulding]Swarbrick and before taking over the New Harbour Inn he had worked as a joiner. He had married Mary Agnes Swarbrick - to whom he was not related - in 1880; the couple did not have any children. By the time of the 1901 census he was back working as a joiner.

    Dave Swarbrick [no relation]

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