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Thursday, 15 March 2012

TAYLOR'S ARMS, Fylde Road

TAYLOR'S ARMS
185  (later 50)  Fylde Road 
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Occasionally referred to as"TAILORS' ARMS"
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At one point I wasn't sure where the Taylor's Arms was. Now I know it is at
point 'B' at the corner of Bedford Street.
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Whether the place marked 'A' was a beerhouse, I now doubt.
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MINE HOSTS:
1838                      Joseph Livesey
1853                      John Wilson
1861 - 70              Joseph Higham
1870 - 85              Thomas Johnson
1885 - 89              Barnaby Johnson
1889 - 95              Ellen Johnson
1895 - 96              James Becconsall
1896 - 99              Robert Moxham
August 30th 1899  Licence Refused - reason unknown.
1901                      Richard Hall
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TAYLOR'S ARMS BEERHOUSE,
FYLDE ROAD and BEDFORD sTREET.
THE SALE of the above PROPERTY previously
advertised for Thursday 24th January 1889,
will not take place.
W.A. & R. ASCROFT, Solicitors
35 Winckley Square, Preston.
Preston Chronicle 12th January 1889
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CENSUS RETURNS
1861
Joseph Higham                    33 years                   Joiner/Beerhouse Keeper  b.Bartle
Mary Ann Higham               35                            Wife                                 b. Goosnargh

1871
Thomas Johnson                  41 years                   Beerseller                         b. Hesketh Bank
Betsy Johnson                      49                            Wife                                b. Preston
Mary Johnson                      20                            Daughter                          b. North Meols
Barnaby Johnson                 17                             Son                                 b. Preston
Betsy Calvert                       84                            Mother-in-law                           do
Thomas Calvert                   54                             Ale Brewer                               do

1881
Thomas Calvert                   50 years                   Beerhouse Keeper           b. Hesketh Bank
Betsy Johnson                     59                            Wife                                b. Preston

1891
Ellen Johnson                      37 years - widow.     Lic. Vict.                         b. Preston
Betty Robinson                   69                             Mother                                    do

1901
Richard Hall                       43 years                    Manager at Public House  b. Whittle-le-Woods
Sarah Hall                          40                             Wife                                            do
Sarah Elizabeth Hall            11                             Daughter                          b. Darwen
Mary Ellen Hall                    9                              Daughter                                  do
William Hall                         7                              Son                                          do
Ada Hall                              2                              Daughter                                  do
Robert Hall                          5                              Son                                          do
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