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Friday, 16 March 2012

THREE TUNS, North Road

274 or 275  (later 114)  North Road
Possibly known as the "Coach and Horses" for a short time.
See Auction notice dated 11/10/1834
pre - 1834               Robert Preston   d. before October 11th 1834
1834 - 37                John Fowler
1836                       Thomas Walmsley ?
1841 - 42                Mrs. Nancy Fowler
1851                       Joseph Grundy
1851 - 59                John Ingham
1859 - 71               James Southworth   d. 5.10.1871 Aged c41 years.
1871 - 77               Mrs. Elizabeth Southworth
1881 - 83               George Billington
1883                       Richard Dickinson
1884 - 92               Samuel Astley
1893 - 1901           John Shorrock (Spelt SHARROCK in Court Records)      
1902                       Cephus Higginbottom
1904                       Edward Nicholson
1907                       Robert Hudson
1910 - 11               Edward Charles Lashbrook
1913                       Henry Haworth
1917                       John Watson
1924                       Thomas Penswick
1930 - 36               James Taylor
1940                       Margaret Taylor
1944                       Sidney Winckley
DEATH:  On Monday last, Mrs. Preston, wife of
Mr. Robert Preston, of Preston, innkeeper.
Lancaster Gazette  11th April 1818 
It would seem from this advertisement, that this inn was originally called the
 "COACH AND HORSES" just as the one it replaced across the road at the
corner of High Street.
Preston Chronicle 25th October 1834
By order of the surviving Trustees
under the Will of Robert Preston,
At the house of Mr. John FOWLER, the Coach and Horses,
in Preston, by Mr. T. Threlfall, on 30th October.

ALL that valuable INN or PUBLIC HOUSE, called the
"COACH AND HORSES," situate on the north side of
North Road, together with the Brewhouse, Stable, Yard and
outbuildings behind the same, in possession of the said J. Fowler.
Together with all that Plot of Land, used as a Bowling Green,
situate next behind the said INN, communicating with Park Road
Preston Chronicle October 11th 1834
Preston Chronicle  17th July 1841
Preston Chronicle  14th October 1871
Lot 1
Lancashire Evening Post  9th November 1903
Nancy Fowler                         45 years                   Publican
Mary Fowler                           19                            Daughter
Nancy Fowler                         10                            Daughter

Joseph Grundy                        39 years                  Beer house keeper     b. Preston
Ellen Grundy                           38                           Wife                                   do
Isabella Wolfenden                 16                           House Servant                    do

James Southworth                   31 years                   Innkeeper                 b. Walton-le-dale
Elizabeth Southworth               30                            Wife                         b. Manchester
Ralph Southworth                     8                             Son                          b. Preston
John Southworth                       6                             Son                                    do

James Southworth                   41 years                   Lic. Vict.                  b. Hoghton
Elizabeth Southworth               40                            Wife                        b. Manchester
Ralph Southworth                    19                            Son                          b. Preston
John Southworth                      17                            Son                                  do
Margaret Southworth                9                             Daughter                          do
Samuel Southworth                   7                             Son                                  do
Peter Southworth                      4                             Son                                  do

George Billington                     57 years                   Publican                   b. Kirkham
Mary Billington                        54                            Wife                        b. Preston
Isabella Billington                     25                            Daughter                           do
Ann Jane Billington                  17                             Daughter                          do
George Billington                     15                             Son                                  do
George Thomas Billington         5                              Son                                  do
John Blackledge                      32 widower               Son-in-law             b. Leyland
George Blackledge                   7                              Grandson               b. Preston

Samuel Astley                         59 years                     Lic. Vict.               b. Preston
Cecilia Astley                          50                              Wife                              do
Margaret Mahoney                 24                              General Servant     b. Ireland
Elizabeth Walsh                      13                              General Servant              do

John Sharrock                        59 years - widower.   Publican                 b. Bamber Bridge
Thomas Sharrock                   31                              Son                        b. Lancaster
Agnes Sharrock                      27                              Daughter                        do
Mary F. Sharrock                   21                              Daughter                        do
Jane Sharrock                         5                               Daughter                 b. Preston

Edward Chas Lashbrook        42 years                    Lic. Vict.                b. Greenwich, Kent 
Amelia Lashbrook                  47                             Wife / Assistant      b. Preston
Edith Lily Lashbrook               9                              Daughter / Scholar  b. Fleetwood
Edward Chas Lashbrook        5                              Son / Scholar                    do
James Melling                        44                             Boarder / Joiner      b. Preston

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