13 Savoy Street / 13 Red Cross Street
1838 - 53 William Houghton
1861 Thomas Houghton
1869 - 71 Jane Hodgson - 9.10.1870, fined 40s + costs for breaching the Sunday Act.
Recorded on licence. Has already left the premises.
1871 Thomas Wignall
1871 - 72 Robert Hodgson
ROBERT HODGSON, of the "TOM BOWLING"
off Savoy Street, was objected to, on the grounds
of non-residence. A person holding a licence for the
sale of beer should actually reside upon the premises
for which the licence was granted.
Hodgson said he had made arrangements to reside
on the premises. Formerly the house was not large
enough for the entire family, but now the owner of
the property had arranged to increase it by adding
the adjoining house. Under the new arrangement
he would pay £26 per year, and would be the actual
The Magistrates refused the licence.
Preston Chronicle 5th October 1872
Thomas Houghton 22 years Beerseller b. Preston
Catherine Houghton 25 Wife b. Much Hoole
Thomas Wignall 33 years Beerseller b. Longton
Sarah Wignall 24 Wife b. Preston