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Saturday, 28 January 2012

BARLEY MOW, 1 Cable Street / Lower Pitt Street

BARLEY MOW
1 Cable Street / 27 Lower Pitt Street
(later 94 Pitt Street)
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MINE HOSTS:
1825                 Henry Jemson
1829                 In the 1828 / 29 Pigot and Co Trade Directory, there was a 'Retail Brewer'
                         at No 1 Cable Street called James Akers. No name of house given.
                                                             - also, see below advert dated 25.6.1831 -
1838 - 41         Thomas Rogerson (Brewer)
1843                 James Rigg
1851 - 71         John Cowell
1873 - 91         David Stott
1891 - 95         William Rhodes
1895 - 97        Mary Stott  (owner of property)
1897 - 1900    John Thomas Rothwell
1900 - 01        James Fletcher
1901               Sidney Howarth
1902               Richard Harrison
1904 - 05       Thomas Thompson
1907               Ernest Jones
1910               Robert Lever
1911 - 22.12.1913    Thomas Foster     -  Believed to have closed on the 16th December 1912
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TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION
At the house of Hugh Margerison, the Black Bull, Friargate, Preston.

ALL that well-established WHOLESALE and RETAIL BREWERY, and
other premises, known by the name of "Cable-street Brewery" consisting of an 
excellent Brewhouse, with Pumps therein, and other necessary conveniences.
There is an excellent vault about 10 yards long; and now in the possession of
 James Akers as tenant thereof.
Preston Chronicle  25th June 1831
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Preston Chronicle  8th January 1853
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Burnley Express  3rd September 1902
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 Lancashire Evening Post  24th May 1906
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 Lancashire Evening Post  8th August 1906
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 Nor sure why the heading is 'Longridge Property Withdrawn'
Lancashire Evening Post   6th June 1907
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Lancashire Evening Post  9th July 1907
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 Lancashire Evening Post  11th September 1907
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 Lancashire Evening Post  3rd February 1908
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 Lancashire Evening Post  15th May 1908
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 Lancashire Evening Post  27th July 1908
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 Lancashire Evening Post  2nd October 1909
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 Lancashire Evening Post   5th October 1909
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 Manchester Courier  1st April 1913
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TO BE LET:  the premises formerly known as
the 'BARLEY MOW INN' Pitt Street, Preston.
Suitable for a club or model lodging house;
good stabling. Apply: Drury Whitehead & Co.,
Solicitors, 12 Winckley Street, Preston. 
August 1913
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CENSUS RETURNS
1851
John Cowell                       40 years                         Publican                    b. St. Michaels
Grace Cowell                     31                                  Wife                         b. Garstang
George Cowell                    6                                   Son                                    do
May (Mary?)Cowell           4                                   Daughter                   b. Preston
Elizabeth Cowell                  1                                  Daughter                             do
Margaret Etherington          15                                  Servant                     b.   ?   Garstang?
Ann Singleton                     32                                  Servant                     b.   ?

1861
John Cowell                      50 years                  Licensed Victualler     b. St. Michaels
Grace Cowell                    48                                  Wife                          b. Garstang
George Cowell                  16                                   Son                                   do
Mary Cowell                     14                                   Daughter                  b. Preston
Anne Cowell                       9                                   Daughter                           do
Grace Cowell                      4                                   Daughter                           do
John Cowell                        1                                   Son                                   do
                   - I have a note that Grace snr. was nee Schofield -

1871
John Cowell                     50 years                           Licensed Vivtualler    b. St. Michaels
Grace Cowell                   52                                    Wife                         b. Garstang
Ann Cowell                      19                                    Daughter                   b. Preston
Grace Cowell                   12                                    Daughter                           do
         - lots of queries for the family historian here!  Of course there could be some errors of my own, as well.  Something needs checking!

1891
David Stott                      51 years                            Licensed Victualler   b. Rochdale
Mary Stott                       52                                     Wife                                  do
Emma Stott                      29                                     Daughter                           do

1901
James Fletcher                 45 years                           Licensed Victualler     b. Rochdale
Ellen Fletcher                   35                                    Wife                                  do
John Fletcher                   12                                    Son                                    do
Joseph Fletcher                10                                    Son                                   do
Priscilla Fletcher                5                                     Daughter                            do

1911
Thomas Foster                60 years                            Publican                     b. Preston
Mary Ellen Foster            35                                     Wife                                 do
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