32 Avenham Street
Became the "Duke of Windsor" after the abdication
in the late 1930's
With the "Duke of Windsor" sign over the door. Must have been post-1937.
c. 1817 Mr. ? Garth
1826 Evidence of existence in Preston Pilot 11th February 1826, re bankruptcy of Charles Ambler.
1828 Robert Preston
1829 Thomas Croft
1831 - 33 Richard Dodgson d. 21.10.1833 aged 38 years.
1833 - 34 Mrs. Dodgson - believed to be formerly Margaret Garth, see 1819 notice, below.
1838 - 41 Adam Lund d. 15.4.1841 aged 31 years. I think he'd died by
1841 -42 Alice Lund
1843 Mrs. Dobson d. 8.5.1843
1844 - 47 Henry Watson & Mrs. H. P. Watson (Auctioneer)
1849 - 54 Margaret Stewart d. 1.12.1854 aged 63 years.
1854 Mary Stewart (sister of Margaret)
1856 - 58 John Waddington d. 20.9.1858 aged 34 years
1858 - 59 Mrs. Elizabeth Waddington
1859 - 61 Elizabeth Dixon and her daughters
1864 - 65 Jonathon Pilkington
1866 - 71 Miles Dent
1873 - 75 William Sharples
1875 - 76 James Halstead
1876 - 97 Richard Moss / Sarah Moss
1897 Ellen Bailey
1897 - 1913 Frederick Yates (Owned by Levi Yates, Gentleman, St. Paul's Square)
1913 - 33 Levi Yates. - d. 26.3.1933 aged 83 years.
1936 - 40 Frederick Yates
1944 - 48 James Cross
MARRIAGE: On Tuesday last, Mr. Richard Dodgson,
to Miss Margaret Garth, both of Preston.
Lancaster Gazette 11th December 1819
CAPITAL INN AND BUILDING LAND
TO BE SOLD BY PRIVATE CONTRACT
ALL that capital INN or PUBLIC-HOUSE, called or
known by the name or sign the "GARTH'S ARMS,"
together with the Brewhouse and Outbuildings, situate
in Avenham Street, Preston, now in the possession
of Robert Preston, as tenant at will.
Preston Chronicle 16th August 1828
I think it's safe to say that this detailed list of Lots were all
the property of the late John Garth.
Preston Chronicle 12th April 1834
On Thursday 27th January, at Liverpool,
MR. GEORGE BENSON, architect, to
MRS. ALICE LUND, of the Garth's Arms, both
of this town.
Preston Chronicle 5th March 1842
Preston Chronicle 14th December 1844
IMPORTANT TO EVERY FRUGAL MAN
PRINCE OF WALES BUILDING SOCIETY
Shares £120 Subscription 10s. per month
Half Shares £60 Subscription 5s. per month
The 3rd Monthly Meeting of this Society will be
held at the GARTH'S ARMS, Avenham Street, Preston.
H.P. WATSON, Secretary
Garth's Arms, Avenham Street
Preston Chronicle 1st March 1845
Peston Chronicle 3rd January 1846
AVENHAM STREET, PRESTON
MRS. DIXON, late of the Black Bull, Cheapside,
begs to inform her Friends and the Public, that she, along
with her daughters, have taken and entered upon the
"Garth's Arms" Avenham Street, Preston, where she
purposes keeping a glass of prime home-brewed ALE,
and choice SPIRITS, and hope to receive their support,
assuring them that she will endeavour by civility and
attention to their comforts, to give every satisfaction.
N.B. Well-aired Beds.
Preston Chronicle 12th March 1859
|*1870 is the year referred to.|
Preston Herald 5th August 1876
Preston Guardian 15th February 1879
Taken from the P.N.E. Handbook of the 1898 - 99 Season
Taken from PNE Football Records Magazine up to the 1906 - 07 Season.
The advert relates to the year 1907.
Magazine provided by Ian Rigby, the Official PNE Historian
Alice Lund 25 years Publican
William Lund 1 Son d. 13.2.1841 aged 1 year 9 months
Death notice gave name as 'William Harrison Lund'. Was Alice nee Harrison?
Margaret Stewart 59 years Lic. Vict. b. Ellel
Mary Stewart 45 Sister do
John J. Stewart 57 Widower do
Jane Stewart 25 Niece do
Ann Stewart 14 Scholar / Visitor b. Scotland
Jane Burns 46 Servant b. Preston
Elizabeth Dixon 55 years Innkeeper b. Cuerden
John W(indsor) Dixon 26 Son b. Preston
Elizabeth A. Dixon 24 Daughter do
Margaret J. Dixon 21 Daughter do
Miles Dent 34 years Lic. Vict. b. Preston
Elizabeth Dent 33 Wife do
William Charles Dent 13 Son do
Miles Barton Dent 11 Son do
Thomas Dent 5 Son do
Mary Waters Dent 1 Daughter do
Richard Moss 44 years Lic.Vict. b. Preston
Sarah Moss 44 Wife do
Richard Moss 55 years Lic. Vict. b. Preston
Sarah Moss 54 Wife do
Frederick Yates 28 years Lic. Vict. b. Longridge
Levi Yates 50 Father b. Goosnargh
Mary Yates 49 Mother b. Brindle
Herbert A. Yates 20 Brother b. Longridge
Randolph Yates 16 Brother do
Florence Yates 15 Sister do