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Melvilles 1858 Directory of Kent.

Public Houses in Leigh

LEIGH, a village and parish, four miles west from Tunbridge, and six miles south from Sevenoaks. The population in 1851 was 1,161. The church of St. Mary is an ancient edifice. The living is a vicarage; patron and incumbent, Rev. Thomas May.

POST-OFFICE. - John Humphrey, Receiver. Letters arrive from Tunbridge, which
is also the nearest Money Order Office.

GENTRY.

Bailey, Thomas, Esq., Hale place
Combs, Henry Jamesj Esq., Hollanden
Dear, _, Esq.
Gregory, Charles F., Esq.
May, Miss Jane, Kennel's Cottage
May, Rev. Thomas, M.A., Vicarage
Saint, Mrs. Mary, Cottage


TRADERS.

Barden, Henry sen, farmer
Barden, Henry, farmer and brickmaker, Hall Place Farm
Bassett, William, farmer, Hollanden
Bellingham, James, farmer, Park Farm
Boura, Thomas, tailor
Chattenton, William, farmer, Charcott
Constable, Humphrey, carpenter
Crandall, John and Henry, grocers and drapers
Cullum, Richard Henry, professor of music
Dives, James, farmer
Docker, Ludford, farmer, Paul's Farm
Dumenow, John, farmer
Faircloth, Thomas, wheelwright
Foster, Lawrence, farmer, Haysden
Gasson, Richard, farmer, Charcott
Gregory, Charles Foster, surgeon
Head, Robert, farmer, Ramhurst
Hilder, William, Gun, and farmer, Hollanden
Hodge, Richard, farmer
Humphrey, John, grocer and postmaster
Jeffery, Adin, farmer and carrier
Johnson, Stephen, Bromley Farm, Haysden
Killick, David, beer retailer
Legg, Abraham, farmer, Wickhurst
Martin, Mrs. Ann, shopkeeper, Charcott
Nye, Richard, blacksmith
Payne, James, beer retailer
Peene, Samuel U., farmer, Hollanden
Pett, John, butcher
Potter, John, farmer, Price's Farm
Relf, Frederick, Porcupine
Sales, Jesse, blacksmith
Taylor, Henry, farmer
Thorn, Charles, beer retailer, Hollands
Usherwood, James, farmer, Ensfield Farm
Wells, Joseph, farmer
Wheatley, Edward, carpenter
Wiokenden, John, master of national school
Wicking, William, shoemaker
Young, Edward, carrier and butcher

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