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Melvilles 1858 Directory of Kent.

St Margarets at Cliffe Public Houses

ST. MARGARET-AT-CLIFF, WEST CLIFF, and OXNEY. These villages are four miles N.E. of Dover, and half a mile from each other. St. Margaret-at-Cliff is about half a mile from the sea. The population in 1851 was 763, The living is a vicarage, in the patronage of the Archbishop of Canterbury; the Rev. Edward Boys, M.A., curate. The church is dedicated to St. Margaret, and is said to be the oldest in England ; was
repaired and restored in 1836. Reach Court is half a mile south of St. Margaret, and Wanstone one mile. West Cliff has a population of 129. The church is small, dedicated to St. Peter. The living is a vicarage; is in the incumbency of the Rev. Charles H. V. Sumner, M.A. Oxney has 26 inhabitants, and is two miles north of St. Margaret, but has no church.

POST-OFFICE. - Hammond Upton, Receiver. Letters arrive from Dover, which is
also the nearest Money Order Office.

GENTRY.
Banks, William John, Esq., Oxney Court
Boys, Rev. Edward, M.A., Curate
Royce, Lieutenant, Coast Guard
Temple, Henry, Commander, R.N.


TRADERS.

Baker, Thomas, farmer
Coleman, William, farmer, West Cliff
Curling Henry, farmer
Curling, Finnis, farmer
Curling, William, farmer
Dixon, Thomas, blacksmith, etc
Drew, Stephen, Green Man
Bastes, Gilby, farmer, West Cliff
Eastes, R., Swing Gate, and farmer, West Cliff
Elgar, John, farmer
Elwin, Mrs. Ann, farmer
Elwin, Henry, farmer
Elwin, John, auctioneer and valuer
Farrier, Samuel C., shopkeeper
Finnis, _, carpenter, etc
Goldsack, John, Red Lion
Goldsack, William, carrier
Hambrook, George, blacksmith
Kingsford, Henry, tailor
Lacey, George, farmer
Land, George Hutton, farmer
Marks, Richard, baker
Newing, William, grocer
Page, Mr. E., lodging house keeper
Pilcher, James, farmer, East Vale, East Cliff
Pilcher, William W., farmer
Potts, Mary, schoolmistress
Rigden, Charles, bootmaker
Temple, James, boarding school for gentlemen
Temple, Mrs. Mary, ladies' boarding school
Tucker, Mrs. Elizabeth, beer retailer
Tucker, Stephen, bricklayer
Upton, Hammond, bootmaker and postmaster

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