Unicorn, 56 High Street, Lewes

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The original Unicorn Inn stood at 51-53 High Street and closed early in the 19th century.
A new Unicorn Inn was established by 1855 at No. 56 on a site formerly occupied by the Three Pelicans Inn. It had closed by 1930 and has since been in use as an estate agent’s offices.  **

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Unicorn Inn, 56 High Street, Lewes - in May 2009

Unicorn Inn, 56 High Street, Lewes - in May 2009

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1855/James Jones – Beer Retailer & Confectioner/../../../P.O. Directory **

1865/W Turner / Beer Retailer/../../../Simpson’s Directory **

1870/William Turner – Beer Retailer /../../../P.O. Directory **

1881/W Turner – Beer Retailer -/../../../Tomkies Directory **

1882/William Turner – Beer Retailer -/../../../Kelly’s Directory **

1883/G Peirce/../../../Holman’s Lewes Directory **

1891/Harry Bodle /Beer Retailer/../../Kelly’s Directory of Kent, Surrey & Sussex **

1899/John Hall /Beer Retailer/../../Kelly’s Directory of Sussex **

1901/John Hall/Beerhouse Keeper/40/Brighton, Sussex/Census
1901/Charlotte E/Wife/38/Lewes, Sussex/Census
1901/Lottie E/Daughter/17/Lewes, Sussex/Census
1901/Dorothy/Daughter/5/Lewes, Sussex/Census
1901/Richard Piper/Father in Law, Widow/80/Ripe, Sussex/Census

1905/John Hall /Beer Retailer/../../Kelly’s Directory of Sussex **

1910/F C Morfett/../../../Pike’s Directory **

1911/Frederick Charles Morfett/Beer House Keeper/46/Mountfield/Census
1911/Sarah Annie Morfett/Wife/46/East Grinstead, Sussex/Census
1911/Ethel Annie Morfett/Daughter/18/Hailsham, Sussex/Census
1911/Charlotte Amy Morfett/Daughter/12/Robertsbridge, Sussex/Census

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