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Duke of Cornwall, 247 Lake Road, Landport, Hampshire

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This address is previously the Prince of Wales in 1901 and earlier

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Duke of Cornwall, Lake Road, Landport

Duke of Cornwall, Lake Road, Landport

Kindly provided by Richard Sheath

Kindly provided by Bob Chalmers

The following entries are in this format:

Year/Publican or other Resident/Relationship to Head and or Occupation/Age/Where Born/Source.

Prince of Wales :

1865/Frederick Dawson/../../../Harrods Directory ****

1881/Charles U Burr/Licensed Victualler/51/Pembroke, Wales/Census ****
1881/Frances E Burr/Wife/43/Gosport, Hampshire/Census
1881/Charley W Burr/Son/6/Portsea, Hampshire/Census
1881/Florence M Burr/Daughter/2/Portsea, Hampshire/Census
1881/Bessie Smith/General Servant/16/London, Middlesex/Census

1901/Alice Fowler/Licensed Victualler/48/Shermanbury, Sussex/Census ****
1901/Clara Fowler/Sister, Licensed Victualler/46/Shermanbury, Sussex/Census
1901/Beatrice C Tugwell/Niece, Assistant/29/Horsham, Sussex/Census

Duke of Cornwall :

1911/Humphreys B Champion/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1911/Humphrey Broad Champion/Licensed Victualler/49/Truro, Cornwall/Census ****
1911/Elizabeth Ellen Champion/Wife/49/Botley, Hampshire/Census
1911/Mabel Anne Champion/Daughter, Assistant/18/Portsmouth, Hampshire/Census
1911/Clare Louise Champion/Daughter, Assistant/14/Portsmouth, Hampshire/Census
1911/Jessie Margret Champion/Daughter/10/Portsmouth, Hampshire/Census
1911/Emilia Catherine Champion/Daughter/8/Portsmouth, Hampshire/Census
1911/Gladis Mary Champion/Daughter/7/Portsmouth, Hampshire/Census
1911/Helen Francis Champion/Daughter, General Servant/24/Portsmouth, Hampshire/Census
1911/Lilly Henwood Champion/Daughter, General Servant/23/Portsmouth, Hampshire/Census
1911/Emily Beatrice Champion/Daughter/20/Portsmouth, Hampshire/Census

1920/Humphreys B Champion/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1927/E F Stallard/../../../Kellys Directory ****

My Uncle Harry Sheath had both The Fox and The Kingfisher pubs in Gunner Street, Portsmouth up until they were demolished in 1970. *

He and his mother in law Rose Brewer were landlords. The Fox closed first this was just a beer house and the Kingfisher (previously The Carpenters Arms) had a spirits license and kept trading until a compulsory purchase order from Port City Council decided to 'develop' the area. Rose Brewer's sister had the Duke of Cornwall which was 5 minutes away in Lake Road Ports. Hope this helps. *


* Provided By Richard Sheath

**** Provided By Kevan

And Last updated on: Sunday, 29-Mar-2020 00:56:30 GMT