Kent Villages, Towns & Public Houses - History, Genealogy & Trade Directories
Melvilles 1858 Directory of Kent.
Pubs in Bekesbourne
BEAKSBOURNE is a small parish three miles from Canterbury, and 84 miles from London. The church of St. Peter is very ancient. The living is a vicarage in the gift of the Archbishop of Canterbury, and incumbency of the Rev. James C. Robertson, M.A. The population in 1851 was 362.
POST-OFFICE - John Sutton, Post-master. The nearest Money Order Office is at Canterbury.
Robertson, Rev. James C., M.A., Vicarage.
Bax, Robert, miller
Carpenter, Abraham, shoemaker
Cloke, Stephen, beer retailer
Gardner, William, farmer
Gardner, Mrs. Austen, farmer
Kettle, John, baker
Knight, George, shoemaker
Pitcher, John, wheelwright and carpenter
Sutton, John, grocer and baker, and Post office