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Lion Hotel, Farningham, Dartford

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Into the early years of the nineteenth century there was a pub in Farningham called the Black Lion – probably an earlier name for this pub. **

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Lion Hotel, High Street, Farningham - in December 2012

Lion Hotel, High Street, Farningham - in December 2012

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Residents at this address

1790/[Black Lion] Martin Masters / Innholder /../../Sun Fire Office records, held at London Metropolitan Archives **

1829/William Wells/../../../Pigot’s London & Provincial Directory 1828-29 **

1839/Wm. Wells / & Posting House /../../Pigot’s Directory **

1840/William Wells/../../../Pigot’s Directory **

1847/Jas. Painter Davis/../../../Bagshaw’s Directory **

1855/James Painton Davis / & Posting House /../../Post Office Directory **

1874/Robert Clarke jun/../../../Post Office Directory

1888/Ernest George Martin / Hotel Keeper, Licensed Victualler & Farmer /../../London Gazette, 16 May 1890 **

1899/Walter Edward Lovegrove/../../../Kelly’s Directory **

1905/Edmund Basil Denton / Hotel Proprietor /../../London Gazette, 17 March 1905 **

1918/Wm D Colmer/../../../Post Office Directory

1922/J Boss King/../../../Post Office Directory

1934/Wm. Walker Harrison / Proprietor /../../Kelly’s Directory **

1938/Andrew Clement/Proprietor/../../Post Office Directory


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