Kent Villages, Towns & Public Houses - History, Genealogy & Trade Directories
Melvilles 1858 Directory of Kent.
PLAXTOL is a small village and parish., four miles south of Wrotham, six S.W. of Malling, and six north of Tunbridge station. Here is a district church, Stanley Grange is a seat; Spout and Allons are half a mile east; Broadfield and Old Scar, one mile east; Dunk's Green half a mile south; Fair Lawn, half a mile west; Button's Bourn, half a mile north.
Plaxtol public houses
POST-OFFICE - George Knight, Receiver. Letters are received through Sevenoaks.
The nearest Money Order Offices are at Sevenoaks and Hadlow.
Moys, Rev. Richard, M.A., Parsonage
Ryley, Rev. Edward, M.A
|Akehurst, Thomas, baker
Beadle, David, farmer
Bennett, Thomas, beer retailer, &c.
Benzie, John Baker, grocer, &c.
Buss, Samuel, shopkeeper
Clement, George, boot and shoemaker
Down, John G., watchmaker
Ewins, Miss, national schoolmistress
Glover, James, Tiger
Golding, George, farmer
Johnson, John, wheelwright
Knight, George, land surveyor and post-master
Ledger, George, farmer
Martin, William, farmer
Martin, Thomas, farmer
|Nash, John, boot and shoe maker
Palmer, William T., Red Lion
Parris, Mrs. Ann, dressmaker
Patch, Mrs. Mary, beer retailer
Sturdy, William, farm bailiff
Tapping, David, tailor
Thompson, Richard S., farmer
Turley, George, shopkeeper
Twopenny, William and John, blacksmith
Twopenny, Mary Ann, grocer and draper
Williams, John, master of national school
Wood, Ann, butcher
Wright, Henry, farmer