Angus Townley

Crowle Market Hall

Crowle Market Hall Architect: Mr Hull of Northamton Contractor: Mr William Cowling, Senior Foundation stone laid by Thomas Harsley Carnochan on Friday 18th 1869 Opening concert: Monday 7th March 1870   Friday 24 December 1869 , Hull Packet   Friday 25 June 1869 , Stamford Mercury     Friday 04 March 1870 ,  Hull Packet      

Beaucarrs Farm, Ealand

Beaucarrs Farm, Ealand

From Shirley Birkhill;   Thornton’s old farm house pulled down in the 1980’s.   Plaque on wall over the side door now on the rockery of bungalow on site states; Built 1686 by Joseph Daniels for daughters Sarah and Mary. During demolition thought to have been a tithe barn.   Beaucarrs Farmhouse on the 1738…

11th August 1817. Minutes of evidence taken on view of the Boating Dike by the Jury at Thorne

Transcript by Angus Townley 23/05/10 HCC 6217/5 – One of a number of documents relating to the Boating Dike. 11th August 1817. Minutes of evidence taken on view of the Boating Dike by the Jury. Wm. Pilkington of Thorne, Land Surveyor, one of the commissioners for the Thorne Inclosure on behalf of the Township of Thorne…

St Oswald, North Street – Three Horse Shoes

Closed – 1984? This pub was located opposite the Red Lion Owners 1872 George Lindley, Crowle (Register of licenses) 1883 Sarah Elizabeth Nicholson and George Thomas Nicholson, Conisborough from 7 Sep 1883 (Register of licenses) 1892 Sarah Elizabeth Nicholson and George Thomas Nicholson, Conisborough (Register of licenses ) 1903 Messrs. Nicholson, Conisborough (Register of licenses) ?  Whitworth, Son…

George & Dragon, High Street

Now demolished. The site was between Brunyee Road and the High Street Owners 1872  George Pidd (Register of licenses) ???? George Thomas & Sarah Elizabeth Nicholson (Register of licenses) 1892 George Thomas & Sarah Elizabeth Nicholson (Register of licenses) 1903 Messrs Nicholson, Conisborough (Register of licenses) ???? Whitworth, Sons & Nephew, Wath Licensees – as…

Lock, Stock & Barrel – Fishmonger’s Arms – Hunter’s Hall

The premises on Cross Street also incorporate the town assembly rooms which were constructed in 1848. Before construction of the Roman Catholic Church Mass was said in the assembly room from time to time. Owners 1872 George Robinson, Tetley, Crowle – (Register of licenses) ???? Thomas Dymond, Burntwood Hall, Barnsley – (Register of licenses) 1892 John (Thomas) Dymond,…