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The Mount Pleasant Inn

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Raglan Street, 1930s.

NAME MOUNT PLEASANT INN
ADDRESS 107 RAGLAN STREET
ALTERNATIVE ADDRESSES 41 RAGLAN STREET
I'm not sure about this name. Was there a pleasant view or aspect?

On 2nd September 1864 a new license was granted to Thomas Hartopp for the Mount Pleasant. It closed on 20th November 1971.
Known Licensees are;
1864 - 1870 Thomas Hartopp
1870 - 1874 Henry Hartopp
1879 Richard Charnock
1881 Mark Makepeace
1886 - 1891 Isaac Carter
1893 - 1903 Thomas Carter
1903 - 1909 Mrs E. Carter
1911 - 1927 Thomas Bee
1929 - 1940 G. H. Lowe
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Name Was it a pleasant view ?

2.9.1864 JA16 CS New license granted to Thomas Hartopp

10.6.1870 JA119 CH&O Transfer of license from Thomas Hartopp to Henry Hartopp

28.8.1878 LJ Vol 1 P20 MOUNT PLEASANT, Raglan Street Alehouse
Owner : Henry Hartopp, Cox St, Coventry
later Northampton Brewery Co Ltd
Licensee : Henry Hartopp
20.3.1879 TOL to Richard Charnock
18.11.1880 TOL to Mark Makepeace
16.3.1882 TOL to Isaac Carter
23.6.1892 TOL to James Carter

5.9.1903 Source 40 Transfer of license from Thomas Carter to Emma Carter

1906 OS Map

20.11.1971 JA16 CET Closed

30.1.1972 Closed

LICENSEES

1864 JA16 CS Thomas Hartopp

1868 Buchanan T. Hartopp

23.11.1868 Lantern Thomas Hartopp

1870 JA119 CH&O Thomas Hartopp

1870 JA119 CH&O Henry Hartopp

1871 Census Henry Hartopp 38 yo b Bedworth m Elizabeth, 38 & 2d, 1 servant

1874 C&B H. Hartopp
1878 LJ Vol 1 P20 Henry Hartopp
1879 LJ Vol 1 P20 Henry Hartopp
1879 LJ Vol 1 P20 Richard Charnock
1879 Stevens Richard Charnock
1880 LJ Vol 1 P20 Richard Charnock
1880 LJ Vol 1 P20 Mark Makepeace
1881 C&B Mark Makepeace
1882 LJ Vol 1 P20 Mark Makepeace
1882 LJ Vol 1 P20 Isaac Carter
1886 C&B Isaac Carter

1890/91 R&G Isaac Carter
1892 LJ Vol 1 P20 Isaac Carter
1892 LJ Vol 1 P20 James Carter ( I think this should read Thomas )
1893 Reporter Thomas Carter

1894 R&G Thomas Carter

1896 R&G Thomas Carter

1903 R&G Thomas Carter

1903 Source 40 Thomas Carter

1903 Source 40 Emma Carter

1905 R&G Mrs E. Carter

1909 R&G Mrs E. Carter

1911/12 Spennell Thomas Bee

1912/13 Spennell Thomas Bee

1919 Spennell Thomas Bee

1921/22 Spennell Thomas Bee

1924 P. James Thomas Bee

1926/27 P. James Thomas Bee

1929 P. James G. H. Lowe

1931/32 P. James G. H. Lowe

1933/34 P. James G. H. Lowe

1935/36 P. James G. H. Lowe

1937/38 P. James G. H. Lowe

1939/40 P. James G. H. Lowe

1966 Barrett

OWNERS

1878 LJ Vol 1 P20 Henry Hartopp, Cox St, Coventry
later LJ Vol 1 P20 Northampton Brewery Co Ltd
1898 LJ Vol 1 P20 Northampton Brewery Co Ltd

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