This page is a bare-bones entry for a location which appears on an historic Ordnance Survey map. More detailed information may eventually be added...
- appears on maps: 1851 [#296], 1890 [#20]
- location on map: Manchester Road (formerly Wakefield and Austerlands Turnpike), Longroyd Bridge, Huddersfield
- status: still exists but now under a different use
- category: public house, beerhouse, inn, etc.
The inn was in existence by the mid-1820s when Robert Mellor was named as the landlord. He died suddenly at the Queens Head Hotel in Huddersfield in June 1847.
Licensee Tom Schofield committed suicide at the inn on Friday 28 May 1920.
Huddersfield Police Court
- 01/Nov/1851 — landlord Benjamin Kay charged with keeping his house open during the hours of divine service (discharged on payment of 5s. expenses)
Notes and References
- ↑ Leeds Times (21/Apr/1838) and "Awfully Sudden Death and Inquest" in Bradford Observer (24/Jun/1847).
- ↑ Leeds Mercury (31/May/1920).