Green Dragon Inn, West Gate, Huddersfield

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Details

  • also known as: Green Dragon Hotel (c.1900)
  • appears on maps: 1851 [#406], 1890 [#354]
  • location on map: corner of West Gate & Market Street, Huddersfield
  • listed in: Baines (1822)
  • status: no longer exists
  • category: public house, beerhouse, inn, etc.

History

An inn dating back to at least 1803, when John Hick was recorded as the licencee.

The premises were sold in 1864 for £2,100 and then to Mr. C. Potter of the Criterion Hotel in September 1880 for £9,100.[1]

Along with Commercial Chambers, the Green Dragon was demolished in the early 1900s to erect Bank Chambers.

Huddersfield Police Court

  • 19/Jul/1851 — James Dosser Dick charged with "obtaining goods under false pretences" from landlord Robert Spivey

Location

Notes and References

  1. Leeds Times (25/Sep/1880).

Green Dragon Inn, West Gate, Huddersfield

Categories

Buildings | Demolished buildings | Public houses, beerhouses, inns, etc. | Stub entry
This page was last modified on 28 June 2017 and has been edited by Dave Pattern.

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