‘Pleasant two bar,17th century village local with ivy-clad exterior. Public bar has flagstone floor. Lively clientele. Wide range of pub games, including table skittles. No food Sundays’. (Last Guide to Avon’s Ale. CAMRA 1996)
Owner in 1891: Ann Fletcher (free from brewery tie)
Rateable value in 1891: £9.10s.0d.
Type of licence in 1891:
Owner in 1903: James Perrett Mason
Rateable value in 1903: £13.15s.0d.
Type of licence in 1903: Six day licence, presumably closed on Sundays
Closing time in 1903: 10pm
Landlords at the Cross Keys Inn include:
1891 Arthur Orchard
1903 William Henry Ormandy
1939 Joseph Powell