7, Wallbridge in 1939 Kellys Directory. This fine twin gabled Cotswold stone building was demolished some years ago to make way for the extension to T. Butt & Sons premises. The Kings Arms was considered to be of poor condition.

This image is from my archives of which I have made notes that it comes from the Kings Arms in Wallbridge. Can anyone confirm?

Licensing Details:

Owner in 1891: Stroud Brewery

Rateable value in 1891: £17.0s.0d.

Type of licence in 1891: Beerhouse

Owner in 1903: Stroud Brewery

Rateable value in 1903: £17.0s.0d.

Type of licence in 1903: Beerhouse

Closing time in 1903:

Landlords at the Kings Arms include:

1891 Richard Pritchard

1903 Albert Edward Smith

1939 William Higgins

? Harry Minett (managed the Kings Arms in post war years before moving to the Rose Inn)

? James Dean (from the Hope Inn, Wallbridge. After the Kings Arms was demolished he took on the Stroud Brewery off licence in Bisley Old Road with his wife Ethel)

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