The Rising Sun was located in narrow twisting lanes and was unsuitable for motorists who wished to park their car near the pub – no doubt a significant factor in its demise. The old pub, near the closed Randwick Methodist Chapel, is now a private residence.

Map reference: SO 831066 (approx)

Licensing Details:

Owner in 1891: Stroud Brewery

Rateable value in 1891: £9.10s.0d.

Type of licence in 1891: Alehouse

Owner in 1903: Stroud Brewery

Rateable value in 1903: £15.0s.0d.

Type of licence in 1903: Alehouse

Closing time in 1903: 10pm

Landlords at the Rising Sun Inn include:

1856 C. Holder

1885, 1906 William Cratchley (aged 55 in 1891 census.  Married to Selina)

1919 Richard Snort

1927 Arthur Gobey

1939 Sidney Rt. Ryland

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