The Rose and Crown is on the road towards Parkfield. There was once a coal mine in the village.
Owner in 1891: Arnold Perrett & Co. Ltd., Wickwar Brewery
Rateable value in 1891: £14.10s.0d.
Type of licence in 1891: Beerhouse
Owner in 1903: Arnold Perrett & Co. Ltd., Wickwar Brewery
Rateable value in 1903: £14.10s.0d.
Type of licence in 1903: Beerhouse
Closing time in 1903: 10pm
Owner in 1958: Wadworth & Co, Northgate Brewery, Devizes, Wilts
Landlords at the Rose & Crown include:
1881 William Preece (aged 69; Elizabeth was Williams daughter, aged 25 in 1881)
1891,1903 Elizabeth Preece
1939 Herbert Graham Young
1950-1975 Ted and Louie Roberts (Ted died in November 1979, aged 72)