The ‘Stroud News’ reported on March 25th 1862 that ‘Jos. Bliss had left the Woolpack Inn. Messrs. Watts, Hallewell & Biddell (Stroud Brewery) took it on lease for 14 years at £28 a year and Mr Monk was put in as manager.’
The Woolpack is not mentioned in the 1891 book of licensed premises in Gloucestershire.
1830 Thomas Bliss
1856 T. Bliss
1862 Jos Bliss
1862 (March) Mr Monk