Some history of the Phoenix Inn at Market Drayton in the county of Shropshire.


The Phoenix Inn was located on Great Hales Street at the top of what is known as Phoenix Bank, the slope up from Newtown.

Market Drayton : Map extract showing the site of the Phoenix Inn [1886]
© Crown Copyright. Reproduced with kind permission of the National Library of Scotland under the Creative Commons Attribution licence.

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Licensees of the Phoenix Inn

1791 - Charles Allen
1828 - Elizabeth Allen
Note : this is not a complete list of licensees for this pub. The dates of early licensees are sourced from trade directories, census data, electoral rolls, rate books and newspaper articles. Names taken from trade directories may be slightly inaccurate as there is some slippage from publication dates and the actual movement of people.

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