Some history of the Waggon and Horses at Reddal Hill in Old Hill in the County of Staffordshire
More information on the Waggon and Horses at Old Hill to follow. I probably created the page as I had a link to the Waggon and Horses from another page. When building the site it is easier to place links as they crop up rather than go back later on. I realise this is frustrating if you were specifically looking for information on the Waggon and Horses. There is information on Old Hill and Cradley Heath, along with Staffordshire dotted around the website - click here for a suitable starting place.
"A very sudden death occurred at Darby Hand Colliery, on the 18th inst. Mr. Benjamin Gould, 43 years of age,
charter master of the colliery, was in his office about half-past three on the day named, when he was suddenly taken ill, and died in a few minutes. An inquest was
held on Thursday afternoon, at the Waggon and Horses, Reddal Hill, before the Coroner, Mr. Edwin Hooper. A verdict of "Died from natural causes" was
County Advertiser & Herald
for Staffordshire and Worcestershire
April 22nd 1871 Page 8