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              19th Century INNS & PUBLIC HOUSES of the NEATH AREA

NAME       /   Landlord   /  Address       /     Source

ALBERT INN, Geo. Thomas, 92 & 93 Windsor Rd, 1888 Neath Directory
ANCHOR HOTEL, John Evans, 27 Green Street, 1888 Neath Directory
ANCHOR INN, William G.N. Warcup, 27 Green Street, 1881 Census
ANCIENT BRITON, William Jones, Wind-Street, 1844 Directory
ANCIENT BRITON, John Lovett, 22 Wind Street, 1888 Neath Directory
ANGEL, David Jones, New-Street, 1844 Directory
APPLE TREE, John Evans, 11 Elias Street, 1888 Neath Directory
BARLEY MOW, James Alford, Briton Ferry, 1844 Directory
BARLEY MOW, Gwenllian Watkins, Tonna, 1844 Directory
BARLEY MOW, Gwenllian Watkins, Tonna, 1851 Census
BARLEY MOW, Rees Morris, Tonna, 1881 Census
BEAR, David Hopkins, High Street, 1811 Rent Roll
BEAR, Griffith Griffiths, High-street, 1844 Directory
BEAR INN,E. Evans,High Street, 1852 Rent Roll
BEAR INN, James Steer, 46 Penydre, 1881 Census
BEAR INN, James Steer, 46 & 47 Penydre, 1888 Neath Directory
BIRD-IN-HAND, Thomas Jones, Wind Street, 1888 Neath Directory
BLACK BEAR,Rd. Williams,,1791 Universal British Directory
BLACK BULL, Barbara Morgan, Water Street, 1811 Rent Roll
BLACK BULL,Wm. Davies,,1791 Universal British Directory
BLACK COCK,Edward Ward,,1791 Universal British Directory
BLACK COCK, David Griffith, New Street, 1811 Rent Roll
BLACK COCK, Llewellyn Thomas, James-street, 1844 Directory
BLACK COCK, Pendrill Charles, James Street ,  1851 Rent Roll
BLUE ANCHOR,Tho. Gerry,,1791 Universal British Directory
BLUE BOAR,William Bowen, High Street, 1852 Rent Roll
BLUE  BOWL, Evan Williams, 8 the Parade, 1888 Neath Directory
BLUE BELL, John Davies, Parade, 1844 Directory
BLUE BELL, Thomas Thomas, Parade, 1851 Census
BLUE BELL, Evan Williams, 8 Parade, 1881 Census
BLUE BOAR, John Lewis, High Street, 1811 Rent Roll
BLUE BOAR, Thomas Morgan, High-street, 1844 Directory
BLUE BOAR, William Davies, 21 High Street, 1888 Neath Directory
BOAT IN HAND, Thomas Thomas, Latt, 1844 Directory
BOTTLE & GLASS, Catherine Lewis, Clyne, 1871 (Family History)
BRITANNIA, William Deer, James-street, 1844 Directory
BRITANNIA, David Butterfield, James-street, 1844 Directory
BRITANNIA INN, David James, 14 Bridge Streeet, 1888 Neath Directory
BRITTANIA, William Lewis, 14 Bridge Street, 1881 Census
BUILDER`S ARMS, William Jones, 6 Exchange Road, 1888 Neath Directory
BULL, William Roberts, Water-street, 1844 Directory
BULL INN, David Arthur, Water Street,  1852 Rent Roll
BULL INN, William George, 68 Water Street, 1888 Neath Directory
BUSH, David Morgan, Penrhiwtyn, 1844 Directory
BUTCHERS ARMS, Thomas Sully, 1 Eastland ter, 1888 Neath Directory
BUTCHER'S ARMS, Jenkin Jenkins, Market-street, 1844 Directory
CAMBRIAN ARMS, David Morgan, Windsor Road, 1888 Neath Directory
CASTLE HOTEL, Jenkin Savours, Parade, 1844 Directory
CASTLE INN, Jenkin Savours, Parade,  1852 Rent Roll
CASTLE HOTEL, Jenkin Savours, Parade, 1851 Census
CASTLE HOTEL, Ann Isaac, 16 Parade, 1881 Census
CENTRE INN, Mary Lewis, 70 London Road, 1888 Neath Directory
CLARENCE INN, Maria Michael, 10 Parade, 1881 Census
CLARENCE INN, Phoebe Reynolds, 10 the Parade, 1888 Neath Directory
CLOCK, Catherine Davies, Cattle-street, 1844 Directory
COLLIERS ARMS, William George, 149 New Road  , 1888 Neath Directory
COOPER`S ARMS, Benjamin Beynon, Water Street, 1811 Rent Roll
CORNISH ARMS, Thomas Harris, Green, 1844 Directory
CORNISH ARMS, Mary Harris, 12 Green, 1881 Census
CROSS KEYS, David Thomas, Orchard-street, 1844 Directory
CROSS KEYS, Evan Phillips, Skewen, 1844 Directory
CROSS KEYS, Elizabeth Thomas, Orchard-street, 1851 Census
CROSS KEYS, Evan Phillip, Skewen, 1851 Census
CROSS KEYS, John Williams, 3 St Davids Street, 1881 Census
CROSS KEYS, Mrs Mary Roberts, 1 Old road, 1888 Neath Directory
CROSS KEYS, Evan Thomas, 3 St. David's st., 1888 Neath Directory
CROWN, Elizabeth Jones, Cattle-street, 1844 Directory
CROWN, William Harris, Briton Ferry, 1844 Directory
CROWN, Evan Evans, Cadoxton, 1844 Directory
CROWN, Rachel Morgans, Cwmgwrach, 1851 Census
CROWN INN, Isaac Davies, Cadoxton Village, 1851 Census
CROWN INN, Thomas Leyton, Cattle Street,  1852 Rent Roll
CROWN INN, Sarah Messenger, 12 Cattle Street, 1881 Census
CROWN INN, John Pulsford, 153 New road, 1888 Neath Directory
DUKE OF WELLINGTON, D. Morgan, 6 Old Market Street, 1888 Neath Directory
DUKE OF YORK, Daniel Jenkins, Cattle-street, 1844 Directory
DUKE OF YORK, David Arthur, Cattle Street,  1852 Rent Roll
DULAIS ROCK, Thomas Williams, Aberdulais, 1851 Census
DYLAS ROCK, Thomas Williams, Aberdulais, 1844 Directory
EAGLE,Margaret Rogers,,1791 Universal British Directory
EAGLE INN, Richard Townsend, Wind-street, 1844 Directory
EAGLESBUSH INN, D. Jones, 6 Bush Row, 1888 Neath Directory
EDWARD`S ARMS, Samuel Sims, Resolven, 1851 Census
ELEPHANT & CASTLE, Rees Harris, Glamorgan Street, 1888 Neath Directory
FALCON, Morgan Williams, Market-street, 1844 Directory
FARMER S ARMS, David Daniel , Green-street, 1844 Directory
FARMER`S ARMS, Lewis Jenkins, Resolven, 1851 Census
FARMER`S ARMS, Richard Gwillim,  , 1881 Census
FARMER`S ARMS, Richard Bevan, 26 Penydre, 1888 Neath Directory
FARMER`S ARMS, Wm. Jenkins, 34 Briton ferry Road, 1888 Neath Directory
FARMERS' ARMS, Richard Thomas, 11 Burrows road, 1888 Neath Directory
FERRY HOUSE, Soloman Harris, Briton Ferry, 1844 Directory
FORESTERS' ARMS, David Williams, 16 Bridge st, 1888 Neath Directory
FULL MOON, Mary Berriman, Parade, 1844 Directory
FULL MOON, David Arthur, Parade,  1852 Rent Roll
FULL MOON, Mary Andrews, Parade, 1851 Census
FULL MOON, Thomas Hopkins, 7 The Parade, 1888 Neath Directory
GEORGE, William Watson, Water-street, 1844 Directory
GEORGE INN, William Bowen, Water Street,  1852 Rent Roll
GLAMORGAN HOTEL, Louis Muller, 99 Briton Ferry Road, 1888 Neath Directory
GLOBE,Howell Thomas,,1791 Universal British Directory
GLOBE, David Harris, Market-street, 1844 Directory
GLOBE INN, Thomas Thomas, 1 Old Market Street, 1881 Census
GLOBE INN, C. Perrins, Old Market Street, 1888 Neath Directory
GOLDEN LION,Mary Thomas,,1791 Universal British Directory
GORED HOTEL, John Owen, Melincourt, 1881 Census
GRANDISON HOTEL, Marshall Chivers, Grandison Road, 1888 Neath Directory
GREEN DRAGON, William Griffiths, Cadoxton, 1844 Directory
GREEN DRAGON, Jennet Price, Cadoxton Village, 1851 Census
GREYHOUND, James Thorn, Water-street, 1844 Directory
HALF WAY HOUSE, Thomas Thomas, Race Course, 1844 Directory
HARP, John Williams, Briton Ferry, 1844 Directory
HOPE & ANCHOR, David Davies, Briton Ferry, 1851 Census
HOPE & ANCHOR, Hannah Phillips, Abbey Road, 1888 Neath Directory
HOPE & ANCHOR INN, Daniel Griffiths, 14 Green, 1881 Census
HOPE AND ANCHOR, Benjamin Hopkins, Neath Abbey, 1844 Directory
HORSE SHOE, William Jones, Green, 1844 Directory
HOUSE OF LORDS, Richard Rees, Market-street, 1844 Directory
HOUSE OF LORDS, J. Bright, 11 Old Market Street, 1888 Neath Directory
IVY BUSH INN, David Williams, 60 Bowen st, 1888 Neath Directory
JERSEY ARMS, Jane Bevan, Briton Ferry, 1844 Directory
JOINER'S ARMS, William Jenkins, Wind-street, 1844 Directory
JOLLY SAILOR, New Street, William Edwards, 1811 Rent Roll
JOLLY SAILOR, Thomas Thomas, Latt, 1844 Directory
KING OF PRUSSIA,Mary Lewis,,1791 Universal British Directory
KING OF PRUSSIA , Barbara Morgan, Water Street, 1811 Rent Roll
KING WILLIAM IV, William Powell, Green, 1844 Directory
KING WILLIAM`S INN, Samuel Banbury, 18 Green, 1881 Census
KING`S ARMS HOTEL, Wm. James, 25 Windsor Road, 1888 Neath Directory
KING`S HEAD, David Hopkins, 8 New Street, 1888 Neath Directory
KING'S ARMS, Robert Moody, Market-street, 1844 Directory
KING'S ARMS , William Skinner, Glamorgan street, 1888 Neath Directory
KINGS HEAD, David Hopkins, 8 New Street, 1881 Census
KING'S HEAD, Samuel Peters, New-street, 1844 Directory
KING'S HEAD, Samuel Peters, New-street, 1851 Census
LAMB, Mrs Jenkins, New Street, 1811 Rent Roll
LAMB, William Andrews, Parade, 1844 Directory
LAMB INN, Robert Evans, Parade, 1851 Rent Roll
LAMB, Philip Davies, Parade, 1851 Census
LAMB AND FLAG, Hopkin Hill, Water-street, 1844 Directory
LAMB & FLAG, David Arthur, Water Street,  1852 Rent Roll
LAMB INN, Thomas Davies, Parade, 1881 Census
LAMB INN, G.G. Jenkins, 3 The Parade, 1888 Neath Directory
LONDON INN, Philip George, 39 Briton Ferry Road, 1888 Neath Directory
MACKWORTH ARMS, John Smith, Green-street, 1844 Directory
MACKWORTH HOTEL, Sarah Williams, 2 Green Street, 1881 Census
MACKWORTH HOTEL, Mary Andrews, 2 Green Street, 1888 Neath Directory
MARINER'S ARMS, Thomas Dean, Penrhiwtyn, 1844 Directory
MARINER'S ARMS, Henry Bevan, Penrhiwtyn, 1851 Census
MARKET VAULTS, John Bevan, Charlesville Place, 1888 Neath Directory
MASON`S ARMS, Barbar Morgan, Water Street, 1811 Rent Roll
MASON'S ARMS, Margaret Davies, Water-street, 1844 Directory
MASON`S ARMS, David Arthur, Water Street,  1852 Rent Roll
MINER`S ARMS, Catharine(Wagstaff) Jones, Skewen, 1851 Census & Family History
MINER`S ARMS, Samuel Roberts, 5 Bridge Street, 1881 Census
MINER`S ARMS, Mrs Sarah Jones, 27 Old Road, 1888 Neath Directory
MINER`S ARMS, John Mitchell, 5 Bridge Street, 1888 Neath Directory
MINER'S ARMS, Silvanus Jones, Skewen, 1844 Directory
MORNING STAR, David Evans, 147 New Road, 1888 Neath Directory
MOULDER'S ARMS, Mary Morgans, Cattle-street, 1844 Directory
MOUNT PUBLIC HOUSE, Thomas Thomas,  , 1881 Census
NARROW GAUGE HOTEL, William Cambridge, 3 Water Street, 1888 Neath Directory
NEATH & BRECON HOTEL, David Evans, 9 Bridge Street, 1888 Neath Directory
NEATH & BRECON INN, Dan Williams, 9 Bridge Street, 1881 Census
NEATH ARMS, Nathan Davenport, James-street, 1844 Directory
NEW INN, David Rees, Resolven, 1851 Census
PLOW & HARROW, William Lewis, Clyne, 1851 Census
PLUME OF FEATHERS, Margaret Davies, Water-street, 1844 Directory
PLUME OF FEATHERS, David Arthur, Water Street,  1852 Rent Roll
PRINCE OF WALES, Thomas Jenkins, Green-street, 1844 Directory
PRINCE OF WALES, A. Farrah, 30 Briton Ferry Road, 1888 Neath Directory
PRINCE OF WALES, David Jones, 7 Bridge Street, 1888 Neath Directory
QUEEN`S HOTEL, Roger Lewis, Orchard Place, 1888 Neath Directory
QUEEN'S ARMS, William Skinner, Church place  , 1888 Neath Directory
QUEEN'S HOTEL, Margaret Rees, Mexico Row, 1844 Directory
RAILWAY INN, Robert Longdon, 13 Bridge Street, 1881 Census
RAILWAY INN, Owen Page, 13 Bridge Street, 1888 Neath Directory
RAILWAY TAVERN, Joseph Hopkins, Aberdulais, 1851 Census
RAILWAY TAVERN, Catherine Jones, 90 London Rd, 1881 Census
RAILWAY TAVERN, Caroline Jones, 90 London Road, 1888 Neath Directory
RED COW,Mary Roberts,,1791 Universal British Directory
RED COW, Mary Waters, Market-street, 1844 Directory
RED LION, John Poley, Market-street, 1844 Directory
RED LION, Morgan Matthew, Skewen, 1851 Census
RISING SUN, Mary Collier, High-street, 1844 Directory
ROCK & FOUNTAIN, William Jones, Aberdulais, 1851 Census
ROCK & FOUNTAIN, Catherine(Wagstaff) Lewis, Aberdulais, 1872-1911
ROCK & FOUNTAIN, Thos. Baggridge, 3 Burrows Road, 1888 Neath Directory
ROCK HOUSE HOTEL, G. Forbes, 6 Green Street, 1888 Neath Directory
ROCK INN, Gwenllian H. Forbes, 5 Green Street, 1881 Census
ROYAL EXCHANGE, Mrs J. Thomas, 66 Briton Ferry road, 1888 Neath Directory
ROYAL EXCHANGE INN, John Jones, Old Market Street, 1888 Neath Directory
ROYAL OAK,Wm. Davies,,1791 Universal British Directory
ROYAL OAK, Joseph Evans, Orchard-street, 1844 Directory
ROYAL OAK, Joseph Evans, Orchard-street, 1851 Census
ROYAL OAK, Francis Shilling , 1 Orchard St, 1881 Census
ROYAL OAK, Thomas Prosser, Tonna, 1881 Census
ROYAL OAK, James Hunkin, 7 Briton Ferry Road, 1888 Neath Directory
ROYAL OAK, Francis Shilling, 1 Orchard street, 1888 Neath Directory
ROYAL PLUME OF FEATHERS, John Millett, 71 Water Street, 1888 Neath Directory
SHAKESPEARE INN, W.H. Jenkins, 13 Wind Street, 1888 Neath Directory
SHIP & CASTLE,Cha. Nott,,1791 Universal British Directory
SHIP AGROUND, Mrs Griffiths, New Street, 1811 Rent Roll
SHIP-A-GROUND, Thomas Meredith, Parade, 1844 Directory
SHIP-A-GROUND(OLD), Pendrill Charles, Parade, 1852 Rent Roll
SHIP-A-GROUND, John Jenkins, 13 Angel Street, 1888 Neath Directory
SMITH`S ARMS, Mary Jones, Abbey Road, 1888 Neath Directory
SMITH'S ARMS, Thomas Jones, Neath Abbey, 1844 Directory
SOMERSET HOUSE, William James, 7 Green Street, 1881 Census
SOMERSET HOUSE, G. Forbes, 8 Green Street, 1888 Neath Directory
ST IVES INN, Thomas Roberts, 9 Old Market St, 1881 Census
ST. GEORGE & THE DRAGON, Evan Lewis, 72 Water Street, 1888 Neath Directory
ST. IVES' ARMS, Isaiah Reynolds, Market-street, 1844 Directory
ST. IVES INN, John Lloyd, 9 Old Market Street, 1888 Neath Directory
STAG INN, Anne Thomas, Abergarwed, 1851 Census
STAR, John Thomas, Tyn-y-caia, 1844 Directory
STAR, David Jones, Neath Abbey, 1844 Directory
STAR, Jennet Morgans, Cwmgwrach, 1851 Census
STAR INN, Samuel Williams, 20 Llantwit Road, 1881 Census
STAR INN, William Thomas, 21 Lantwit road, 1888 Neath Directory
STAR, Edward David,,1791 Universal British Directory
SWAN,  , James-street, 1844 Directory
SWAN INN, Thomas Grainger, James Street, 1852 Rent Roll
SWAN, Jenkin Griffiths, James Street, 1851 Census
SWAN INN, William Phillips, 5 Angel Street, 1881 Census
TALBOT ARMS, J. Canty, James-street, 1844 Directory
TALBOT ARMS, Mrs Catherine Morgan, 22 Bridge Street, 1888 Neath Directory
TALBOT INN, Owen Rees, 22 Bridge Street, 1881 Census
TEMPERANCE HOTEL, Mrs Lanham, 40 Queen Street, 1888 Neath Directory
TERMINUS HOTEL, John Powis, Abbey Road, 1888 Neath Directory
THE CLOCK, David M. Jones, 17 Cattle Street, 1888 Neath Directory
THE CROWN, S. Messenger, 12 cattle Street, 1888 Neath Directory
THE EXETER, Mrs H. Lloyd, 19 Briton Ferry Road, 1888 Neath Directory
THE GREYHOUND, Philip Jenkins, 11 Water Street, 1888 Neath Directory
THE HARP, William Thomas, 107 New road, 1888 Neath Directory
THE LAMB AND FLAG, Thos. Thomas, 29 Water st, 1888 Neath Directory
THE OXFORD, John Richards, 36 Windsor road, 1888 Neath Directory
THE PELICAN, David Francis, 34 Bethlehem Road, 1888 Neath Directory
THE SWAN, William Phillips, 5 Angel Street, 1888 Neath Directory
THE TIGER, R. Bryant, 6 Angel Street, 1888 Neath Directory
THREE COMPASSES, David Daniel, Parade, 1851 Census
THREE CRANES,Rob. Evans,,1791 Universal British Directory
THREE CRANES, David Hanbury, 55 Wind Street, 1881 Census
THREE CRANES, Philip Roberts, Wind street, 1888 Neath Directory
TIGER, Charles Thomas, James-street, 1844 Directory
TIGER INN, Ellen Dadds, 6 Angel Street, 1881 Census
TRAVELLER`S REST, William Williams, Baglan, 1851 Census
TRAVELLER`S WELL, Mrs Priscilla James, 80 Moore Town Skewen, 1888 Neath Directory
VALE OF NEATH ARMS, Gwenllian Thomas, 7 New Street, 1881 Census
VALE OF NEATH ARMS, William Thomas, the Parade, 1888 Neath Directory
VALE OF NEATH HOTEL, William Thomas, New street, 1888 Neath Directory
VAUGHN ARMS, David Sims, Station Rd Resolven, 1881 Census
VERNON ARMS, G. F. Slater, Briton Ferry, 1844 Directory
VERNON ARMS, Nathan Davenport, Briton Ferry, 1851 Census
VICTORIA, Lucy Evans, Skewen, 1851 Census
VICTORIA, Mrs Charlotte Morris, 171 New Road, 1888 Neath Directory
VICTORIA HOTEL, George Irish, 13 Commercial Street, 1881 Census
WALNUT TREE INN, Daniel Jones, 9 Angel Street, 1888 Neath Directory
WATERLOO, Joseph Markham, 7 New Street, 1888 Neath Directory
WELCOME TO TOWN, Maria Richards, 12 Bridge Street, 1881 Census
WELCOME TO TOWN, Mrs Maria Richards, 12 Bridge street, 1888 Neath Directory
WELLINGTON INN, Cornelius Amesbury, 5 Old Market St, 1881 Census
WHEAT SHEAF, Joseph Sibbering, Butter-street, 1844 Directory
WHEATEN SHEAF, John Howell, Wind Street, 1811 Rent Roll
WHEATSHEAF, William Williams, Tonna, 1851 Census
WHEATSHEAF, Jenkin Hopkins, Tonna, 1881 Census
WHITE HART,John Simons,,1791 Universal British Directory
WHITE HART, David Thomas, Duck-street, 1844 Directory
WHITE HART, John Andrews, Neath Abbey, 1844 Directory
WHITE HART INN, Edward McSweeney , 1 Duck Street, 1881 Census
WHITE HOUSE, Thomas Thomas, 43 Wind Street, 1881 Census
WHITE LION, Richard Thomas, Cattle-street, 1844 Directory
WHITE LION, Thomas Francis, 10 Cattle Street, 1881 Census
WHITWORTH ARMS, Margaret Sims, Clyne, 1881 Census
WINDSOR CASTLE, Elizabeth Evans, Windsor Road, 1881 Census
WINDSOR CASTLE, Mrs K.J. Parker, Windsor Road, 1888 Neath Directory
WYNDHAM ARMS, Charles Flitt, 25 High Street, 1888 Neath Directory

This list has been extrcted from various sources .
1.  An 1811 Rent Roll of the Gnoll Estate Properties; only gives those owned by the Estate.
2. Maber`s Directory of 1844 (extracted by Walter Oak and Listed in Neath Antiqarian Society Transactions
     of  1978.
3. Extracted from the 1851 Census using a search of the GFHS CD for Victuallers & Publicans.
4. Extracted from the 1881 Census using a search of the LDS CDs for Victuallers & Publicans
5. Extracted from The Wright`s Names Directory of 1888.
6. The Gnoll Rent Roll of 1852 as transcribed by Harry Green in the Neath Antiqarian Society Transactions
     of  1978. Note that it seems that the people responsible for the rent may be subletting as David Arthur seems
     to have several pubs.
 
 
 
 

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