Eight Bells was open by this date
Rates listed Jannat Graham the owner, but gave the address as Long Street - was this the family address, but the inn was in occupation by another? Will of her father mentions leaving her a property in occupation of Edward Browne 1731. Another John died in 1713 intestate but he was an innholder and all children under age of 21 so requiring a guardian.
parish rates list Mr Carisbrook as paying rates for Eight Bells
adverts appeared in the Gloucester Journal for the sale of the premises with Mr Henry Buckingham as tenant from year to year
parish rates list Mrs Carisbrook proprietor of 'H 8 Bells'* and occupier H Buckingham [*house Eight Bells]
Valuation survey - owned John Cook, occupied by Edmund Sealy
rates - owned by John Cook, occupied by Edmund Sealy
Mr Edmund Sealy
rates - owned by Messrs Cook and occupied by Ann Cox [who owned cottages on Harper Street]
Raymond Smith [died 1888 aged 31]
Henry Cuss [1833-87]
Henry Cuss; died intestate
Licensing Act: Jonathon Pratt from Northamptonshire was the tenant, and Messrs Cook the owner of the tied alehouse.
Robert Palmer, also a shoemaker from Wiltshire
Robert Palmer’s son Louis died in S Africa at Kroostad
Licensing Act: Robert Palmer was the tenant, and Messrs Cook the owner of the tied alehouse. The closing time was 11pm
Mr Palmer was one of the caterers at the Tetbury show and of the 265 glasses he took down to the show ground he returned with only 49
Mr Palmer was granted occasional license to sell at Tetbury Flower Show
Mrs Palmer died suddenly whilst getting ready to go to an entertainment at the White Hart
Robert Palmer died at the Eight Bells, intestate, son Ernest William Palmer granted admon of his estate.
W.C.Goulding landlord summonsed for being drunk on his premises
1 May – licensee Mr James Joseph Long died suddenly
Mrs Rose Strong of The Eight Bells deceived into buying food from a soldier, food which had been stolen from a supply depot.
Situated on Church Street, The Eight Bells had an unusual frontage with its timber framed gables jettied out over the pavement. The entrance was set back beneath the upper floors. A landlord fell to his death by falling down a well at the pub in the 1890's. The Eight Bells closed in the 1970's. The property is now home to a picture framing company - Eight Bells Gallery.