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Kebcote, Stansfield
A later name for the Sportsman, Kebcote

See Kebcote

Kimberley Arms, Halifax
33 King Street / Charles Street.

In September 1900, the Smithy Stake Inn changed its name to the Kimberley Arms.

This was originally a beer house.

The pub closed in 1905 following the Licensing Act [1904].

It was demolished in the 1930s


Innkeepers, licensees and landlords:

 

King's Arms, Halifax
21 King Street.

See Mr Barker


Innkeepers, licensees and landlords:

  • 1822: Samuel Lister
  • 1829: Joshua Harrison
  • 1834: Joseph Harrison
  • 1837: Joshua Harrison

 

King's Arms, Queensbury
The pub closed in 1929


Innkeepers, licensees and landlords:

  • 1895: William Boyes

 

King's Arms, Rishworth
Built around 1799 by John Walker.

In 1827, Mr Carver was landlord when the arrangements for laying the foundation stone of the new Rishworth School were made at The House of Carver.

Isaac Kershaw changed the name to the Royal Hotel


Innkeepers, licensees and landlords:

  • 1799: Thomas Leach
  • 1827: Mr Carver
  • 1845: Isaac Kershaw

 

King's Arms, Sowerby
Boulderclough

The pub closed in 1989. It was converted into housing


Innkeepers, licensees and landlords:

 

King's Arms, Thornhill


Innkeepers, licensees and landlords:

  • 1822: George Walker

 

King Cross Inn, Halifax
See Old King Cross Inn

King's Head, Halifax
7 Cow Green. Opened in 1822. Stood next door to The Craven Heifer.

It can be identified by the 2 sets of steps to reach the front entrance. In August 1868, under the terms of the Halifax Improvements Acts, the pub applied for, and was granted, a music and dancing licence.

The pub was often used by local musical groups, such as Halifax Music Club and Halifax Philharmonic Society

This and other buildings in the area were demolished for redevelopment in 1971.

This is discussed in the books Halifax Pubs and Halifax Pubs Volume Two


Innkeepers, licensees and landlords:

 

King's Head, Sowerby
Towngate / King Street. Stood near to Sowerby Hall,

Opened in 17??.

There was a bowling green behind the pub.

It was owned by John Selwyn Rawson [1903].

The pub closed [24th December 1926] with the extinction of the licence.

The building later became the Church Institute.

This is discussed in the book Halifax Pubs Volume Two


Innkeepers, licensees and landlords:

 

King of Belgium, Halifax
5 King Street. Formerly the King of Prussia.

It was a Stocks pub.

On 4th June 1928, the King of Belgium, the Bacchus Tavern, and the Waterhouse Arms were referred for closure.

The pub closed in 1929.

It was demolished in the 1930s.

This is discussed in the book Halifax Pubs Volume Two


Innkeepers, licensees and landlords:

  • 1917: John Appleyard

 

King of Prussia, Halifax
5 King Street / Cripplegate.

Originally named for Frederick the Great, the pub was renamed The King of Belgium during World War I.

See Isaac Jowett and Thomas Brook Peel


Innkeepers, licensees and landlords:

 

King of Prussia, Holmfield
In the mid-19th century the license was transferred from here to the Ivy House, Holmfield


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