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Offline keithjd27

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Fleece Innot c.1760
« on: Friday 16 June 17 11:07 BST (UK) »
Hi Nice People,  Hope all is well with you all. Just a quick question  - Has anyone got any knowledge of a place called the Fleece Inn , Rhayader,
 Radnorshire around 1750 ish as I think  part of my family  ( the Lewis's) were running it. It would appear that at least 2 generations died and are buried nearby and am hoping to go and see for myself in early September. Thank you for any help - kind regards Keith
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Re: Fleece Innot c.1760
« Reply #1 on: Friday 16 June 17 12:25 BST (UK) »
Wales is famous for its Welsh sheep farmers, so I'm presuming there could have been several pubs/inns/taverns in the county of Powys/Radnorshire going by the name of "Fleece".

I've found one Fleece inn in Penybonting that was operating in the 1700s.

https://penybontlhgnotes.wordpress.com/
Aberdeen: Findlay-Shirras,McCarthy<br />MidLothian: Mason,Telford,Darling,Cruikshanks,Bennett,Sime, Bell<br />Lanarks:Crum, Brown, MacKenzie,Cameron, Glen, Millar
Ross, Urray:Mackenzie<br />Moray: Findlay; Marshall/Marischell<br />Perthshire: Brown Ferguson<br />Wales: McCarthy, Thomas<br />England: Almond, Askin, Dodson, Harrison, Maw, McCarthy, Munford, Pye, Shearing, Smith, Smythe, Speight, Strike, Wallis/Wallace, Ward, Wells<br />Germany: Flamme,Ehlers, Bielstein, Germer, Mohlm, Reupke