The core of this project is the database of pubs, inns, hotels and other licenced premises in Ceredigion, but to help people understand the subject properly we have prepared some background articles that help to explain things.
● Licensed premises in Ceredigion
Including how to tell the difference between a pub, an inn, a hotel and a beerhouse.
● Malthouses and Breweries
Where the beer was brewed.
● Temperance Societies
Not everyone liked the Demon Drink. At various times the Temperance and tee-total movements were very strong in the county.
● Opening hours
Opening hours varied considerably over the years.
● Dry Sundays
The 1881 Act and the history of Dry Sundays in Wales
● Pub names
Names of Hotels, Inns, Public houses, Taverns, Beer Houses in Ceredigion
Numbers of Licenced Premises in Ceredigion
● Community Functions
How licenced premises were used.
● Friendly Societies
Lists of sources used in compiling this data-base.
● 1905 list
The definitive list of pubs in Ceredigion in 1905.
● Early Records
● Descriptions and illustrations of inns and pubs
● Opening and Closing Dates
How dates have been recorded
● Place Names
Problems with place names
Who has assisted with this data-base