Acting Sergeant in The Ship Hotel, Llandrillo - 5 March, 1896

from Public House Case at Llandrillo, page 3:

I recollect Thursday, the 5th March. I was on duty near the Ship Hotel. It would be about 8.30, and I was on my way to a conference point at Mochdre in company with P.C. Pugh, who has been in the service about eight years. We turned into the Ship Hotel. When I got into the lobby I could hear singing. I went into the kitchen, and immediately I opened the door, the singing stopped. I found the four defendants, and another man - William Roberts  - in the kitchen. They were drunk and there was a glass of ale before each of them. I looked at each of the men carefully, and called the …   more >>

cite as

Public House Case at Llandrillo. In Carnarvon and Denbigh Herald, volume 64, issue 3292 (15 May, 1896), p. 3. accessed: 24 May, 2024

location of experience: The Ship Hotel, Llandrillo


Experience Information

Date/Time 5 March, 1896
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public


Acting Sergeant R. H. Jones gives evidence on a case of drunkenness brought before Colwyn Bay Police Court.

Originally submitted by acusworth on Thu, 05 Nov 2015 12:56:34 +0000
Approved on Fri, 07 Apr 2017 14:26:55 +0100