The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
White Hart Inn  Station Road [a.k.a. Crowborough Hill]  Chapel Green  Crowborough  

Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1933The Story of Crowbrough ⇒ p. 58; p. 60
1985Crowborough - The Growth of a Wealden Town by Malcolm Payne ⇒ p. 77

Historical records

26th Feb 1839Crowborough Chapel Green, Sussex - 1839William Jarvis (occupier and owner)William Jarvis, innkeeperWhite Hart Public House, Buildings (0 acres 1 roods 18 perches) plot 2600Rotherfield Tithe Map

6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Jarvis, M, Head, age 50 to 54, born Sussex; occupation InnkeeperWilliam Jarvis, innkeeperWhite Hart1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
Mary Jarvis, F, [Wife], age 45 to 49, born SussexMary Jarvis
Mary Wood, F, age 10, born Sussex; occupation ServantMary Wood
Obed Gilbert, M, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation: servantObed Gilbert, farm labourer
Samuel Hoath, M, age 49, born SussexSamuel Springate Hoath, shoe maker

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: innkeeperWilliam Jarvis, innkeeperWhite Hart Inn1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
WifeMary Jarvis
Servant; occupation: general servantCharlotte Paine
Servant; occupation: ostlerWilliam Allin
LodgerHenry Killick Dibley, farm labourer
VisitorElizabeth Wood Bonds

7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Jarvis, M, Head, married, age 70, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: innkeeperWilliam Jarvis, innkeeperCroborough [White Hart]1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
Mary Jarvis, F, Wife, married, age 67, born Peckham, KentMary Jarvis
Elizabeth Bond, F, Niece, age 12, born Rotherfield, SussexElizabeth Bond
Ann Larkins, F, Lodger, married, age 50, born County Down, Ireland; occupation: pedlarAnn Larkins
Stephen Weaver, M, Lodger, widowed, age 48, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerStephen Weaver
Henry Brown, M, Servant, single, age 16, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: general servantHenry Brown

1867Directory entryTully John, White HartWhite HartPost Office Directory

2nd Apr 1871CensusRichard Edwards, M, Head, married, age 43, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: innkeeperRichard Edwards, licensed victualler and innkeeperWhite Hart, Crowborough1871 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
Maria Edwards, F, Wife, married, age 40, born Hartfield, SussexMaria Edwards
Arthur J Edwards, M, Son, age 7, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarArthur George Edwards
Harriett Edwards, F, Daughter, age 6, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarHarriet Anne Edwards
Letitia Edwards, F, Daughter, age 5, born Cowden, KentLettia E. Edwards

1874Directory entryEdwards Richard, White HartWhite HartPost Office Directory

c 1875Crowborough Chapel Green, Sussex - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyWhite Hart Inn

3rd Apr 1881CensusRichard Edwards, M, Head, married, age 52, born Hartfield; occupation: licensed victuallerRichard Edwards, licensed victualler and innkeeperChapel Green Inn1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
Maria Edwards, F, Wife, married, age 50, born HartfieldMaria Edwards
Arthur Geo. Edwards, M, Son, single, age 17, born Hartfield; occupation: farm labourerArthur George Edwards
Harriet A. Edwards, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born Hartfield; occupation: barmaidHarriet Anne Edwards
Lettia E. Edwards, F, Daughter, single, age 15, born Cowden; occupation: barmaidLettia E. Edwards

1882Directory entryEdwards Richard, White HartWhite HartKelly's Directory

5th Apr 1891CensusNathaniel Slater, M, Head, married, age 43, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: licenced victuallerNathaniel Slater, licenced victuallerWhite Hart, Chapel Green1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
Catherine Slater, F, Wife, married, age 39, born Alderton, SuffolkCatherine Slater
Alfred N Slater, M, Son, age 5, born Forest Row, SussexAlfred N Slater

c 1899Crowborough Chapel Green, Sussex - c 1899Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1899 by Ordnance SurveyWhite Hart Inn

2nd Apr 1911CensusGage Edward Wright, M, Head, married, age 48, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: publicanGage Edward Wright, publicanWhite Hart Inn, Station Road1911 Census
Crowborough, Sussex
Tallie Wright, F, Wife, married 23 years, age 48, born Lingfield; occupation: assisting in businessTallie Wright
Edward John Wright, M, Son, single, age 23, born Tonbridge; occupation: assisting in businessEdward John Wright
Sophia Hoadly, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Crowborough, SussexSophia Hoadly

c 1935The White Hart HotelThe White Hart Hotel, Crowborough photographed by E.A. Sweetman & Son Ltd, Tunbridge WellsPrivate collection

2001TodayWhite Hart Hotel

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