Friendly Spirit - 42 Brook Street, Cannington  
 

The Friendly Spirit in Cannington was originally called the Anchor Inn it was then changed to the Blue Anchor, but changed the name in July 1986 to the Friendly Spirit.

The old Blue Anchor was demolished in April 1948 after the present building was erected..

First recorded Lincensee was Mr Warren in 1855

Present licensee is Jane Chadwick since 2016

 

 

Landlords to date are as follows
 
WARREN GREEN 1855 1858
WILLIAM GREEN 1858 1860
MRS HURLEY 1887 1890
SAMUEL CHARLES  HOOPER 1893 1901
HENRY WHITE 1901 1906
CHARLES  WEST 1906 1914
ANN  WEST 1914 1920
ROBERT  ELLIS 1920 1920
WILLIAM  FRANKCOM 1920 1935
RICHARD JAMES THOMAS HARLEY 1935 1938
THEODORE JOHN WEST 1938 1940
JOHN EDWARD FINN 1948 1960
FRED & MARGARET HURFORD 1960 1977
DENZIL & PAMELA GIBBS 1977 1978
DAVID & ANNE  REES 1978 1983
GARY & JACKIE BRENTON 1983 1990
ANDREW & MARGARET BEARDSHAW 1990 1991
ANTHONY & PATRICIA ROMEO 1991 1993
ROBERT & JENNIFER HURLEY 1993 1994
ALAN WICKENS 1994 1996
ANDREW & GLENYS VICKERY 1996 2005
LINDSAY WEBB 2005 2009
THOMAS & KAREN WEBB 2009 2012
MIKE & LINDA  ADDISON 2012 2016
JANE CHADWICK 2016 2020