NavigationHome Where is Gornal Local History Family History Gallery Old News We Need... Dialect 'its a loff aye it' Other Stuff Links About Us Contact Us
Landmarks ~ Churches ~ Pubs ~ Shops ~ Amenities ~ Dwellings ~ Events ~ Schools ~ Sports
Industrial ~ Transport ~ Families
~ Gallery - Pubs ~
Bell ~ Bricklayers Arms, Kent St. ~ Bricklayers Arms, Straits ~ Bull & Butcher ~ Cottage Spring ~ Cross Keys ~ Duke William
Hop and Barleycorn ~ Horse and Jockey ~ Horseshoe ~ Leopard ~ Limerick ~ Limerick (Kent St.) ~ Lion Hotel
New Inn ~ Pear Tree ~ The Queens Head ~ Spriggers Arms ~ Swan ~ White Chimneys ~ White Lion
Crown ~ Durham Ox ~ Five Ways ~ Good Intent ~ Green Dragon ~ Junction ~ Shakespeare ~ Straits House ~ Waggon & Horses
Black Bear ~ Britannia ~ Bulls Head ~ Bush ~ Fiddlers Arms ~ Five Ways (Himley Rd) ~ Forge ~ Fountain ~ Glynne Arms
Jolly Crispin ~ Meadow Lark ~ Miners Arms ~ Old Bulls Head ~ Old Mill ~ Red Cow ~ Red Lion ~ Spills Meadow ~ Woodman
The Horse and Jockey.
181  Dudley Road, Upper Gornal.
The pub was located opposite the Moden Hill junction with Dudley Road.
It was called the Old Horse and Jockey in the 19th Century.
Early census records show the pub address to be No.26 Dudley Road.
The Horse and Jockey was demolished in 1992, a new housing development 'Stable Court' was built on the site of the pub and car park in 1993.
1880: Dudley and District News - 27 November.
1871: Birmingham Daily Post - 5 December.
1835, Joseph Watton. [Pigots Directory]
1842, Joseph Walton [sic], (Old Horse & Jockey). [Pigots Directory]
1850, Edward Williams. [Post Office Directory of Birmingham]
Edward Williams died in 1859 at the Horse and Jockey Inn age 60 years.
1861, John Collins, (Old Horse & Jockey). [Harrod's Directory]
1865, Joseph Walker. [Jones' Directory]
1868, Joseph Walker. [P.O. Directory]
1869, Joseph Walker.
1877, Benjamin Bagley, also trading as a 'Marine Store Dealer'.
1880, Benjamin Bagley.
1888, W. Kimberley. [Licence transfer]
1901, Richard Marsh, publican aged 44, No.26 Dudley Road. [Census]
1939, John Millard, Licensed Victualler, b1875, No.26. [Register]
1940, John Millard. [Kellys Directory]
1877: Midland Counties Evening Express, October 16.
this aye fur noggin yeds