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Spread Eagle Hotel 1912-19 Midhurst
Spread Eagle Hotel
in house
ref m274
enlargements plus further image

Spread Eagle Hotel
looking down South Street
in house
ref m266
enlargements - further image

Spread Eagle Hotel
2 September 1951
photograph by Leslie A. Whitcomb
Whitcomb collection
ref- w071

Spread Eagle Hotel 1907 Midhurst
South Street
c1908 - 1910
in house
ref m684

Spread Eagle Hotel 1907 Midhurst
Spread Eagle Hotel
c1903 - 1907
in house & Anderson collection
note absence of 'garage' sign
garage opened 1907
ref m276

Spread Eagle Hotel 1907 MidhurstSpread Eagle Hotel 1907
Spread Eagle Hotel
c1911 - 1913
Anderson collection
Garage sign has been added above 'Livery & Stables'- post 1907
ref m267

Spread Eagle Hotel 1907 Midhurstref 268 - Painted card by AR Quinton c1920s
Spread Eagle Hotel
postcard & photo
in house
Frith 73635
ref m270

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Spread Eagle Hotel

This Hotel dates back in parts to 1430 and was once a coaching inn. In 1533 it was bought by Sir William Fitzwilliam, Henry VIII's Lord High Admiral.
The Sun Insurance Company gave it a value of £400 in 1730. Admiral Lord Nelson frequented the hotel between 1791 & 1798.
During the 1830s the town's most celebrated stagecoach, 'The Earl of March', left the Spread Eagle for London at 10am every morning, except Sunday, and in 1907 a motor garage opened at the hotel.
In 2007 the hotel celebrated 50 years of ownership by the same family.
1855 -
Bridger & Rowland
1899 -
Miss Annie Hoadley

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