The Portcullis Inn

Now known as Silverdale on North Road

Not shown on the 1725 Survey of Stoke Gifford? There is a house shown on the map but is it no longer there in 1840

Not shown on this map of 1769

SG Part 1769

Not shown on the 1830 Ordnance Survey

SG Map 1830

Not shown on this map of 1840

SG 1840 Map

 Not mentioned in the 1841 Census  no record of an innkeeper or beer seller. 

Shown on the 1842 Tithe Map. 

SG 1842

And in 1869

SG 1869

The 1915 Village Sale

Silverdale 1915 cat.jpg

Census Beaufort Portcullis  Place 3 Place 4
1843 Survey Langworthy ? Newman Winniatt
1851 Shipton J
Newman Winniatt
1861  Shipton J Powell E 
1871 Parker Powell E 
1881 Parker Powell R G
1891 Powell G     None 

1843 Survey Extract  Mike Stanbrook
* 32 Beer House and Garden  Robert Newman - Not the Portcullis Inn? 
* 61 Beer House and Garden  William Winniatt - Not the Portcullis Inn? 
* 301 Beer House and Garden - George Langworthy - Is this the new Portcullis Inn? 
George is listed in the 1851 Census aged 59 as Carpenter & Undertaker


1851 Census 

Beaufort Arms? 
SHIPTON Jane             Wife    Married     29       Beer House Keeper 
SHIPTON Sarah a        Daughter                 8       Scholar 
SHIPTON Thomas m    Son                         5  

Not the Portcullis Inn ? 
NEWMAN Robert       Head    Married     67      Beer Seller 
NEWMAN Sarah         Wife     Married     57 
Newman and his wife are farmers in the 1841 census 

Not the Portcullis Inn  as he is not in the Portcullis Inn in the 1861 Census
WINNIATT William     Head     Married     47     Beer Seller 
WINNIATT Elizabth     Wife     Married     42 
Not Beaufort Arms or Portcullis Inn 

1861 Census 
Jane SHIPTON is now a widow and a publican at the Beaufort Arms with her 2 sons and daughter 
Edwin Powell is the innkeeper at the Portcullis Inn with his wife and son.
In the 1851 census he was aged 20 and the son of James and Emma, James was a Grocer And Tea Dealer 
William WINNIATT and Elizabth Wife now described as publican 1871 Census W Parker is now the innkeeper at the Beaufort Arms Edwin Powell is the innkeeper at the Portcullis Inn with his wife and son.

1876 Morris Directory Powell Grace, Portcullis 

1881 W and Jane Parker is a beer seller at the Beaufort Arms 
Mrs G? R Powell is now a Widow and a licensed victualler in the Portcullis Inn with daughter Sarah and Sarah Gingle is their servant. 
Sarah J. Gingle ,abt, 1866, ,Stoke Gifford, Gloucestershire, England ,,servant,, 11, Portcullis Inn, Stoke Gifford, Gloucestershire, England 
Rhoda G. Powell ,abt, 1837, Cornwall, England ,head, 11,Portcullis Inn, ,Stoke Gifford, Gloucestershire, England 

O/S Map of 1889 Portcullis Inn is shown 

1891 Mrs G Powell is the innkeeper at the Beaufort Arms with her son, daughter and servant. The Portcullis Inn is not listed.

1915 Sale Listed as the Silverdale House. 2 Rods 32 perches, rental 25. Occupied by Mr. T Shaw, bought by him for 350.