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HER Number:MDV18348
Name:King of Prussia Inn, Bideford


Early 17th century inn, shown on late 19th century Ordnance Survey town plan.


Grid Reference:SS 453 266
Map Sheet:SS42NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBideford
Ecclesiastical ParishBIDEFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS42NE/82

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • INN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1855-1895, Towns 1855-95 1:500 (Cartographic). SDV348147.

'King of Prussia (P.H.)' marked. Map object also based on this source.

Smith, G., 1930-1931, The King of Prussia, Bideford, 54; plate; figure (Article in Serial). SDV21945.

The King of Prussia inn, New St, Bideford. Not precisely located, now part of Lennard's Boot Shop. Stone tablet over the door reads IB. ABO.1618. With a fleur-de-lis.

Timms, S. C., 1982, Untitled Source (Personal Comment). SDV21944.

New Street has been completely cleared of buildings. This building does not survive.

Ordnance Survey, 2012, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV348725.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV21944Personal Comment: Timms, S. C.. 1982.
SDV21945Article in Serial: Smith, G.. 1930-1931. The King of Prussia, Bideford. Devon and Cornwall Notes and Queries. 16. 54; plate; figure.
SDV348147Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1855-1895. Towns 1855-95 1:500. Towns 1855-95 1:500. Digital.
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #82212 ]

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jan 7 2015 1:43PM