Name: The Castle Inn
|The Castle Inn (Lyons Lane jnct Railway Street)|
|Lyons at its junction with Standish Street (left) and Brooke Street (right)|
The white building centre picture towards the bridge is the Castle Inn.
The Castle Inn appears on records from the 1851 Census with the following landlords listed: James Wilson (1851-61), William Barlow (1861), Miles Markland (1865-76), Michael Walsh (1879-82), Richard Tyrer (1889-91), Alice Hall (1896), John Hall (1901), Samuel Sharratt (1911) and Thomas Blackledge (1936).
|Burnley Advertiser 25 February 1860|
|Looking down Lyons Lane with the Castle Inn far right and the junction with Standish Street further down to the street.|
|Landlord at the Castle Inn c.1930's Facebook Chorley Then & Now|
|Lancashire Evening Post 26 August 1896|
|Lancashire Evening Post 02 July 1901|
|Lancashire Evening Post 30 December 1902|
|Lancashire Evening Post 18 January 1937|
|The Castle Inn (far right) looking up Lyons Lane from the junction with Brooke Street. |
All these properties were demolished to make way for the by-pass road.