MINERS’ ARMS Mina Road / Penfield Street

1875 - 83. Eliza Rogers
1885. James Rogers
1886 to 1888. Albert Briley
1889 - 1901. George Dobbs
1901. James Dobbs
1904 - 11. Albert Dobbs
1914 - 31. Charles Holley
1935 - 37. Percy Packer
1944. Lilian Rose Kingsley
1950 - 53. Edward Liddiatt
1960. W. J. Sheppard



In the 1861 census Charles Rogers is shown to be living in Dunkerton Somerset working as a coal miner, in 1881 his son James is also working as a coal miner, and living next door to the pub.

CENSUS 1871.
Mina Arms
Charles Rogers 55, head married, general labourer, Hampshire Kings Somborne
Elizabeth Rogers 57, wife married, Somerset East Harptree
James Rogers 24, son unmarried, general labourer, Somerset East Harptree
Ellen Rogers 20, daughter unmarried, Somerset Dunkerton
George Rogers 17, son unmarried, general labourer, Somerset Dunkerton
Hannah Rogers 14, daughter, Somerset Dunkerton

CENSUS 1881.
1 Penfield Street, Miners’ Arms
Elizabeth Rogers 67, head widow, beer retailer, Mendip Somerset

2 Penfield Street
James Rogers 34, head married, coal miner, Mendip Somerset
Annie S. Rogers 32, wife married, tailoress, Bath Somerset
Mary J. Rogers 3, daughter scholar, Bristol St.Philip’s
James J. Rogers 1, son, Bristol St.Philip’s

CENSUS 1891.
George B. Dobbs 33, head married, beer retailer, Dorsetshire Keynston
Ann E. Dobbs 30, wife married, Dorset Blandford
Norman F. Dobbs 2, son, Bristol
Edward J. Dobbs 1, son, Bristol
James B. Dobbs 27, brother single, turner in iron, Somerset Bury
Mary Portingal 14, servant, domestic servant nurse, Bristol

CENSUS 1901.
James B. Dobbs 37, head married, beer retailer, Bury Somerset
Sarah A. Dobbs 28, wife married, Bristol
Mercy L. Dobbs 6, daughter, Bristol
James N. Dobbs 4, son, Bristol
Ethel Dobbs 3, daughter, Bristol
George R. Dobbs 1, son, Bristol
Mary Hawkins 70, mother in law widow, Winford Somerset
Florence Hawkins 18, niece single, mother’s help, Frampton Cotterell

CENSUS 1911.
Albert Edward Dobbs 42, head single, beer retailer, Dulverton Somerset
Sydney J. Hiram 26, nephew single, barman, Bristol
Edward J. Dobbs 21, nephew single, carpenter, Bristol

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