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Whilst the gentry patronised the Swan Hotel their chauffeurs and coachmen put up at the Swan Tap, a separate establishment situated at the back of the Hotel’s stable yard. In this picture, taken about 1910, Mr Noble, the licensee, and his wife pose outside the Tap entrance

On the left, in the yard, is a device for pumping water into the horse trough

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