Ty Coch Inn

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Ty Coch Landlords Gallery

Jane Jones
Jane Jones
Owain Jones
Owain Jones
Hugh Williams
Hugh Williams
Cliff Webley
Cliff Webley
Brione MacMillan
Brione MacMillan
Stuart Webley
Stuart Webley

History of The Ty Coch Inn

Ty Coch itself was built in 1823.  It was built out of red brick which was imported through the port of Porthdinllaen from Holland.  It was probably brick which was used as ballast for a ship which had taken granite from here to Holland. The cellar is much older than this and down there we have windows and a fireplace which are now below ground level.

For the first five years of its life it was the vicarage for the vicar of Edern.  In 1828 a vicarage was built next to the church and eventually Ty Coch ceased to be the second vicarage as the vicar The Rev. John Parry Jones Parry moved out entirely leaving his housekeeper, Catherine Ellis to open the building as an Inn in 1842 to supply refreshment to the shipbuilding workforce who worked on the beach.

Ty Coch was in competition, certainly with the Whitehall Inn and reputedly at one time, a total of four other pubs on the beach.

Only Ty Coch survives as a pub today.

Innkeepers to date ( as we know it )

 

1842-50 Catherine Ellis

1850-57 Ellis & Elinor Hughes

1857-60 Closed ( long lunch hour)

1860 -64 (?) Laura Thomas

1864-71 William Griffiths

1871-90 Jane Hughes (nee Linton) mother of...

1890- c1932 Jane Jones (nee Linton) She was the innkeeper, harbourmaster and ran a school in Ty Coch for mariners children.

1932-35 Owain Jones  (Cox of the Porthdinllaen lifeboat "The M.O.Y.E.")

1935-66 Louis Pritchard Thomas

1966-68 Hugh Williams

1968 - 2004     Clifford and Brione Webley (Cliff & Brione)

Read Cliff's Obituary

2004 - present     Brione and Stuart Webley

Current Opening Times

DECEMBER 27th, 28th, 29th, 30th
12noon -5pm
KITCHEN OPEN 12-2:30pm ONLY

NEW YEARS EVE 12-7pm open to public
KITCHEN OPEN 12-2:30 ONLY

NEW YEARS EVE NIGHT 7pm-late

PLEASE NOTE:-LIMITED PLACES ONLY FOR NYE PLEASE CALL OR MESSAGE FOR DETAILS (if your not on the list you won’t get in. Adults only for this event)

NEW YEARS DAY 12noon-7pm
KITCHEN OPEN 12-2:30 ONLY

CHRISTMAS WEEK AND NEW YEARS DAY MENU WILL BE LIMITED TO PASTIES AND SOUP! As always no booking necessary!!

WE WILL THEN BE CLOSED FROM 2ND JANUARY UNTIL 25TH JANUARY FOR ROUTINE MAINTENANCE AND SOME R&R...!

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year
from Brione, Stu and all the Ty Coch staff

Nadolig Llawen a Blwyddyn Newydd Dda!

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*****PLEASE NOTE!!!!********
THESE TIMES MAY VARY DEPENDING ON WEATHER CONDITIONS!! IF UNSURE PLEASE PHONE BEFORE VISITING US ON 01758 720498

Diolch yn fawr

Thank you


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