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The Cross Keys Inn


John Keys was granted publican's License for the Cross Keys inn at Lochinvar in 1851 - 52.

An Application to transfer license of the Cross Keys from John Keys to John Wince (Wenz) was postponed September 1852 and then later granted. John Wenz died in February 1853 at Lochinvar age 60 and his wife Julia (Juliana) was granted the license in this year.

The license was transferred from Julia Wenz to son-in-law John Coleman in March 1854. Julia Wenz died age 64 in May 1855.

John Coleman held the license until 1857.