Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 146,918 pages of information and 232,835 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Rougemont Hotel, Exeter

From Graces Guide

Jump to: navigation, search

of Queen Street, Exeter

1877 Foundation stone laid for the Devon and Exeter Hotel Co for the Rougemont Hotel, Exeter.

Designed by Charles Edwin Ware and constructed by James Matcham of Plymouth. E. Whipple of Plymouth supplied the bell apparatus and gas-fittings, and the lifts were from Waygood and Co, of Leeds, and Garton and King, fitted out the kitchen.

1889 Listed in directory. Manager is T. W. Hussey. Devon and Exeter Hotel Co.[1]

1910 Listed in directory. Devon and Exeter Hotel Co.[2]

1938 The MD is A. Morgan Edwards

1939 Listed in directory. Devon and Exeter Hotel Co. [3]

1955 Listed. Rougemont Hotel and Assembly Rooms. A. Morgan Edwards, Managing Director.[4]

1964 Listed. [5]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. 1889 Exeter Directory
  2. 1889 Exeter Directory
  3. 1939 Exeter Directory
  4. 1955 Exeter Directory
  5. 1964 Exeter Directory