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Queen's Hotel
Vacant shop
Quality Used Furniture (closed)
Swales Flooring
Laxey Dental Surgery
Nicola Bowker and Co
Beyond Brooke
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Vacant shop 31 New Road
Just Enough
Isle of Man Bank
Laxey Youth Resource Centre
Laxey Chemist
Laxey Post Office
Laxey Opticians
Katrina Louise Hair and Beauty
The Bridge Inn
Cooperative Food
Butcher's shop (closed)
Trading Places
Glen House Care Home
The Pavillion
Working Men's Institute
Laxey Car Centre
Laxey Blacksmith
The Phoenix
Black's Fireplaces Ltd
Captain's Hill
Mine's Tavern


New Road
New Inn
6 New Road, Laxey IM4 7HS
New Inn
From left: Margaret Cowin
By chance, my last visit on my second and last day photographing in Laxey was to the New Inn. Mrs Cowin greeted me to inform me the pub was closing either later that day, or the next day, for good. I felt privileged to be witness to, and to document, the end of an era for a pub more than 150 years old. I am grateful to Mrs Cowin for posing for photos and answering my questions in good spirit on what was no doubt a sad occasion.
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Sales: Public House (closure on day of survey)
Year established on current premises: 1854
Previously based elsewhere: No
Total staff: 2
Full-time: 1
Part-time: 1
Job roles: Landlady, and husband
No. staff live in Laxey: 2
No. staff live outside Laxey: 0
Previous use of premises: n/a
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