coaching inn

coaching inn
'coaching .inn
n BrE
a small hotel in Britain used in the past by people travelling in carriages pulled by horses

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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  • coaching inn — noun (historical) An inn standing on a route used by horse drawn coaches, providing overnight rest for travellers and stabling for horses • • • Main Entry: ↑coach * * * coaching inn UK US noun [countable] [singular coaching inn …   Useful english dictionary

  • Coaching inn — This article is about coaching inns in general. For individual inns, see Stagecoach Inn (disambiguation). The George Inn, Southwark is the only galleried coaching inn to survive in London[1] In Europe, from approximately the mid 17th century for… …   Wikipedia

  • coaching inn — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms coaching inn : singular coaching inn plural coaching inns British a hotel or pub where old fashioned coaches and their passengers used to stop for the night …   English dictionary

  • coaching inn — noun historical an inn along a route followed by horse drawn coaches, at which horses could be changed …   English new terms dictionary

  • The Talbot 15th Century Coaching Inn Bath (Bath) — The Talbot 15th Century Coaching Inn Bath country: United Kingdom, city: Bath (Countryside Mells) The Talbot 15th Century Coaching Inn Bath Located on the edge of Mendip Hills, The Talbot 15th Century Coaching Inn Bath lies in the beautiful… …   International hotels

  • Inn — Inns are establishments where travellers can procure food, drink, and lodging. History Origins Found in Europe, they possibly first sprang up when the Romans built their system of Roman roads two millennia ago. Some inns in Europe are several… …   Wikipedia

  • coaching house — noun : an inn serving coach travelers …   Useful english dictionary

  • The George Inn, Southwark — Infobox UKproperty property name = The George Inn imgage name = thegeorgesouthwark.jpg image size = 200px caption = The George Inn, Southwark type = Public house NT/EH/RHS = NT Managed = Tenanted by brewery area = main = Historic building other …   Wikipedia

  • King's Head Inn, Aylesbury — The King s Head Inn is notable as being one of the oldest public houses with a coaching yard in the south of England. It is located in the Market Square, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire.The oldest part of the current structure of the building is of… …   Wikipedia

  • Bingley Old White Horse Inn — The Old White Horse Inn in Bingley, West Yorkshire, England, is one of the oldest buildings still in use in the town. It was originally constructed as a coaching inn in the mid seventeenth century, strategically positioned with Ireland Bridge on… …   Wikipedia

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