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Crown & Woolpack, 394 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London

Clerkenwell pub history index

At 75 St John Street Road in 1851 and earlier - at 162 St John Street Road in 1869 renumbered ; & At 394 St John Street by 1910; The pub closed in around 1990, but is still standing and currently undergoing restoration work in 2006. **

A listing of historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in  Clerkenwell,  London. The Clerkenwell, London listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

Crown & Woolpack, 394 St John Street EC1- in 1986

From the Archives of East London & City CAMRA

Crown & Woolpack, 394 St John Street EC1- in December 2006

Kindly provided by Stephen Harris

The following entries are in this format:

Year/Publican or other Resident/Relationship to Head and or Occupation/Age/Where Born/Source.

1839/Francis Merritt/../../../Pigotís Directory **

1848/Francis Merritt/../../../Post Office Directory ****

September 1849/executors of Francis Merritt/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1851/Mrs H E Merritt/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1851/Hannah Elizabeth Merritt/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions****

1856/John Frost/../../../Post Office Directory ****

June 1856/John Frost/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era ****

June 1856/Francis Hammond/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era ****

1862/Mrs Fanny Hammond/../../../Post Office Directory **

1869/Mrs F Hammond/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1876/Frederick White/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions****

1876/Charles John Godfrey Wood/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions****

1877/Charles John Godfrey Wood/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions****

1878/Charles John Godfrey Wood/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions****

1879/Charles John Godfrey Wood/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions****

1880/Mary Ann Wood/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions****

1881/Mary Ann Wood/Licenced Victualler, Widow/43/St Lottenham, Middlesex/Census ****
1881/Will J Wood/Son/11/Camden Town/Census
1881/Harry Wood/Son/8/Camden Town/Census
1881/Frank Wood/Son/6/Kingsland/Census
1881/Richard L Jones/Manager/31/Radnorshire, Wales/Census
1881/Louie Scholes/Governess/25/Southsea, Hampshire/Census
1881/Emily L Beeden/Barmaid/25/Westminster, Middlesex/Census
1881/Elizabeth E Nicholls/Servant/29/Leamington, Hampshire/Census

1881/Mary Ann Wood/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions****

1882/Mrs Mary Ann Wood/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1882/Mary Ann Wood/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions****

1883/Mary Ann Wood/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions****

1884/Mary A Wood/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/Mary Ann Wood/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions****

1885/Mary Ann Wood/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions****

1886/Mary Ann Wood/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions****

1887/Mary Ann Wood/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions****

1888/Mary Ann Wood/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions****

1889/Mary Ann Wood/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions****

1899/Horace John Moore/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1890/Mary Ann Wood/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions****

1891/Mary Ann Wood/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions****

1892/Mary Ann Wood/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions****

1893/William James/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions****

1894/William James/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions****

1895/William James/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions****

1896/Emily James/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions****

1900/Horace Josiah Moore/../../../Post Office Directory **

1910/Horace Josiah Moore/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1919/Horace Josiah Moore/../../../Post Office Directory **

1934/Horace Josiah Moore/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1938/Horace Josiah Moore/../../../Post Office Directory ****

** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

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