UK pub history and historical Street directory

If you fancy an amazing 'free' evening of entertainment over the Easter weekend, there are three performances of the Passion Play in Hornchurch, alongside the Queens Theatre. The passion Play has been enacted for the past twenty years, about every five years, and is a very professional performance, poignant and free. If you can make it, it is a very moving piece of theatre, of the last few days of Jesus, and his resurrection. The play starts about 7.30 on Good Friday, Saturday and Easter Sunday. There is ample parking in the Queens Theatre, and Sainsbury car parks, both are very close to the performances.

George & Dragon, 81 Leather Lane, Holborn

Holborn index

aka The George; at 29 Leather Lane by 1910

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

The following entries are in this format:

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

1790/James Latimer/../../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **

1831/John Griffin/../../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **

1845/Henry Davis / Former Manager of Public House, now out-of-business /../../London Gazette, 20 May 1845 **

1848/William John May Norris / Former Licensed Victualler, now out-of-business /../../London Gazette, 30 May 1848 **

1851/Richard Burgess/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1851/Richard Burgess/Wine Merchant/24/Portsea, Hampshire/Census ****
1851/Emmily Burgess/Wife/19/Holborn, Middlesex/Census
1851/Matilda Burgess/Sister/18/Portsea, Hampshire/Census
1851/Eliza Morely/House Servant/18/Westminster, Middlesex/Census

July 1854/Thomas Hollis/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

July 1854/
John Watson/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

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

1861/George Clark/Licensed Victualler/33/Islington, Middlesex/Census ****
1861/Benjamin Parish/Servant/20/Gransden, Huntingdon/Census

October 1861/George Clark/Outgoing Licensee/../../Morning Post ****

October 1861/James Frost/Incoming Licensee/../../Morning Post ****

May 1862/James Frost/LV Association/../../Era ****

October 1862/James Frost/Outgoing Licensee/../../Morning Post ****

October 1862/George Hyde jun/Incoming Licensee/../../Morning Post ****

1869/John Turner/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1872/John Turner / Licensed Victualler /../../London Gazette, 12 July 1872 **

1873/John Evers/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions****

1874/John Evers/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions****

1875/Daniel Sankford Keyes/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions****

1876/Daniel Sankford Keyes/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions****

1877/Jonathan Artis/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions****

1878/William Batchelor/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions****

1879/John Nelson Jeans/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions****

1880/Alice Mynott/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions****

1881/Alice Mynott/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions****

1881/William Mynott/Licensed Victuallar/34/West Wickham, Cambridge/Census ****
1881/Jane E Mynott/Wife/31/Finsbury, Middlesex/Census
1881/Alice Mynott/Sister, Barmaid/25/West Wickham, Cambridge/Census

1882/William Mynott/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions****

1882/Mrs Alice Mynott/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/Thomas J Pope/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/James Griffin/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Martha Griffins/Head, Widow/67/Limehouse E/Census ****
1891/James Griffins/Son, Licensed Victualler/34/Lambeth/Census
1891/Robert E Griffins/Son, Assistant/23/Lambeth/Census
1891/Harrie Biggs/Domestic Servant/20/Plaistow, Essex/Census

1895/James Griffin/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/Mrs Henrietta Cockshall/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1910/Joseph James Mason/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1911/Joseph James Mason/Publican/32/London, Middlesex/Census ***
1911/Eden Mason/Wife, Assistant/29/London, Middlesex/Census
1911/Queenie Eden Mason/Daughter/2/London, Middlesex/Census

1915/Joseph James Mason/../../../Post Office Directory ****

** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

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