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Distillers Arms, Vauxhall Row, Lambeth, London

Lambeth pub history index

Vauxhall Row was later Vauxhall High Street, and later at 63 Albert Embankment. it was closed and cleared in 1904 for a road improvement scheme (which is still happening!). **

A listing of historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in the Lambeth parish, Surrey, London. This includes Kennington, Brixton, Lambeth, Norwood, Peckham & Waterloo Road.The Lambeth parish, Surrey, London Public House Trade Directory 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.

1838/James Ward/Beer Retailer/../../.. **

1854 - 1865/James Ward/Beer Retailer/../../.. **

July 1864/Maria Ward, administratrix of James Ward/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

July 1864/James Ward his son/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1868/Lewis Wormauld/Beer Retailer/../../.. **

1881/Richard Payne/Wine & Beer Retailer/40/Burnt House Hall, Essex/Census ****
1881/Rosina Payne/Wife/35/Rochester, Kent/Census
1881/Thomas Shelly/Potman/18/Lambeth, Surrey/Census

1895 - 1900/George White/Beer Retailer/../../.. **

** Provided By Bill Rigby

**** Provided By Kevan

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