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Pubs of the last 200 years, including their occupants. Please help me make it better if you have anything to add.

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Devonshire Arms, 7 Duke Street, Manchester Square, Marylebone W1

Marylebone index

At 20 Duke Street, Manchester Square before 1910

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

Devonshire Arms, 7 Duke Street, Marylebone - in July 2013

Devonshire Arms, 7 Duke Street, Marylebone - in July 2013

Kindly provided by Dolores Dilley


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The following entries are in this format:

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

1839/John Spelt/../../../Pigot's Directory *

1841/John Spelt/../../../Post Office Directory *

1842/John Spelt/../../../Robson's Directory *

1848/Henry Hart/../../../Post Office Directory *

1851/Henry Hart/../../../Post Office Directory *

1856/Henry Hart/../../../Post Office Directory *

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

1881/Edward Browne/Licensed Victualler/33/Lowestoft, Suffolk/Census ****
1881/Jane Browne/Wife/38/Peldan, Essex/Census
1881/Ely Linderbury/General Servant/49/Deerkust, Gloucester/Census

1882/Edward Browne/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/William V Hayden/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/William Venus Hayden/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1895/William Venus Hayden/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/John Everitt Page/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1910/Mrs Minni Clarke/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1915/Mrs Caroline Peterken/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1921/Mrs Peterken/../../../Hughes Directory ****

1934/Fredk W Clark/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1938/Hy J Clements/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1944/Miss Gladys E Skinner/../../../Post Office Directory ****

From 1948 to 1952, Katie Deacon and Dennis Deacon were Licensed Victuallers at the "Preston Hotel", Preston Road, Wembley. (now 161 London Road). From 1953 to 1962 Katie Deacon and Dennis Deacon were Licensed Victuallers at the Kings Arms, 82 Tottenham Court Road. **

Katie Ellen Deacon and her husband Dennis Deacon were the Licensed Victuallers, at the "George 1V", 28 Portugal street from 1955 up until 1962 and when we were young, we used to visit them with our parents. Katie Ellen Deacon was Godmother to my Sister Sheila Carnaby (Parrs Head). **

Over the years they had multiple pubs at the same time:

1955, the Regency Arms 53 to 55 Regency Street, SW1. **

1959 to 1962 "Devonshire Arms", 7 Duke Street, Manchester Square W1 and the "Princess of Wales", 27 Villiers Street, WC2. **

1963 to 1965 "Coach and Horses", Hill Street, W1 (Their residence was 5 Hill Street). **

They then retired to Ramsgate where Dennis died in 1969 aged 64 years and Katie later died in 1994 aged 95 years. **


* Provided By Ewan

** Provided By John Carnaby

**** Provided By Kevan


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