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Imperial, 5 Leicester Street, St Annes, Soho WC2

This was the Bell in 1891 and earlier ***

Soho index

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

Imperial, 5 Leicester Street, WC2 - in August 2007

Imperial, 5 Leicester Street, WC2 - in August 2007

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/Samuel Boulter/../../../Pigots Directory ****

1869/George Smith/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1881/Mary Ann Tucker/Licensed Victualler, Widow/49/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census ****
1881/Maria J Grainger/Barmaid/19/(City Road), Middlesex/Census
1881/Mary E Symons/Barmaid/20/Launceston, Cornwall/Census
1881/Charles Pewsley/Barmaid : Deaf/49/Gt Munden, Hertford/Census
1881/Jane Watkins/Cook/20/Sallne, Wiltshire/Census

1882/George Moon/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1883/George Moon/../../../Post Office Directory ***

1891/Charles Robert Fidler/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/William Collings/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/James Lindsey/Licensed Victualler/47/Limehouse/Census ****
1901/Emma Mary Lindsey/Wife/30/Hoxton/Census
1901/Sydney Charles Dore/Adopted Son/5/Holloway/Census
1901/Edward Favier/Visitor, Gentleman/28/Dalston/Census
1901/Lily Maria Favier/Visitor, Lady/21/Dalston/Census
1901/Vera Favier/Visitor, Lady/1/Horsham/Census
1901/Florence Hawks/Barmaid/30/Holloway/Census
1901/Florence Burridge/Barmaid/21/Peckham/Census
1901/Nelly Howard/Barmaid/22/Kensington/Census
1901/Geo Percy Gowle/Barman/25/Paddington/Census
1901/Mary Nicholls/Cook/39/Middlesborough Eaton, Yorkshire/Census
1901/Louisa Johnson/Housemaid/34/London/Census
1901/Alice Fuller/Housemaid/20/Horsham/Census

1910/Morris Abraham/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1915/Cambdens Ltd/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1934/Frederick Arthur Rhodes/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1938/Chas Cecil Palmer/../../../Post Office Directory ****

**** Provided By Kevan

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