UK Pub history and historical street directory of London and the UK

Pub history of the last 200 years, and a historical street directory of London and the UK

London and the South is very well documented.

Search the pub history sites by licensee, address or pub. This is building into a historical street directory of parts of the UK, particularly in London
The pub history site is updated every day with masses of new and old information, please check back regularly. Incidentally, if I do some free research for you, a thank you would be nice.

St Georges Brewery Tap, 23 Church Lane, Whitechapel

Whitechapel index

A long report about the address of 33 - 35 Commercial Road, formerly the St Georges Brewery. It is almost certainly the same site as the one later numbered as 33 Commercial Road East (following the western extension of Commercial Road around 1865). *

[A summary] St Georges brewery was opened in 1847, and taken over by John Walker in 1901.

A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Whitechapel, London  - in East London. The Whitechapel  East 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.

1851/Matthew Warner/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****

1851/John Carter/Beer Seller/52/Middlesex/Census ****
1851/Margaret Carter/Wife/44/Kent/Census
1851/Margaret Kyle/Niece/14/Saint George/Census
1851/Mary Kyle/Servant/20/Suffolk/Census

1856/George Scott Christopher/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****

1861/John Mason/Beer House Keeper/48/Spitalfields, Middlesex/Census *
1861/Ann Mason/Wife/44/Mile End New Town, Middlesex/Census
1861/George Mason/Son, Barman/18/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1861/Mary Ann Mason/Daughter, Dress Maker/14/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1861/Thomas Mason/Son/12/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1861/Margaret Mason/Daughter/10/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1861/Elizabeth Rouke/House Servant/17/Middlesex/Census

1901/Sydney Knibbs/Beer Retailer/37/London/Census *

1911/Arthur Silverwood/Beer Retailer/50/Rochester, Kent/Census *
1911/Ellen Silverwood/Wife/47/East India/Census

1915/James McSweeney/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *

1921/James Kaylor/beer retailer/../Post Office Directory ****
1921/John Walker & Sons Ltd/whiskey merchants (St Georges Bond)/../Post Office Directory

1938/John Walker & Sons Ltd/whiskey merchants (St Georges Bond)/../Post Office Directory

* Provided By Ewan

** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

All transcriptions and imagery is copyright, and excepting personal usage (which is fine); it is NOT available for commercial usage or copying onto other websites without explicit permission. Many of the images, and all of the transcriptions are the work of myself and other contributors - please do not steal this work.

And Last updated on: Sunday, 10-Jan-2016 21:24:01 GMT