The UK Pub history site and street directory, plus research of pubs, publicans, hotels and beer houses

The outline of the pub history site is to list ALL pubs of the last 200 years with detailed information on each, including their occupants and staff members; i.e. it is a genealogical search tool. It is never exhaustive, but it's pretty damned good so far. Please help me make it better if you have anything to add. Use the search engine to find pubs by name, publicans and bar staff by name, or just use it as a historical street directory - all detail on one site of about 50 thousand pages and over 10 thousand images. The site lists all counties in England, but some are sparse in content, whilst London and the South is very well documented. Use the links above to traverse the site; and if a search fails, type your search into google, find the relevant page on Ewans pubology site and it brings you back here again!

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The London 1896 Suburban Publicans and Beer Retailer directory listing - North and south.

This is a listing from the Public Houses section of the UK Northern and Southern London Post Office Directory in 1896; This is one of the earlier London Suburbs directories that lists Pubs and street addresses as London instead of the local county.

London Northern suburbs

A B C D E F G H IJ K L M N O P Q R S T UV W Y (Publicans)

A B C D E F G H IJ K L M NO P R S T UVY W (Beer Retailers)

London Southern suburbs

A B C D E F G H IJ K L M N O P Q R S T UV W Y


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, 21-Jun-2015 10:49:17 BST