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Wheastsheaf, 14 Church Street, Luton, Bedfordshire

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Directory of Pubs in the UK, historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Bedfordshire . The Bedfordshire 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.

1862/John Booth/../../../Casseys Directory ****

1864/Samuel Haydon/Wheatsheaf, carrier, omnibus proprietor & haulier, Church street/../../Post Office Directory ****

1869/Samuel Haydon/Wheatsheaf, carrier & omnibus proprietor, Church street/../../Post Office Directory ****

1871/Samuel Haydon/Carrier & Publican/51/Luton, Bedfordshire/Census ****
1871/Hephzibah Haydon/Wife, Bonnet Sewer/51/Finsdon, Northampton/Census
1871/William H Haydon/Son, Carrier/27/Luton, Bedfordshire/Census
1871/Agnes Barford/Daughter, Bonnet Sewer, Widow/25/Luton, Bedfordshire/Census
1871/Frederick H Barford/Grandson/1/Luton, Bedfordshire/Census
1871/John Worsley/Ostler/22/Luton, Bedfordshire/Census
1871/John Lamb/Boarder, Hawker/55/Comberton, Cambridgeshire/Census

1876/Samuel Haydon/victualler & omnibus proprietor/../../Harrods Directory ****

1877/Samuel Haydon/& carrier & omnibus proprietor/../../Post Office Directory ****

1881/Hepzibah Haydon/Innkeeper & Carrier Employing 6 Men, Widow/61/Finedon, Northampton/Census ****
1881/William Haydon/Son, Innkeeper & Carrier/36/Luton, Bedford/Census
1881/Agnes Brice/Daughter, Housekeeper/34/Luton, Bedford/Census
1881/Frederick Barford/Grandson/11/Luton, Bedford/Census
1881/Harry Brice/Grandson/2/Hartwell, Northampton/Census
1881/Emma Smith/General Serant/16/Stopsley, Bedford/Census

1890/William Haydon/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1898/Joseph Stewart/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1903/Mrs Jessie Stewart/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1910/James William Ferry/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1914/James William Ferry/../../../Post Office Directory ****

**** Provided By Kevan

What I am now attempting to achieve is the coverage of an earlier London street directory in 1832. This is unique, plus images of the 1842 Robsons directory which confirm earlier entries and also carry much more trade detail about a premises or person. Here is the index of streets in 1832, many with 1842 imagery added.
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