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    Great Western Hotel, Station Road, Friar Street, Reading, Berkshire

    Reading Pubs History  index  (A - F) - Index 2 (G - Q) - Index 3 (R - Y)

    Great Western Hotel, Reading

    Great Western Hotel, Reading

    Kindly provided by Colin Ager

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

    1844/Richard Monk/../../../Pigots Directory ***

    1847/George Bailey/../../../Post Office Directory ***

    1851/George Bailey/Hotel Keeper/47/Brentford, Middlesex/Census ***
    1851/Sarah Bailey/Wife/44/Twickenham, Middlesex/Census
    1851/Annie Bailey/Daughter/24/Walton upon Thames, Surrey/Census
    1851/Mary Bailey/Daughter/17/London, Middlesex/Census
    1851/James Bailey/Son/9/Crawford, Middlesex/Census
    1851/Emily Bailey/Daughter/8/Crawford, Middlesex/Census
    1851/Julia Bailey/Daughter/6/Reading, Berks/Census
    1851/Sibana Twill/Visitor/30/Twickenham, Middlesex/Census
    1851/Lewis Toomes/Visitor/20/Isle of Wight/Census
    1851/Louisa Slater/Visitor/16/Heston, Middlesex/Census
    1851/James F Webb/Waiter/34/Battersea, Surrey/Census
    1851/William Hawes/Waiter/31/Epping, Essex/Census
    1851/George Dolton/Boots/25/Speenhamland, Berks/Census
    1851/Sarah Toms/Cook/29/Woolwich, Kent/Census
    1851/Elizabeth Tyler/Servant, Chambermaid/45/Hunston, Middlesex/Census
    1851/Elizabeth Troud/Servant, Housemaid/20/Maidenhead, Berks/Census
    1851/N K/Visitor/about 40/N K/Census

    1852/George Bailey/../../../Slaters Directory ***

    1854/George Bailey/../../../Billings Directory ***

    1856/George Porter/../../../Macaulays Directory ***

    1859/George Portridge/../../../Macaulays Directory ***

    1863/W Flanagan/../../../Duttons Directory ***

    1864/W Flanagan/../../../Kellys Directory ***

    1868/William Flanagan/../../../Casseys Directory ***

    1870/William Flanagan/../../../Macaulays Directory ***

    1875/Flanagan and Son/../../../Smiths Directory ***

    1881/William G Flanagan/Hotel Proprietor/37/Abingdon, Berks/Census ***
    1881/John S Carmichael/Visitor, Annuitant/26/Edinburgh/Census
    1881/Ellen M Carmichael/Visitor, Annuitant/22/London, Middlesex/Census
    1881/Louisa Gregory/Servant, Barmaid/19/Erleigh, Berks/Census
    1881/Jane Flanagan/Sister, Assistant Manageress/42/Abingdon, Berks/Census
    1881/Mary Turner/Servant, Domestic Servant/19/Reading, Berks/Census
    1881/William Wilder/Servant, Waiter/27/Henley on Thames/Census
    1881/Mary A wheeler/Servant, Domestic Servant/21/Nettlebed, Oxon/Census
    1881/Julia Keep/Servant, Domestic Servant/19/South Stoke, Oxon/Census
    1881/Jane Flockton/Servant, Domestic Servant Cook/41/London, Middlesex/Census
    1881/Eliza Huggins/Servant, Domestic Servant Chambermaid/25/Worcester/Census
    1881/George Drummond/Servant, Boots/26/Aldermaston, Berks/Census
    1881/Henry Jackson/Servant, Boots/17/Reading, Berks/Census
    1881/Walter Green/Servant/17/Reading, Berks/Census
    1881/James Davis/Servant, Under Boots/16/Aldermaston, Berks/Census
    1881/James Gray/Visitor, Annuitant/56/London, Middlesex/Census

    1883/William George Flanagan/../../../Kellys Directory ***

    1884/W G Flanagan/../../../Stevens Directory ***

    1887/William George Flanagan/../../../Kellys Directory ***

    1891/William G Flanagan/Hotel Proprietor & Vetinary Surgeon/47/Abingdon, Berks/Census ***
    1891/Isabella Flanagan/Wife/42/Reading, Berks/Census
    1891/Norah Flanagan/Daughter/14/Reading, Berks/Census
    1891/William G Flanagan/Son/12/Reading, Berks/Census
    1891/Adda V Flanagan/Daughter/10/Reading, Berks/Census
    1891/Jane Flanagan/Sister/49/Abingdon, Berks/Census
    1891/David Lindsay/Boarder, Land Agent/28/Breconshire, Wales/Census
    1891/Henry E Edridge/Boarder, Vicar _/38/Chipping Ongar, Essex/Census
    1891/Caroline C Edridge/Boarder/46/Primrose, Sussex/Census
    1891/Henry S Chambers/Boarder, Living on own means/77/Adlington House, Hants/Census
    1891/Edward Ramsey/Boarder, Living on own means/64/Furmore, Oxon/Census
    1891/Henry Payne/Servant, Butler/47/Croughton, Northants/Census
    1891/Rose Wadden/Servant, Barmaid/27/Reading, Berks/Census
    1891/Minnie Badon/Servant, Kitchenmaid/23/Reading, Berks/Census
    1891/Florence Gough/Servant, Scullerymaid/18/Calne, Wilts/Census
    1891/Lucy Wood/Servant, Chambermaid/58/Ladhope, Lancs/Census
    1891/Emily Hudkins/Servant, Chambermaid/22/Goring, Oxon/Census
    1891/Charles Allsworth/Servant, Pantry Boy/15/Reading, Berks/Census
    1891/Clara Langer/Servant, Nurse/36/Dresdon, Saxony/Census
    1891/Sarah A Angell/Servant, Housemaid/25/Thatcham, Berks/Census
    1891/John Hopkins/Servant, Porter/35/Townsey, Oxon/Census
    1891/Thomas Wymore/Servant, Assistant Porter/27/Reading, Berks/Census
    1891/Walter Wooddridge/Servant, Assistant Waiter/23/Ashfield, Berks/Census
    1891/Not Known (Male)/Boarder, Not Known/About 26/Not Known/Census
    1891/Not Known (Female)/Boarder, Not Known/About 65/Not Known/Census
    1891/Not Known (Female)/Boarder, Not Known/About 55/Not Known/Census

    1893/Wm George Flanagan/proprietor/../../Stevens Directory ***

    1895/W G Flanagan/../../../Smiths Directory ***

    1900/W G Flanagan/../../../Smiths Directory ***

    There is no "head" on the 1901 census. William Flanagan, the hotel owner or manager is living at a private residence in Kendrick Road, leaving his sister in charge.
    1901/Jane Flanagan/Sister, Managers Assistant/60/Abingdon, Berks/Census ***
    1901/Eliza Robinson/Barmaid/35/Croydon, London/Census
    1901/Ann Brown/Servant, Chambermaid/53/White Netley, Hants/Census
    1901/F M Thomas/Servant, Manageress/48/London/Census
    1901/Rose Saunders/Servant, Chambermaid/29/Reading, Berks/Census
    1901/Henriette Allen/Servant, Scullery Maid/16/Reading, Berks/Census
    1901/Florence M Allen/Servant, Kitchen Maid/19/Reading, Berks/Census
    1901/Florence Sopp/Servant, House Maid/21/Reading, Berks/Census
    1901/Walter Woobridge/Servant, Waiter/33/Arborfield, Berks/Census
    1901/Henry Charlton/Servant, Pantry Boy/17/Benham, Berks/Census
    1901/Thomas Wheeler/Servant, Head Ostler/30/Newbury, Berks/Census
    1901/Robert Talmage/Servant, Under Boots/21/Newbury, Berks/Census
    1901/William H J Lott/Visitor, Civil Engineer/38/Teignmouth, Devon/Census
    1901/John Russell/Visitor, Brewery Managing Director/37/Gravesend, Kent/Census
    1901/Catherine Russell/Visitor/35/Chilland, Hants/Census
    1901/Laurence Cosburn/Visitor Head, Army Officer/58/Ireland/Census
    1901/Myra M Cosburn/Visitor Wife/43/Kent/Census
    1901/Emily M R Cosburn/Visitor Daughter/22/Gibraltar/Census
    1901/Laurence H C B Cosburn/Visitor Son, University Student/21/Gibraltar/Census
    1901/Lucy Baxter/Visitor/64/Hanley, Staffs/Census
    1901/Lucy C Baxter/Visitor/35/Sheffield, Yorks/Census
    1901/Thomas Bingham/Visitor/55/Preston, Lancs/Census
    1901/Julia Bingham/Visitor/43/Birkenhead, Cheshire/Census
    1901/Sophia E Hale/Servant, Manageress (Bar)/26/Reading, Berks/Census
    1901/Percy W Steer/Visitor/9/Reading, Berks/Census
    1901/Margaret J Drew/Servant, Barmaid/22/Reading, Berks/Census
    1901/Ellen L Drew/Servant/17/Reading, Berks/Census

    1903/Wm George Flanagan/../../../Kellys Directory ***

    1907/Wm George Flanagan/../../../Kellys Directory ***

    1913/Nat J Vaughan/manager/../../Kellys Directory ***

    1920/Great Western Hotel (Reading) Limited/../../../Kellys Directory ***

    1928/Great Western Hotel (Reading) Limited/../../../Kellys Directory ***

    1931/Great Western Hotel (Reading) Ltd (Sydney Rogers, mngr)/../../../Kellys Directory ***

    *** Provided By Colin Ager

    **** Provided By Kevan

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