London historical street directory and pub history

This is now an updated and complete, historical London street directory for 1832 and 1842 and more

Beakesbourne, Bridge, Canterbury with Swale

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Melvilles 1858 Directory of Kent.

Pubs in Bekesbourne

BEAKSBOURNE is a small parish three miles from Canterbury, and 84
miles from London. The church of St. Peter is very ancient. The living is a vicarage in the gift of the
Archbishop of Canterbury, and incumbency of the Rev. James C. Robertson, M.A. The population in 1851 was 362.



POST-OFFICE - John Sutton, Post-master. The nearest Money Order Office is at Canterbury.


Robertson, Rev. James C., M.A., Vicarage.


TRADERS.
Bax, Robert, miller
Carpenter, Abraham, shoemaker
Cloke, Stephen, beer retailer
Gardner, William, farmer
Gardner, Mrs. Austen, farmer
Kettle, John, baker
Knight, George, shoemaker
Pitcher, John, wheelwright and carpenter
Sutton, John, grocer and baker, and Post office

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.
And next is the complete 1840 London street directory - this will take some months to complete, so bear with me!

London pub history directory.

LONDON Pub History

London Street Listings in 1832.

1832 Index

London street listings in 1842

1842 Index

London Street Listings in 1818 - mainly A and B.

London public houses in 1833 Pigots.

Entire London Street Listing in 1843 - by surname.

London public houses in 1856.

London public houses in 1869.

London public houses in 1899

London 1921 Street directory in 1921

London 1940 Street directory 1940

London Pubs in 2018

And Last updated on: Saturday, 01-Apr-2017 14:30:04 BST