Many accurate 1921 census transcriptions have already been added to the pub history site, including London, and parts of Middlesex.

Oxford Arms, 32 Church street, Deptford SE8

Now the Birds Nest, This is the only pub left standing in Deptford Church Street which has been completely redeveloped (2006). ** The address is also given as 1 Slaughterhouse Lane in the 1851 census. *

Deptford Index

A listing of London historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Deptford, Kent in the parishes of St Pauls or St Nicholas - now partially in London.

Oxford Arms, 32 Deptford Church Street - 2006

Oxford Arms, 32 Deptford Church Street - 2006

Kindly provided by Matt Martin

Residents at this address.

1823-24/Thomas Hales, Oxford Arms, Church Street/../../Pigots Directory

1826/John Graveson/../../../London Directory

1832-34/Charles Andrew Jamess, Oxford Arms, Church Street/../../Pigots Directory

1836/Cs H Hambleton, Oxford Arms, Church street/../../Pigot's Directory

1840/William Thomas Smith/../../../Pigots Directory

1847/W. Frances/../../../Bagshaw's Directory *

1848/William Francis/../../../Post Office Directory

1851/William Francis/Licensed Victualler/65/Prishton, Suffolk/Census *
1851/Elizabeth Francis/Wife/63/Deptford, Kent/Census
1851/Alfred Francis/Son, Lighterman/24/Deptford, Kent/Census
1851/Clara Francis/Daughter/16/Deptford, Kent/Census

1852/William Francis/../../../Archdeacons Directory

January 1854/William Francis/Outgoing Licensee/../../West Kent Guardian

January 1854/Joseph Wright/Incoming Licensee/../../West Kent Guardian

1856/Joseph Wright/../../../Post Office Directory

August 1855/Joseph Wright/Outgoing Licensee/../../West Kent Guardian

August 1855/George Lewis/Incoming Licensee/../../West Kent Guardian

1858/Mr Wright/../../../Melvilles Directory

February 1862/James Lewis/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

February 1862/William Wolfe/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

1869/Frederick Thornton/../../../../Post Office Directory

1871/Frederick Thornton/Licensed Victualler/47/Greenwich, Kent/Census *
1871/Harriet Thornton/Wife, Barmaid/49/Hackney, Middlesex/Census
1871/Hannah Thornton/Daughter, Barmaid/25/Peckham, Surrey/Census
1871/Smel Thornton/Daughter, Barmaid/20/Lambeth, Surrey/Census
1871/Henry Baily/Potman/24/Lewisham, Kent/Census

1881/Frederick Thornton/Licensed Victualler/57/Greenwich, Kent/Census
1881/Sarah A Thornton/Wife/54/Greenwich, Kent/Census
1881/Hannah Thornton/Daughter/35/Lambeth, Surrey/Census
1881/Kate A Thornton/Daughter/30/Lambeth, Surrey/Census
1881/Esther Coates/General Servant/16/Deptford, Kent/Census
1881/James Darvell/Potman/16/Deptford, Kent/Census

1882/Frederick Thornton/../../../Post Office Directory

1884/William Wood/../../../../Post Office Directory

1891/Walter Swainson/../../../../Post Office Directory

1895/Richard Joyce Radford/../../../../Post Office Directory

Woolwich Gazette 13 November 1896 - Transfers
Oxford Arms, Deptford, from Charles Barnes to Walter Davies

1899/Edward Bell/../../../../Post Office Directory

1910/William George Napper/../../../../Post Office Directory

Woolwich Gazette 15 March 1910 - Renewals
Oxford Arms, Deptford, ** Napper

1911/William George Napper/Licensed Victualler/49/Chichester, Sussex/Census
1911/Clara Napper/Wife, Assistant/49/Essex/Census
1911/William Charles Napper/Son, Barman/23/Battersea/Census
1911/Harry Napper/Son, Barman/20/Battersea/Census
1911/May Victoria Napper/Daughter/12/Camberwell/Census

1915/William George Napper/../../../Post Office Directory *

1921/William George Napper/../../../../Post Office Directory

In 1921 census at 32, Church Street, Deptford, St Paul Deptford
William George Napper, Licensed Victualler, aged 60 years 3 months, and born in Chichester, Sussex, the Employer
Clara Napper, Wife, House Duties, aged 59 years 4 months, and born in Braintree, Essex
William Ralph, Barman, William Rapper, aged 50 years 6 months, and born in Epsom, Surrey
Kate Ralph, Barmaid, William Rapper, aged 49 years 7 months, and born in Kemsing, Kent
Violet Mann, House Maid, William Rapper, aged 21 years 2 months, and born in Ashford, Kent

1927/Edward B Brown/../../../Post Office Directory

1934/Edward B Brown/../../../Kellys Directory

1938/Edward B Brown/../../../Post Office Directory

1944/Reginald Jas Nunn/../../../Post Office Directory

* Provided By Ewan

** Provided By Matt Martin

And Last updated on: Friday, 17-Feb-2023 11:26:07 GMT