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Victoria, 177 Grove Street, Deptford

Deptford Index

The address is also listed as Victoria Road in 1882 and earlier (including the 1847 Directory *), as 57 Grove Lane in 1851 and 1848, and as Grove Street again in 1840 and earlier. The pub's name is given as the King's Head up until the 1851 census, and has been renamed as the Victoria by 1856. *

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. The Deptford, Kent listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

The Victoria, 177 Grove Street - in January 2007

The Victoria, 177 Grove Street - in January 2007

Kindly provided by Matt Martin

The following entries are in this format:

Year/Publican or other Resident/Relationship to Head and or Occupation/Age/Where Born/Source.

1826/George Higham/../../../Pigot's Directory *

1840/George Taylor Watts/../../../Pigot's Directory *

1847/G. T. Watts/../../../Pigot's Directory *

1848/Wm. Tyars/../../../Post Office Directory *

1851/George Bolton/Victualler/37/Poplar, Middlesex/Census *
1851/Harriett Bolton/Wife, Laundress/58/Bennington, Kent/Census
1851/Hannah Penney/General Servant/17/Sheerness, Kent/Census
1851/Philip Banton/Waiter/29/Deptford, Kent/Census
1851/John Emery/Visitor (Widower), Labourer/37/Ampthill, Somerset/Census

1852/George Bolton/../../../Archdeacons Directory ****

1856/George Bolton/public house keeper/../../Old Bailey Online *

1869/Walter Dicker/../../../Post Office Directory *

1881/Charles Spurgin/Licensed Victualler/40/St Mary Stratford, Suffolk/Census ****
1881/Elizabeth Spurgin/Wife/39/Thrapstone, Northampton/Census
1881/Emily Spurgin/Daughter/18/Roehampton, Surrey/Census
1881/Alice Spurgin/Daughter/17/Weybridge, Surrey/Census
1881/Charles Spurgin/Son/15/Weybridge, Surrey/Census
1881/John Spurgin/Nephew/3/Paddington, Middlesex/Census

1882/Charles Spurgin/../../../Post Office Directory *

1884/Charles Spurgin/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Andrew Alex Gay/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1895/John Weston/../../../Post Office Directory *

1899/Stone Brothers/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/Thomas Pow/Licensed Victualler/30/Stepney, London/Census ***
1901/Edith Pow/Wife/26/Maidstone, Kent/Census
1901/Edward Pow/Son/2 months/Deptford, London/Census
1901/Joh Deacon/Barman/20/Mayfield, Sussex/Census
1901/Sarah German/Domestic Servant/17/Sittingbourne, Kent/Census
1901/Alfred Slumber/Potman/29/St James, London/Census

1902/Thomas Pow/../../../Trade Directory ***

1910/Thomas Charles George Pow/../../../Post Office Directory *

1911/Thomas Charles George Pow/../../../Census ***

1911/Thomas C. G. Pow/Publican/41/Stepney/Census *
1911/Earl Sarah Pow/Wife/37/Maidstone, Kent/Census
1911/Ada Bruce/Niece/8/Deptford/Census
1911/Frederick Peddy/Barman/23/Gillingham, Kent/Census

After leaving the Victoria, Thomas Pow moved to the Woodman Hotel, in Sydenham until the mid 1930's. ***

1915/Charles Pengelly/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1921/Chas. Pengilly/../../../Hughes Directory *

1927/Thomas W Pearce/../../../Post Office Directory *

1944/Mrs Harriett Ellen Marsh/../../../Post Office Directory *

* Provided By Ewan

*** Provided By Victor Owen

**** Provided By Kevan

And Last updated on: Saturday, 23-Jun-2018 17:28:42 BST