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

Yorkshire Grey, 34 Blackheath Hill, Greenwich SE10

This is later the British Legion building by 1938, and probably earlier. The address is given as 21 Blackheath Hill in 1865 and earlier, prior to street renumbering. *
The census returns place this pub in Lewisham rather than Greenwich.

Greenwich Index

A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Greenwich, London. The Greenwich,  London listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

Residents at this address.

1805/Cisley Hardman, Yorkshire Grey, Blackheath hill/../../Holdens Directory

1819/Mr Copeland/innkeeper/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1823-24/Francis Newman, Yorkshire Grey, Blackheath hill/../../Pigots Directory

1825/Mr and Mrs Lynn/../../../Licensed Victuallers Association records *

1826/William Millidge/../../../Pigots Directory

1834/Benjamin Brown/../../../Licensed Victuallers Association records *

1836/Benj Brown, Yorkshire Grey, Blackheath hill/../../Pigot's Directory

1840/William Gunn/../../../Pigots Directory

1852/Edward Clark/../../../Archdeacons Directory

August 1853/Edward Clark/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

August 1853/William Barr/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1855/G. Kennedy/../../../Post Office Directory *

January 1856/George Coombs/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

January 1856/Joseph James Ballinger/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1858/Joseph James Ballinger/../../../Melvilles Directory

1862/J F Bragger/../../../Post Office Directory

1865/John Ellis/../../../Licensed Victuallers Association records *

May 1866/to Sarah Ellis, administratrix to Jonathan Ellis/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1867/Mrs J Ellis/../../../Post Office Directory

1871/Henry Nelson/Licensed Victualler/42/Middlesex/Census
1871/Elizabeth Jane Nelson/Wife/40/Middlesex/Census
1871/Ellen Ann Nelson/Daughter/17/Middlesex/Census
1871/Harry Phillips Nelson/Son, Solicitors Copy Clerk/16/Middlesex/Census
1871/Edith Mary Nelson/Daughter/13/Middlesex/Census
1871/Lydia Maud Nelson/Daughter/10/Birmingham/Census
1871/William Arthur Nelson/Son/8/Middlesex/Census
1871/Ada Oliver/Visitor/9/Middlesex/Census

1874/Hy Nelson/../../../Post Office Directory

1881/James William Manton/Licensed Victualler/55/Kingslate, Middlesex/Census
1881/Martha Manton/Wife/43/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1881/Annie Manton/Daughter/18/St Botolphs, Middlesex/Census
1881/Madeline Manton/Daughter/11/St Botolphs, Middlesex/Census
1881/Joseph Manton/Son/9/St Botolphs, Middlesex/Census
1881/Frank Manton/Son/7/St Botolphs, Middlesex/Census
1881/Elsie Manton/Daughter/5/St Botolphs, Middlesex/Census
1881/Emily Smith/General Servant/20/Charlton, Kent/Census

1882/James William Manton/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/Mrs Martha Ann Manton/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/Walter Lucas/Licensed Victualler/42/Norwood, Surrey/Census
1891/Maria Lucas/Wife/40/Cheltenham, Gloucester/Census
1891/Maria Stuart/General Servant/55/Camberwell, Surrey/Census
1891/Harriet Milward/Niece/6/South Norwood, Surrey/Census

1896/George Robert Ward/../../../Post Office Directory

1901/Mrs Matilda Ward/../../../Post Office Directory

1904/Mrs Matilda Ward/../../../Post Office Directory

1905/Mrs Matilda Ward/../../../Post Office Directory

1906/Mrs Matilda Ward/../../../Post Office Directory *

1908/Mrs Matilda Ward/../../../Post Office Directory

1911/Mrs Matilda Ward/../../../Post Office Directory

1914/Peter Fitzpatrick/../../../Post Office Directory *

1919/Peter Fitzpatrick/../../../Post Office Directory

1921/James Herbert Grosse/../../../Post Office Directory

1925/James Herbert Grosse/../../../BT Telephone Directory [Greenwich 1475] ***

1930/James H Grosse/../../../BT Telephone Directory [Greenwich 1475] ***

Around this time, this Yorkshire Gray disappears, and James H Grosse is also listed for the Yorkshire Grey, Eltham Hill SE9 ***

*** Provided By Tony Grosse

And Last updated on: Sunday, 18-Oct-2020 14:17:39 BST