London historical street directory and pub history

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

Meopham, North Aylsford / Strood, Gravesend

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Melvilles 1858 Directory of Kent.

MEOPHAM, or MEPHAM, is a pleasant village, five miles south from Gravesend, and five miles and a half from Wrotham. The population in 1851 was 1,045. Here is a fine church, which is beautifully situated. The living is a vicarage.

POST-OFFICE. - John Nevills, Receiver. Letters are received through Gravesend.
Money Orders are granted and paid at this office.

Andus, Mrs. Mary Ann
Barnett, Robert, Esq., Court Lodge
Evenden, John Samuel, Esq.
Hooper, Rev. John
Lane, Mr. William
Longley, Rev. Isaac
Oliver, Mr. William
Poltick, Mrs. Ann
Smith, William M., Esq., Camer
Willsonne, Richard W. S., Esq.

Public Houses in Meopham


Bishop, John, blacksmith
Bishop, Richard, blacksmith
Bliss, William George, farmer
Brigden, Thomas, builder
Buggs, George, farmer
Buggs, Miss Elizabeth, shopkeeper
Buggs, James, Eleven Cricketers
Buggs, Philip, farmer
Chapman, Arthur, master of new school
Coombs, Edward, farmer
Crowhurst, Thomas, farmer, Harvel Pond
Crowhurst, Thomas, farmer, Harvel Lodge
Crowhurst, Thomas, farmer, Priesthood
Crowhurst, William, grocer
Dalton, John and Henry, farmers
Day, David, farmer
Dorrington, Alban, saddler and harness maker
Durling, George, brewer, &c.
French, John, wheelwright
French, Thomas, farmer
Goodwin, Richard, shopkeeper
Goodwin, Thomas, Prince of Wales
Goodwin, Valentine, farmer
Hills, Thomas, shoemaker
Killick, James, miller
Langford, Henry, farmer
Langford, Mrs. Mary Ann, George Inn
Loft, James, beer retailer
Martin, James, bricklayer
Mungean, Henry, farmer
Munyard, Mrs., farmer
Nevills, John, butcher
Nordish, Mrs. Elizabeth, farmer
Nordish, Henry, King's Arms
Nordish, Henry, shopkeeper
Oliver, George, blacksmith
Parker, Frederick, beer retailer
Richardson, John, tailor
Root, John, shopkeeper

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 1940 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

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