Many accurate 1921 census transcriptions have already been added to the pub history site, including London, and parts of Middlesex. If you can contribute to the site, send me some details to Kevan, along with some description of the specific property.

Prince of Orange, 244 High Street, Plumstead SE18

Plumstead pub history index

Directory of Pubs in the UK, historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Plumstead, Kent .

Residents at this address.

1832-34/John King/../../../Pigots Directory

1840/Edward Whittenbury/../../../Post Office Directory

May 1853/William Harden/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

May 1853/Richard Stevens/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1858/Richard Stevens/../../../Melvilles Directory

1862/Mrs Harriet Stevens/../../../Post Office Directory

September 1870/Richard Fielding/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

September 1870/William Best Mace/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

1874/Daniel McPherson/../../../Post Office Directory

Kentish Independent 26 August 1876 - Transfer of Licences :
Prince of Orange, Plumstead, from James Hart to George Wilson

1881/Henry Geary/Licensed Victualler/39/Lambeth, Surrey/Census
1881/Elizabeth Geary/Wife/41/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Elizabeth Geary/Daughter/15/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Ada Geary/Daughter/10/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Henry Geary/Son/6/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Thomas Brace/Potman/59/Enfield, Middlesex/Census

1891/James A Eldridge/Licensed Victualler/47/Commercial Road, East London/Census
1891/Elizabeth Eldridge/Wife/38/Greenwich, Kent/Census
1891/Florence Chappell/Niece/13/Bradford, Yorkshire/Census
1891/Elsie Hendra/Barmaid/23/Chelsea/Census

1896/Chas Coombs/../../../Post Office Directory

1901/Charles Henry Canning/../../../Post Office Directory

1908/Charles Henry Canning/../../../Post Office Directory

1911/Charles Harry Canning/Licensed Victualler/54/City Road, London/Census
1911/Sarah Mary Lancaster/Sister in Law, Manageress/44/Stepney, London/Census
1911/Martha Alice Bamber/Barmaid/30/Woolwich, London/Census
1911/Sydney Gosling/Potman/19/Belgrove Welling, Kent/Census

1919/Alan Rider Marking/../../../Post Office Directory

1938/Peter J Acott/../../../Post Office Directory

My grandparents Thomas & Sheila Gilroy (nee St Leger) took over the Kings Head at Merton from Harry Joseph in 1952 until 1964; Previous to this Thomas & Sheila Gilroy were at The Prince of Orange in Plumstead between 1944 and 52; and before this, Thomas Gilroy owned the Southampton Arms, at 21 Nine Elms with his sister Vera Gilroy **

1944/Thomas Gilroy/../../../Post Office Directory

** Provided by Christina Pavlou

And Last updated on: Monday, 01-Aug-2022 23:40:39 BST