London historical street directory and pub history

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

Thurnham, Hollingbourn, Maidstone

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Melvilles 1858 Directory of Kent.

DETLING with THURNHAM. -  Thurnham is in Hollingbourn union, the hundred of Eythorne, and is four miles N.E. from Maidstone. The church is dedicated to the Virgin Mary. The living is a vicarage in the patronage of the Archbishop of Canterbury ;
the Rev. Edward Burney is vicar. The population in 1851 was 511.

Burney, Rev. Edward, M.A., Vicarage
Mynn, Alfred, Esq. Taylor, Mr. Thomas ,
Sapsworth, Samuel, Esq.

Public Houses in Thurnham


Akehurst, Thomas, farmer
Akehurst, William, jun., farmer
Blinkham, John, miller
Bridgland, Robert, farmer
Bridgland, Thomas, farmer
Cheeseman, John, carpenter
Cooker, Henry, grocer
Davis, John, cooper
Dawson, John, farmer
Day, William, farmer
Dunk, John, Black Horse
Filmer, Thomas, farmer
Gibson, James, butcher
Hubbard, William, farmer
Lamb, Thomas, farmer
Marks, George, shoemaker
Nelson, George, Bell
Philpot, Thomas, farmer
Punnett, James, farmer
Smith, Thomas H., appraiser
Smith, Howard, farmer
Tolhurst, Isaac, farmer
Ware, Benjamin, farmer

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

And Last updated on: Sunday, 17-May-2015 21:32:52 BST