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Womenswold, Bridge, Canterbury with Swale

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Melvilles 1858 Directory of Kent.

Womensworld Public Houses

Melvilles 1858 Directory of Kent.

WOMENSWOULD is a small village seven miles S.E. of Canterbury, and ten miles N.W. of Dover. Here is a parish church, and the living is a discharged curacy, in the patronage of the Archbishop of Canterbury, and incumbency of the Rev. Thomas Harrison. The population in 1851 was 256.

Letters received through Canterbury, which is also the nearest Money Order Office,

TRADERS.

Arter, Edward, Halfway House, and farmer
Bax, William S., farmer
Dunn, Robert, farmer
Fox, William, beer retailer
Holloway, John, carpenter and wheelwright
Hollyer, Richard, grocer
Kelsey, George, farmer
Ratcliff, Charles and James, farmers
Sutton, John, 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

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