Many accurate 1921 census transcriptions have already been added to the pub history site, including London, and parts of Middlesex.
Manchester pub history index
Opened in 1795
Directory of Pubs in the UK, historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Manchester, Lancashire.
Residents at this address
1876/William Downward/37 Chorlton Street/../Slaters Directory
1881/William Darnward/Publican/48/Manchester, Lancashire/Census
1881/Sarah Darnward/Wife/39/Lymm, Cheshire/Census
1881/John K Darnward/Son/18/Manchester, Lancashire/Census
1881/William E Darnward/Son/9/Manchester, Lancashire/Census
1881/James H Darnward/Son/6/Manchester, Lancashire/Census
1881/Alice Thomason/Domestic Servant/28/Lymm, Cheshire/Census
1895/Frederick L. Burgess/37 Chorlton Street, Portland Street/../Slaters Directory
Manchester Courier 04 November 1905 : Listing of the oldest licensed houses still remaining on their original site, with the years in which their licenses were granted.
1795 Mechanics Arms, 37 Chorlton street
1911/Mrs Annie Sheerin/37 Chorlton Street/../Slaters Directory
Manchester Courier 01 October 1915 - The following transfers were granted
Mechanics Arms, Chorlton street, J McHugh
1929/James Taylor/../../Slaters Directory