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Black Swan, 21 Loughborough Road, Shepshed, Leicestershire

Shepshed pub history index

Directory of Pubs in the UK historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Leicestershire. The Leicestershire listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

Black Swan, 21 Loughborough Road, Shepshed, Leicestershire - in August 2016

Black Swan, 21 Loughborough Road, Shepshed, Leicestershire - in August 2016

Kindly provided by Stephen Harris

The following entries are in this format:

Year/Publican or other Resident/Relationship to Head and or Occupation/Age/Where Born/Source.

1849/William Lakin/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1854/John Bickley/Swan Inn/../../Melville’s Directory **

1855/William Bickley/../../../Post Office Directory **

1861/John Bickley/Victualler/45/Oadby, Leicestershire/Census ****
1861/Ann Bickley/Wife/50/Henderby, Leicestershire/Census
1861/Henry Bickley/Son, Wheelwright/21/Whetstone, Leicestershire/Census

1877/John Bickley/famer & victualler, Black Swan, Churchgate /../../Wright’s Directory of Leicestershire ****

1881/William Barber/../../../Kelly’s Directory of Leicestershire & Rutland **

1899/Francis Harry Hopper/../../../Kelly’s Directory of Leicestershire & Rutland **

1899/Frank H Hopper / Victualler/../../Wright’s Directory of Leicestershire & Rutland **

1908/William Whitworth/../../../Kelly’s Directory **

1911/William Whitworth/Licensed Victualler/43/Shepshed, Leicestershire/Census ****
1911/Kate Gibson Whitworth/Wife/42/Shepshed, Leicestershire/Census
1911/William Gibson Whitworth/Son, Assistant/17/Shepshed, Leicestershire/Census
1911/Kate Whitworth/Daughter/14/Shepshed, Leicestershire/Census
1911/James Leonard Whitworth/Son/12/Shepshed, Leicestershire/Census

1916/Ernest Jarvis/../../../Kelly’s Directory of Leicestershire & Rutland **

1925/Ernest Jarvisr/../../../Kelly’s Directory of Leicestershire & Rutland ****

1928/Ernest Jarvis/../../../Kelly’s Directory of Leicestershire & Rutland ****


** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

And Last updated on: Friday, 24-Jun-2022 07:41:10 BST