Please send me a picture of your pub, and its pub history? I am currently adding accurate transcriptions of the UK 1921 census to the UK pub history site.
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Shepshed pub history index
The Old George, Belton street in 1861 census
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.
The following entries are in this format:
Year/Publican or other Resident/Relationship to Head and or Occupation/Age/Where Born/Source.
1849/Joseph Smalley/(Old George)/../../Post Office Directory ****
1854/Joseph Smalley/(Old George)/../../Melville’s Directory **
1855/Joseph Smalley/(Old George)/../../Post Office Directory **
1861/Joseph Smalley/Victualler, Widow/55/Sheepshed, Leicestershire/Census ****
1861/Jane Smalley/Daughter, Barmaid/23/Sheepshed, Leicestershire/Census
1861/Mary Smalley/Daughter, Housekeeper/21/Sheepshed, Leicestershire/Census
1861/William Smalley/Son, Joiner/19/Sheepshed, Leicestershire/Census
1877/Robert Wood/gas rate collector & victualler, Old George Inn, Belton street/../../Wright’s Directory of Leicestershire ****
1881/Mrs Jane Wood/../../../Kelly’s Directory of Leicestershire & Rutland **
1887/Charles Kirby / Victualler & Tobacconist /../../Wright’s Directory of Leicestershire 1887-1888 **
1899/John Lakin/../../../Kelly’s Directory of Leicestershire & Rutland **
1899/John Lakin / Victualler /../../Wright’s Directory of Leicestershire & Rutland **
** Provided By Stephen Harris
**** Provided By Kevan