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Craven Hotel, 45 Lavender Hill, Battersea South West

The picture is the Taybridge at 47 Lavender Hill, formerly a Co-op. The Craven Hotel was on the opposite corner of Taybridge Road, now called Mish Mash (2012).

Battersea south west pub history index

A listing of historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in the Battersea parish, London SW. This includes The Battersea parish, London SW Public House Trade Directory uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

Craven Arms, Lavender Hill, Battersea - from the 1975 Sweeney episode Chalk & Cheese.

Craven Arms, Lavender Hill, Battersea - from the 1975 Sweeney episode Chalk & Cheese.

Kindly provided by Vincent O'Loughlin


Taybridge, 47 Lavender Hill, SW11 - in February 2009

Taybridge, 47 Lavender Hill, SW11 - in February 2009

Kindly provided by Stephen Harris

Former Craven Arms, Lavender Hill, Battersea - in 2018

Former Craven Arms, Lavender Hill, Battersea - in 2018

Kindly provided by Vincent O'Loughlin

The following entries are in this format:

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

1896/W R Harris/../../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/James Whitwell/Publican, Hotel Keeper/34/Canewdon, Essex/Census ****
1901/Selina Whitwell/Wife/34/Southend, Essex/Census
1901/James G Whitwell/Son/5/Battersea, London/Census
1901/Chas H Whitwell/Son/4/Battersea, London/Census
1901/Florrie S Whitwell/Daughter/3/Battersea, London/Census
1901/Thomas Whitwell/Brother, Manager/23/Canewdon, Essex/Census
1901/Albert Mead/Barman/18/Canewdon, Essex/Census
1901/William Farrar/Barman/20/Houghton, Essex/Census
1901/Henry Buxton/Barman/18/Southend, Essex/Census
1901/Mary Croft/Cook/38/Weedon, Northants/Census
1901/Francis Skinner/Barmaid/24/Brompton, Kent/Census

1901/James Whitwell/../../../../Post Office Directory ****

1904/James Whitwell/../../../../Post Office Directory ****

1905/Jas Whitwell/../../../../Post Office Suburban Directory **

1906/James Whitwell/../../../../Post Office Directory ****

1911/James Whitwell/../../../../Post Office Directory ****

1919/Arthur Benjamin Aldridge/../../../../Post Office Directory ****

1938/Rehm Brothers Ltd/../../../../Post Office Directory ****


** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

And Last updated on: Sunday, 19-Aug-2018 15:58:00 BST