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Camberwell pubs history index
The Prince of Prussia, Brunswick road in the 1863 license transfer and the 1874 directory. The address is given as Waterloo Road in 1878 and earlier (the intersecting street, now called Elmington Road). The name is listed as the Prince of Wales in the 1871 census, and by 1921 it has become the British Lion. *
A listing of historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Camberwell, Surrey, London. The Camberwell, Surrey , London listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors. This area includes Camberwell, Dulwich and Peckham.
The following entries are in this format:
Year/Publican or other Resident/Relationship to Head and or Occupation/Age/Where Born/Source.
January 1863/Joseph James Stratton/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****
January 1863/William Smith/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****
1871/Charles A. Knight/Licensed Victualler/39/Streatham, Surrey/Census *
1871/Ellen L. Knight/Wife/29/Staines/Census
1871/Mary E. Hopwood/General Servant Domestic (Widow)/37/Bolingbroke, Lincolnshire/Census *
1871/Richard C. Canning/Potman/20/Camberwell, Surrey/Census
1874/C A Knight/../../../LV Directory *
1878/Charles Alfred Knight/../../../Post Office Directory *
1896/Henry James Johnson/../../../Kelly's Directory *
1904/F. S. Gill/../../../Post Office Directory *
1911/F. S. Gill/../../../Post Office Directory *
1914/Robert Penney/../../../Post Office Directory *
1919/Robert Penney/../../../Post Office Directory *
1921/Reberc Penney/../../../Hughes Directory *
* Provided By Ewan
**** Provided By Kevan