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Gloucester Arms Tavern, 187 Sloane street, Chelsea SW1

Chelsea Pub history index

aka Gloucester Tavern. Rebuilt, probably in the 1920s or 1930s, and now known simply as The Gloucester. *

Historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels.

Residents at this address.

1843/Thomas Parry/../../../Post Office Directory

1848/Martin Wallace/../../../Post Office Directory

1851/Martin Wallace/Licensed Victualler/54/Ireland/Census
1851/Alice Wallace/Wife/46/Langwarden, Herefordshire/Census
1851/Louisa M Wallace/Daughter/20/Pimlico, Middlesex/Census
1851/Alice M Wallace/Daughter/18/Pimlico, Middlesex/Census
1851/Frederick T Monkhouse/Visitor, Farmer of 46 acres/24/Camden Town, Middlesex/Census
1851/Charlotte Blades/Visitor, Farmers Daughter/18/Knightsbridge, Middlesex/Census
1851/James Byrnes/Lodger, Butler/42/Ireland/Census
1851/Catherine Stanfield/Lodger, Cook/24/Marlow, Buckinghamshire/Census
1851/Louisa Junoz/Nurserymaid/16/Switzerland/Census
1851/Emma M Swing/Barmaid/20/Southwark, Surrey/Census
1851/Mary Ann Lowe/Barmaid/23/Clapham, Surrey/Census
1851/Elizabeth Hiver/Cook/30/Norwich, Surrey/Census

May 1851/Martin Wallace/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

May 1851/Luke Samuel Keep/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1856/Martin Wallace/../../../Post Office Directory

Era 2 October 1859 - Transfer of Licenses
Gloucester Arms, Sloane street, john Boyce to James William Pearce

In 1861, my Great Great Uncle, George Fowler is running the Gloucester Arms, before moving on to the British Stores by 1864. ***

May 1862/James W Pearce/LV Association, Governor/../../Era

July 1863/James Witt Pearce/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

July 1863/William John Thorpe/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

October 1865/William John Thorpe/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

October 1865/George Fowler/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

1869/Frederick Preece/../../../Post Office Directory

July 1869/Frederick Preece/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

July 1869/William Wright/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1881/Thomas H Johnson/Licensed Victualler/35/Spilsby, Lincoln/Census
1881/Eliza Johnson/Wife/45/Stanstead, Essex/Census
1881/Ada M Johnson/Daughter/4/St Geo Hanover Sq, Middlesex/Census
1881/Henry W Johnson/Son/2/Chelsea, Middlesex/Census
1881/Eliza Cook/Barmaid/21/Ogbourne, Wiltshire/Census
1881/Clara Hughes/Barmaid/19/St Geo Hanover Sq, Middlesex/Census
1881/Rosina A Croome/Nursemaid/17/Wood Green, Middlesex/Census

1882/Thomas Hy Johnson/../../../Post Office Directory

1884/Thomas Hy Johnson/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/John Daniel Kohlhausen/../../../Post Office Directory

1895/Hall & Pinn/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/Edward Deacon/../../../Post Office Directory

1901/Edward Deacon/Licensed Victualler/46/Somerton, Somerset/Census
1901/Elizabeth Deacon/Wife/54/Scotland/Census
1901/Annie Wilson/Barmaid/34/Braintree, Essex/Census
1901/Florence Rogers/Barmaid/22/Brighton, Sussex/Census
1901/Maud Yeoman/Barmaid/22/Brixton, Surrey/Census
1901/William Chandler/Barman/24/Chelsea, London/Census
1901/Maria C Koepter/Cook/33/Chelsea, London/Census
1901/Alice Rolfe/Domestic Servant/23/Chelsea, London/Census

1915/Mrs Mary Elizabeth Ward/../../../Post Office Directory

1921/Mrs Ward/../../../Hughes Directory

In 1921 census at 187 Sloane Street, Chelsea Henry Harris, Manager to J H Robinson Publican, aged 50 years 6 months, and born in London SW
Ada Harris, Wife, Manageress, aged 49 years 3 months, and born in Lambeth, London
George Harris, Son, Assistant Manager. J H Robinson Publican, aged 27 years 4 months, and born in London SW
Nellie Harris, Daughter, aged 14 years 3 months, and born in Godstone, Surrey
Amy Winch, Cook, aged 57 years 11 months, and born in Sheerness, Kent
Florrie Palk, Housemaid, aged 23 years 6 months, and born in Tiverton, Devon
Violet Beadon, Barmaid, aged 20 years 4 months, and born in Wood Green, London

1934/Douglas Michael Murray/../../../Kellys Directory

1944/Douglas Michael Murray/../../../Post Office Directory


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** Provided By Stephen Harris

*** Provided By Ray Disson

And Last updated on: Tuesday, 24-Jan-2023 00:29:18 GMT