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Crown, 43 Clerkenwell Green, Clerkenwell EC1

Clerkenwell pub history index

This pub was established by 1799 and rebuilt in its present form in 1815. It remains open. In 2017, a Mitchells & Butlers Crown pub **

A listing of historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in  Clerkenwell,  London. The Clerkenwell, London listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

Crown, Clerkenwell Green - circa 1900   Crown, Clerkenwell Green - circa 1900

Crown, Clerkenwell Green - circa 1900

Both kindly provided by David Robinson

Crown, 43 Clerkenwell Green EC1 - in December 2006

Crown, 43 Clerkenwell Green EC1 - in December 2006

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.

1827/William Sheppard / Victualler /../../../Sun Fire Office records, held by Guildhall Library **

1831/William Sheppard / Victualler /../../../Sun Fire Office records, held by Guildhall Library **

1834/Mr Shepherd./../../../LV Asylum ****

1839/Samuel Bird/../../../Pigots Directory **

1841/Samuel Bird/../../../Post Office Directory **

1842/Samuel Bird/../../../P.O. Directory **

1844/Archbd Hinton/../../../Thompsons Directory **

October 1848/assignees of Reeve/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era ****

October 1848/Joseph Wade/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era ****

1851/Joseph Wade/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1851/Joseph Poole/Victualler/36/St Lukes, Middlesex/Census ****
1851/Martha Poole/Wife/29/Lambeth, Surrey/Census
1851/Ann Poole/Daughter/5/London/Census
1851/Joseph Poole/Son/4/Southwark/Census
1851/Rose Poole/Daughter/2/Clerkenwell, Middlesex/Census
1851/Eliza Cox/General Servant/25/St Pancras, Middlesex/Census

1855/Joseph Wade/../../../Post Office Directory **

1856/Joseph Wade/../../../Post Office Directory ****

March 1866/John Smith/License renewal/../Clerkenwell News

1869/Mrs S Smith/../../../Post Office Directory ****

January 1869/S Smith, late occupier/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

January 1869/Henry Jones, the administrator of S Smith/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1871/Jarvis Maples/../../../Post Office Directory **

1881/Archibald W Caddell/Publican/30/London, Middlesex/Census *
1881/Elizabeth Caddell/Wife/23/Maidstone, Kent/Census
1881/Elizabeth Whiteside/Visitor/43/Havington/Census
1881/Miss Smith/Servant/21/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/William Webb/Servant/28/Cambridgeshire/Census
1881/Anna Henesthron/Servant/29/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/William Comiss/Servant/16/Essex/Census

1883/Archibald Wm Caddell/../../../Post Office Directory **

1884/Archibald W Caddell/../../../Business Directory of London **

1887 April 5th/Archibald William Caddell/Licenced Victualler/../../Bankruptcy Order - High Court of Justice *

1891/Mrs Maria Bryer/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Maria Bryer/Licenced Victualler/47/City, London/Census ****
1891/Edward A Bryer/Son/5/Clerkenwell, London/Census
1891/Robert Davison/Son, Hotel manager/24/City, London/Census
1891/Beatrice Davison/Daughter in Law, Hotel Assistant/22/Islington, London/Census
1891/Richard Hendim/Son in Law, Waiter/24/Islington, London/Census
1891/Florence Hendim/Daughter, Barmaid/23/City, London/Census
1891/Florence Miller/Barmaid/19/Brixton, London/Census
1891/Marian Pan/Cook/50/Clerkenwell, London/Census
1891/George Huckwell/Potman/19/Clerkenwell, London/Census
1891/Susan H Scott/Waitress/19/Whitechapel, London/Census
1891/Hester Whittington/Domestic Servant/18/Shoreditch, London/Census

1895/Mrs Maria Bryer/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/Henry Mark Kingston/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1904/Henry Mark Kingston/../../../Post Office Directory **

1910/Henry Mark Kingston/../../../Post Office Directory **

1923/Henry Mark Kingston/../../../Post Office Directory **

1938/Hy Mark & Hy Fras Kingston/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1944/Chas Edward Knott/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1955/E W H Reeve/../../../BT Telephone Directory [CLErknwl 6651] ****


* Provided By Ham Baxter

** Provided By Stephen Harris

*** Provided By Ewan

**** Provided By Kevan


And Last updated on: Sunday, 10-Sep-2017 17:14:30 BST