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George The Fourth, 156 Pentonville Road, Clerkenwell, London

Clerkenwell pub history index

Listed as at 10 Guildford street east in 1866 and earlier

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.

The following entries are in this format:

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

1843/James Capron/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1848/James Capron/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1851/Thomas Thurlby/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1856/Thomas Thurlby/../../../Post Office Directory ****

March 1866/T Thurlby/License renewal/../Clerkenwell News

1869/Hen William James/Wine & Ale Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****

James Benton was running the George the IVth from at least April 1881 (census) - May 1887 (when his daughter got married). By the time another daughter, Lily Ethel was baptised in September 1888 he was at the Blue Anchor, 251 Southwark Park Road. Latterly, he was at the Kings Arms, 96 High Street, Wandsworth by 1911.  ***

1881/James Benton/Publican/38/Southwark, Surrey/Census ****
1881/Harriet Benton/Wife/33/Southwark, Surrey/Census
1881/Mary Ann Benton/Daughter/14/Southwark, Surrey/Census
1881/Eliza Benton/Daughter/10/Southwark, Surrey/Census
1881/Louisa Benton/Daughter/8/Southwark, Surrey/Census
1881/Alice Benton/Daughter/3 months/Southwark, Surrey/Census
1881/William Masters/Barman/26/Hampshire/Census
1881/Henry Christie/Brother In Law, Potman/23/East End, Middlesex/Census
1881/Ellen Christie/Sister In Law, General Servant/23/Southwark, Surrey/Census

1882/James Benton/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/James Benton/../../../Post Office Directory ****

May 1887/James Benton/../../../Daughters Marriage ***

1891/William Henry Pullen/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1895/Edward Cripps/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/James Spicer/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1910/Alexander Mackenzie/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1915/Alexander Mackenzie/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1921/Alexander Mackenzie/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1934/Mrs Mary Jane Mackenzie/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1938/Fredk H Keene/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1944/Fredk H Keene/../../../Post Office Directory ****

*** Provided By Mark Bale

**** Provided By Kevan

And Last updated on: Saturday, 14-Oct-2017 16:30:58 BST