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Hat & Feathers, 27 Goswell Road, Clerkenwell, London

Clerkenwell pub history index

This pub was present by 1782. Address is 164 Goswell Street in 1856 & earlier;  At 2 Clerkenwell Road by 1938. It has been closed since around 1988, but has recently been beautifully restored and is set to re-open soon. ** This pub is still closed and may have been converted to office use. (2014) * The address is also listed as 2 Clerkenwell Road by 1895, and this becomes the primary address by 1938. ***

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.

Hat & Feathers, Goswell Road, Clerkenwell - circa 1906

Hat & Feathers, Goswell Road, Clerkenwell - circa 1906

At the corner of Goswell Road and Clerkenwell Road, when they were laying the tramlines in 1906.

Kindly provided by John Carnaby

Hat & Feathers, 2 Clerkenwell Road - in September 2006

Hat & Feathers, 2 Clerkenwell Road - in September 2006

Kindly provided by Stephen Harris

Hat & Feathers, 27 Goswell Road EC1 - in June 2013

Hat & Feathers, 27 Goswell Road EC1 - in June 2013

Kindly provided by Tris

The following entries are in this format:

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

1821/George Dell / Victualler /../../../Sun Fire Office records, held by Guildhall Library **

1822/George Dell / Victualler /../../../Sun Fire Office records, held by Guildhall Library **

1822/Thomas Moore / Victualler /../../../Sun Fire Office records, held by Guildhall Library **

1824/Thomas Moore / Victualler /../../../Sun Fire Office records, held by Guildhall Library **

1825/Mr Thomas Moore/../../../Licensed Victuallers Association ****

1827/Thomas Moore/../../../Licensed Victuallers Association ****

1830/Thomas Moore / Victualler /../../../Sun Fire Office records, held by Guildhall Library **

1839/Thomas Farr/../../../Pigots Directory **

1841/Mrs E Fuller/../../../Post Office Directory **

1843/John Hale/../../../Post Office Directory **

1846/Mrs Eliz Hardcastle/../../../Post Office Directory **

1848/Mrs Eliz Hardcastle/../../../Post Office Directory **

1851/Mrs Eliz. Hardcastle/../../../Kelly’s Directory **

1856/Rd Fawcett/../../../Post Office Directory ****

April 1865/James Leask/ Outgoing Licensee /../../North London News ****

April 1865/George Simpson/ Incoming Licensee /../../North London News ****

March 1866/George Simpson/License renewal/../Clerkenwell News

1866/Mrs Harriet James/../../../P.O. Directory **

1869/George Simpson/../../../Post Office Directory ***

1881/William S A Webb/Licenced Victualler, Widow/71/Huntingdon/Census ****
1881/Henry J Clarke/Son, manager/42/Westminster/Census
1881/Mary Marle/House Keeper, Widow/30/Tilbury, Essex/Census
1881/Alice Gordon/Barmaid/27/Scotland/Census
1881/Mary H Green/Domestic Servant, Widow/34/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Edward Smith/Lodger, Licenced Victualler/44/Ducklesbury, Norfolk/Census

1882/Best & Co/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/Best & Co/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/George Ledson/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1893/George Ledson/../../../Post Office Directory **

1895/George Ledson/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/Alfred Abbott/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1908/Inkerman Sebastopol Dunlop/../../../Post Office Directory **

1910/Alfred John Stevens/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1915/Harry Chapman Taylor/../../../Post Office Directory ***

1921/H. C. Taylor & Ada Taylor/../../../Hughes Directory ***

1934/Gilbert M Simpson/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1938Gilbert M Simpson/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1944/Alfred Henry Gould/../../../Post Office Directory ***


* Provided By Tris

** Provided By Stephen Harris

*** Provided By Ewan

**** Provided By Kevan


And Last updated on: Saturday, 11-Nov-2017 01:19:24 GMT