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Horseshoe, 26 Clerkenwell Close,Clerkenwell, London

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This pub was present by 1747 and remains open. At 24 Clerkenwell Close by 1910. **

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.

Horseshoe, 24 Clerkenwell Close - in December 2006

Horseshoe, 24 Clerkenwell Close - 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.

1789/John Yates/victualler, Horse Shoe/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1800/Daniel Bastie/victualler, Horse Shoe/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1801/Thomas Baker / Victualler /../../../Sun Fire Office records, held by Guildhall Library **

1821/Simon Walsh/victualler, Horse Shoe/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1839/Thomas Jones/../../../Pigots Directory ****

1841/T Jones/../../../Post Office Directory ****

Elizabeth Alexander was born in Taunton in 1798; in 1820 she married Thomas Jones, a cabinet maker in Taunton; in 1821 son Gorge Alexander Jones was born at High street, Taunton; in 1823 a daughter Mary Sophia Jones was born at Mary street, Taunton; and in 1824, a son Robert Jones was born at 9 Chatham Row, Bath. ***

1839/Thomas Jones/../../../Pigots Directory ****

1840 Thomas dies leaving a will which mentions Three Horseshoes  ***

1841/T Jones/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1841/Elizabeth Jones/Publican/40/22/Census ***
1841/George Jones/../20/../Census
1841/Ann Prowse/Female Servant/20/Middlesex/Census
1841/George Spears/Male Servant/50/Middlesex/Census

1842/Thomas Jones/../../../Robsons Directory ****

1842 Elizabeth Jones marries William Moore Ayshford (widower from Silverton in Devon) on 27 August 1842 at St Bride, Fleet street ***

By 1845, William Ayshford, is listed at the  Fishmongers' Arms  8 West street, Soho ***

1848/Robert Thompson/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1851/Robert Thompson/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions****

1851/Robert Thompson/Victualler/35/Northleach, Norfolk/Census ****
1851/Sarah Thompson/Wife/44/Kelvedon, Essex/Census
1851/Robert Thompson/Father, Farmer, Widow/65/Norwich, Norfolk/Census
1851/Eliza Burtenshaw/General Servant, Widow/29/Bromley, Kent/Census
1851/John Dowell/Potman/33/Southwark/Census

1855/Robert Thompson/../../../P.O. Directory **

1856/Rt Thompson/../../../Post Office Directory ****

March 1866/Robert Goodwin/License renewal/../Clerkenwell News

1869/John Callow/../../../Post Office Directory ****

July 1869/J Callow/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

July 1869/Edward Stokes/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

August 1872/Edward Stokes/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

August 1872/Frederick Henry Clarke/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1874/J Adams/../../../Licensed Victualler & Hoteliers Directory ****

1881/James Smith/Licensed Victualler/52/Berkshire/Census ****
1881/Annie Smith/Wife/40/Hitchin, Hertford/Census
1881/Violet Smith/Daughter/3/Bow, Middlesex/Census
1881/Lillian Smith/Daughter/9 months/Clerkenwell, Middlesex/Census
1881/Annie Scoats/Niece/10/Hitchin, Hertford/Census
1881/Henry Gritton/Barman/22/Enfield, Middlesex/Census

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

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

1891/Wm John Kingston/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1895/Kingston Brothers/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/Frederick Thomas Coupland/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1910/Mrs Jessie Rosa Hitter/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1915/Anthony Costella/../../../Post Office Directory *

1921/Anthony Costello/../../../Hughes Directory *

1934/Leslie Bernard Priming/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1938/Sidney Mann/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1944/Benjamin Walden/../../../Post Office Directory *

1971/../Horse Shoe, 24 Clerkenwell Close,EC1/../../Pub Directory *

1983/../Horse Shoe, 24 Clerkenwell Close,EC1 : Courage/../../Pub Directory *

1991/../Horse Shoe, 24 Clerkenwell Close,EC1 : Courage/../../Pub Directory *

* Provided By Ewan

** Provided By Stephen Harris

*** Provided By Steve Alexander

**** Provided By Kevan

And Last updated on: Sunday, 10-Jun-2018 21:21:58 BST