London historical street directory and pub history

This is now an updated and complete, historical London street directory for 1832 and 1842 and more

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Falcon, 8 Falcon Square & 1 Castle Street, Cripplegate

Cripplegate pub history index

The Falcon is part of the Bodega chain of wine and spiritmer chants between about 1923 and 1940, although it retains it's name as the Falcon.

A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Cripplegate - St Giles, London. The Cripplegate, 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.

1839/Solomon Harris/../../../Pigots Directory ****

1841/John Clarke/../../../P.O. Directory **

1848/John Chorley Clarke/../../../Post Office Directory ****

July 1849/George Clarke/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

July 1849/Thomas Rack/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

1851/Henry Shepherd/Tavern Keeper/68/Binfield, Berkshire/Census ****
1851/Harriet Shepherd/Wife/50/Branbourne, Dorset/Census
1851/Thomas W Shepherd/Son/11/Binfield, Berkshire/Census
1851/Frederick H Shepherd/Son/9/Binfield, Berkshire/Census
1851/Arthur Glead/Visitor/32/Faizley, Staffordshire/Census
1851/William Eldridge/Pot Man/18/St Pancras, Middlesex/Census
1851/Mary Kirby/General Servant/38/Tipperary, Ireland/Census
1851/Mary Ann Coles/Niece, Barmaid/22/Cowes, Isle of Wight/Census

1856/Henry Shepherd/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1861/John Drew/Licensed Victualler/26/Hackney, Middlesex/Census ****
1861/Elizabeth Drew/Wife/27/Hackney, Middlesex/Census
1861/Jane Landells/Sister, Barmaid/24/Hackney, Middlesex/Census
1861/Alexander H Turner/Waiter/21/Hackney, Middlesex/Census
1861/Maria A Donoghan/General Servant/26/Galway, Ireland/Census

May 1862/William Morris/LV Association, Governor/../../Era ****

1866/E Westley/../../../P.O. Directory **

1869/William Clark/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1880/Arthur Samuel Thomas / Licensed Victualler/../../London Gazette, 24 February 1880 **

1881/Henry Brasholz/Licensed Victualler/42/Holstein, Germany/Census ****
1881/Marianne Brasholz/Wife/41/Mecklenburg, Germany/Census
1881/Emma Brasholz/Daughter/17/New York, America/Census
1881/Martha Brasholz/Daughter/15/New York, America/Census
1881/Sophie Brasholz/Daughter/13/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Henry Brasholz/Son/11/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Mathilda Tennant/Kitchen Maid/18/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Louise Chelson/House Maid/17/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Arthur H Austin/Potman/20/London, Middlesex/Census

1882/Henry Brasholz/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/Henry Brasholz/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Mrs Matilda James/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Mrs Matilda James/Licensed Victualler, Widow/30/Wapping, London/Census ***
1891/Thomas Forester/Brother, Confectioner/31/Wapping, London/Census
1891/Bertie Stone/Barman/20/Northampton/Census
1891/Amelia Guckenshein/Domestic Servant, Widow/36/Shoreditch/Census
1891/Arthur Deverson/Potman/17/Bermondsey/Census

1895/Robert Samuel Chapman/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/Edward Talbot Wolseley/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1921/Bodega Co Ltd/../../../Hughes Directory **

1923/Bodega Co Ltd/Falcon/../../Bt Telephone Directory ****

1940/Bodega Co Ltd/Falcon/../../Bt Telephone Directory ****

** Provided By Stephen Harris

*** Provided By Trevor Stephens

**** Provided By Kevan

What I am now attempting to achieve is the coverage of an earlier London street directory in 1832. This is unique, plus images of the 1842 Robsons directory which confirm earlier entries and also carry much more trade detail about a premises or person. Here is the index of streets in 1832, many with 1842 imagery added.
And next is the complete 1940 London street directory - this will take some months to complete, so bear with me!

London pub history directory.

LONDON Pub History

London Street Listings in 1832.

1832 Index

London street listings in 1842

1842 Index

London Street Listings in 1818 - mainly A and B.

London public houses in 1833 Pigots.

Entire London Street Listing in 1843 - by surname.

London public houses in 1856.

London public houses in 1869.

London public houses in 1899

London 1921 Street directory in 1921

London 1940 Street directory 1940

London Pubs in 2018

And Last updated on: Saturday, 01-Apr-2017 10:19:39 BST