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Old Red Lion, 72 High Holborn, Holborn WC1

Holborn index

This pub was established by the sixteenth century and rebuilt in its present form in 1899. It is now called the Old Red Lion. This is strictly in St George Martyr in census.  **

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

Old Red Lion, 72 High Holborn, WC1 - in July 2007

Old Red Lion, 72 High Holborn, WC1 - in July 2007

Kindly provided by Stephen Harris

Old Red Lion, 72 High Holborn, WC1 - in 2013 

Old Red Lion, 72 High Holborn, WC1 - in 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.

1833-34/Richard Preece, Red Lion, 72 High Holborn/../../Pigot's Directory ****

1851/Samuel Armstrong/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1851/Samuel Armstrong/Licensed Victualler/36/Harrow, Middlesex/Census ****
1851/Frances Armstrong/Wife/36/Watford, Hertfordshire/Census
1851/Henry Armstrong/Son/3/St Pancras, Middlesex/Census
1851/Sarah Stone/Sister/24/Watford, Hertfordshire/Census
1851/Elizabeth Stone/Visitor, Schoolmistress/28/Holbeach/Census

June 1853/Thomas Armstrong Price/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

June 1853/James Young/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1856/James Young/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1869/John Trippen Briggs/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1871/John Briggs/Licensed Victualler/40/Yorkshire/Census ****
1871/Mary Banks/Barmaid/25/Cambridgeshire/Census
1871/Frederick Conderothe/Barman/21/Middlesex/Census
1871/Joseph Steel/Barman/19/London, Middlesex/Census
1871/Mary Brammell/Domestic Servant/16/Birmingham/Census

1873/Thomas Amelius Cloud/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions****

1874/Thomas Amelius Cloud/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions****

1875/Arthur Benjamin Morgan/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions****

1876/Arthur Benjamin Morgan/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions****

1877/John James Pearce/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions****

1878/John James Pearce/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions****

1879/Alexander John Watts & David McVicar/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions****

1880/Frederick Jackson/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions****

1881/Frederick Jackson/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions****

1881/Frederick Jackson/Licensed Victualler/31/St James Piccadilly/Census ****
1881/Mrs Jackson/Wife/31/(British Subject), France/Census
1881/Elizth Fryer Jackson/Sister/49/St Mary In City/Census
1881/Charles Alexander/Barman/24/St George In The East/Census
1881/William Grace/Barman/21/Lambeth/Census
1881/I Arthur/General Servant/37/Newcastle On Tyne/Census

1882/Frederick Jackson/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions****

1882/Frederick Jackson/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/Frederick Jackson/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Alfred Davis/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1895/Harry Spurway/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/E T Ginder/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1944/Arth Geo Baker & Andrew Dobbs/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1949/T Potter & Co Ltd/../../../B T Telephone Directory [HOLborn 1748] ****


** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

And Last updated on: Monday, 11-Jun-2018 11:57:25 BST