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Nags Head, 456 Holloway Road, Islington N1

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At Holloway in 1851; At 1 & 2 Holloway Terrace, Holloway Road in 1869; This pub has closed in recent years and is now in use as an amusement arcade. ** The pub closed in 2004, towards the end it was renamed The Mustang Diner and finally O'Neills. ***

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

Nags Head, Holloway road & Seven Sisters road, N1 - circa 1900 with landlord William Wheeler

Nags Head, Holloway road & Seven Sisters road, N1 - circa 1900 with landlord William Wheeler

Kindly provided by Vincent O'Loughlin

Nag's Head, 456 Holloway Road, N1 - in March 2008

Nag's Head, 456 Holloway Road, N1 - in March 2008

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.

1851/William Newman/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions

July 1854/William Newman/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

July 1854/George Palmer/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1861/Joseph Wood /Head - Licensed victualler/50/Greenwich, Kent /census *
1861/Mary Selby Wood /wife /50 /Shoreditch, Middlesex /census
1861/Mary Elizabeth Wood /daughter /23 /St Pancras, Middlesex /census
1861/Ann Mansfield /servant /23 /St Pancras, Middlesex /census
1861/Henry Owen /servant /21 /St Pancras, Middlesex /census

August 1862/Mary Selby Wood/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

Richard Hollyman is born in 1834, and here in the 1871 census, and by August 1862.  He is a son of Richard Hollyman, also a victualler at the Dolphin, 16 Long Alley, Shoreditch.

August 1862/Richard Hollyman/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

March 1866/Richard Hollyman/License renewal/../Clerkenwell News

1869/Richard Hollyman/../../../Post Office Directory

July 1869/Richard Hollyman/../../../LV Asylum

1871/Richard Hollyman/Licensed Victualler/36/Finsbury, Middlesex/Census
1871/Jane Hollyman/Wife/36/Harrow, Middlesex/Census
1871/Jane Hollyman/Daughter/12/St Clement Danes, Middlesex/Census
1871/Emma Hollyman/Daughter/10/St George Hanover Square, Middlesex/Census
1871/Thos Hollyman/Son/8/Islington, Middlesex/Census
1871/Frederick Hollyman/Son/6/Islington, Middlesex/Census
1871/Annie Hollyman/Daughter/5/Islington, Middlesex/Census
1871/Christeen Hollyman/Daughter/3/Islington, Middlesex/Census
1871/Samuel Burson/Barman/28/Finchley, Middlesex/Census
1871/Thos Thorne/Barman/20/Unknown/Census
1871/Jane Curby/Domestic Servant/21/St Pancras, Middlesex/Census
1871/Jessie Cuspson/Domestic Servant/14/St Pancras, Middlesex/Census

1877/Richard Hollyman/../../../Marriage of Sarah Jane Hollyman to Thomas Henry Jackson

By 1881, Richard Hollyman is at the Earl of Lonsdale, 16 Archer Street, Kensington. He dies there in 1884.

1881/William Buxton/Manager To Publican/36/Middlesex/Census
1881/Emma Buxton/Wife/31/Middlesex/Census
1881/Alice Buxton/Daughter/5/Epsom, Surrey/Census
1881/Edith Buxton/Daughter/3/Bermondsey, Surrey/Census
1881/Arthur Buxton/Son/2/Middlesex/Census
1881/Florence Buxton/Daughter/1/Middlesex/Census
1881/Arthur Bowyer/Barman/21/Islington, Middlesex/Census
1881/George Croxon/Barman/19/Finley, Essex/Census
1881/George Knolman/Barman/18/Islington, Middlesex/Census
1881/Rosa Dickie/Barmaid/20/Middlesex/Census
1881/James Burrs/Potman/24/Birmingham, Warwick/Census
1881/Lucy Bent/General Servant21/Hackney, Middlesex//Census
1881/Mary Pryor/Nurse/17/Stratford, Essex/Census

1885/William Wheeler/../../../Post Office Directory **

1891/William Wheeler/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/William Wheeler/../../../Post Office Directory

1901/Herbert Wheeler/Publican/23/Lambeth, London/Census
1901/Thomas E Abbott/Head Barman/37/Lambeth, London/Census
1901/Alfred Cooper/Waiter/42/Portsmouth, Hampshire/Census
1901/Joseph J Powell/Barman/19/Hadleigh, Suffolk/Census
1901/Horace Grover/Barman/18/Hammersmith, London/Census
1901/John F Powell/Barman/18/Ireland/Census
1901/Florence M A Mead/Barmaid/27/Islington, London/Census
1901/Ada B Mead/Barmaid/23/Islington, London/Census
1901/Lillian R Whatmore/Barmaid/18/St Johns Wood, London/Census
1901/Helen L Scott/Barmaid/22/Middlesex Barracks/Census
1901/Annie Mitchell/Domestic Servant/26/London/Census

1910/Wm Wheeler Lim/../../../Post Office Directory

1915/Wm Wheeler Lim/../../../Post Office Directory

1921/William Wheeler Lim/../../../Post Office Directory

1934/William Wheeler Ltd/../../../Kellys Directory

1938/William Wheeler Ltd/../../../Post Office Directory

1944/William Wheeler Ltd/../../../Post Office Directory

* Provided By Martin Garrod

** Provided By Stephen Harris

*** Provided By Vincent O'Loughlin

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