Pub history and London

Three Compasses, 346 Rotherhithe Street, Rotherhithe, Surrey

Rotherhithe index

At 197 Rotherhithe Street in 1869 and earlier. Rebuilt in 1932. The name is given as Ye Old Compasses in 1895 and 1899 directories. The address is given as 200 Rotherhithe Street in 1841 and in Sun Fire Office insurance records. *

Historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels.

Three Compasses, 346 Rotherhithe Street, Rotherhithe

Three Compasses, 346 Rotherhithe Street, Rotherhithe

Three Compasses, 346-352 Rotherhithe Street, SE16 - in October 2007

Three Compasses, 346-352 Rotherhithe Street, SE16 - in October 2007

Kindly provided by Stephen Harris

Residents at this address.

1788/Richard Leveridge/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1791/Robert Duncan/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1792/Isaac Rigg/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1800/Isaac Rigg/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1817/Isaac Rigg/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1824/Anna Rigg & Thomas Rigg/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1825/Ann Rigg/Widow, Three Compasses, Rotherhithe street/../../Petty Sessions

1826/Ann Rigg/Widow, Three Compasses, Rotherhithe street/../../Petty Sessions

1835/Thomas Rigg/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1836/William Henry Apsey/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1839/William Henry Apsey/../../../Pigot's Directory *

1841/W Henry Apsey/../../../Post Office Directory

1841/Betsy Harris/Publican/25/Surrey/Census
1841/Ann Sullivan/Female Servant/25/Ireland/Census
1841/William Cracknell/Male Servant/12//Census
1841/William Harris/Coalmeter/25/Surrey/Census
1841/Sophia Harris/../20/Surrey/Census
1841/William Harris/../3/Surrey/Census

1842/Betsy Harris/../../../Robsons Directory

July 1849/Stephen George Burridge/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

July 1849/Robert Webster/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1851/Mrs M A Hooper/../../../Kellys Directory

1856/Hen Surridge/../../../Post Office Directory

1869/Robert Farman/../../../Post Office Directory

1881/William Sangwine/Licensed Victualler/27/St James, Middlesex/Census
1881/Emily Mary Sangwine/Wife/22/Bedford/Census
1881/Blanch Emily Sangwine/Daughter/1/Newington, Surrey/Census
1881/William John Sangwine/Son/1 month/Rotherhithe, Surrey/Census
1881/Sarah Brook/Servant/14/Oxford/Census
1881/Elizabeth Shepherd/Visitor/8/Camberwell, Surrey/Census

1882/William Sangwine/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/Wiliiam J Bunbury/Licensed Victualler/28/St Georges east, London/Census
1891/Eliza Bunbury/Wife/26/Whitechapel, London/Census
1891/Mary E Bunbury/Daughter/3/Bermondsey, London/Census
1891/William C Bunbury/Son/2/Bermondsey, London/Census
1891/Albert C Bunbury/Son/3 months/Bermondsey, London/Census
1891/Clara Cecil/Sister in Law/11/Old Ford, London/Census

1895/Ernest Wyatt/../../../Post Office Directory *

1899/Henry Taylor/../../../Post Office Directory

1901/Thomas F Ashdown/Publican/30/Ashford, Kent/Census
1901/Frank Bedford/Barman/25/Ongar, Essex/Census

1915/William Rab/../../../Post Office Directory

1921/Ernest James Brown/../../../Post Office Directory

1923/Charles Pickering/Three Compasses/../../Electoral Register

1934/Samuel G Spall/../../../Kellys Directory

My grandfather, Edward Brown is listed at the Three Compasses Rotherhithe. He took the pub in 1937 and left in 1948 where he then took the tenancy for  The Railway Tavern (Charlie Browns), in Limehouse from 1948 - 1955. Both my grandparents, Edward and Hilda Brown were the licensees. From 1956 to 1972 they were licensees at The Duke of Cambridge, Kingston Vale, SW15. **

1938/Edward Brown/../../../Post Office Directory

1944/Edward Brown/../../../Post Office Directory


* Provided By Ewan

** Provided By Deborah Haynes

 

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