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King of Prussia, 21 Bevenden Street, Shoreditch

The 1856, 1861, 1867, 1870 and 1875 license transfers list the address as at Somerset place. It is long closed as a pub. Until recently it served as a charity shop, but that too is now closed (2007). **

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King of Prussia, 21 Bevenden Street - in March 2007

King of Prussia, 21 Bevenden Street - in March 2007

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.

1823/George Pound/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1824/George Pound/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1825/George Pound/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1825/William Smith/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1826/William Smith/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1833-34/William Smith, King of Prussia, 29 Somerset Place, City road/../../Pigots Directory

1839/James Ratcliff/../../../Pigot's Directory *

1842/T. Smith/../../../Robson's Directory *

1843/Henry Smith/../../../Post Office Directory *

1848/John Arnold/../../../Post Office Directory *

1851/John Arnold/../../../Post Office Directory *

1851/John Arnold/Licensed Victualler/50/Windsor, Berkshire/Census *+
1851/Ann Arnold/Wife/60/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1851/Emma Arnold/Daughter/21/Hoxton New Town, Middlesex/Census
1851/Elizabeth Arnold/Daughter/19/Hoxton New Town, Middlesex/Census
1851/James Bacon/Waiter/25/Norwich, Norfolk/Census

Ann Arnold (née Pound) was the daughter of George Pound who was the licensee of this pub in the 1820s *+

Elizabeth Arnold (above) was later the wife of Henry Monkton at the Tamworth Arms, 31 Field Road, Fulham, W6 *+

John W Arnold was the son of Ann Pound, at the Prince of Wales, 14 Lillie Road, Fulham, London SW6

1856/John Arnold/../../../Post Office Directory *

March 1856/John Arnold/Outgoing Licensee/../../Morning Advertiser

March 1856/William Seabrook/Incoming Licensee/../../Morning Advertiser

March 1860/William Seabrook/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

March 1860/Ann Elizabeth Seabrook/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

May 1861/Ann Elizabeth Seabrook/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

May 1861/Jonathan Keys/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

January 1864/Jonathan Keys/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

January 1864/James Cooper/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

March 1865/James Cooper/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

March 1865/Mark Keymer/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

November 1866/Mark Keymer/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

November 1866/William Newton/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

March 1867/William Newton/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

March 1867/Edward Stokes/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

1869/Edward Stokes/../../../Post Office Directory *

March 1869/Edward Stokes/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

March 1869/John Clifford Reynolds/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

January 1870/John Clifford/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

January 1870/Job Swain/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1871/Job Swain/Publican/70/Gloucester/Census
1871/Susanna Swain/Wife/52/Hampshire/Census
1871/Mary Grist/Barmaid/20/Stockbridge, Hampshire/Census
1871/Mary Terry/Domestic Servant/30/Portsmouth, Hampshire/Census
1871/Frederick Kitchener/Potman/16/Henstead, Hertfordshire/Census

26th October 1872/Job Swain/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

26th October 1872/William John Cox/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

19th July 1873/William John Cox/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

19th July 1873/George Jaques/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

January 1874/George Jacques/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

January 1874/Annie Forde/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

October 1875/Annie Forde/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

October 1875/Frederick Schneider/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

August 1879/James North/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

August 1879/William Shaw/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

1881/George T Plumb/Licensed Victualler/40//Census ***
1881/Annie E Plumb/Wife/43//Census
1881/Annie R D Lea/Daughter in Law/19//Census
1881/Edith A Lea/Daughter in Law/17//Census
1881/Georgiana J Lea/Daughter in Law/15//Census
1881/George Thos Plumb/Son/10//Census
1881/Harriett A Plumb/Daughter/5//Census

1882/Geo Thos Plumb/../../../Post Office Directory

1884/William Chater/../../../Post Office Directory ***

1891/James Briscoe/../../../Post Office Directory

1895/Hy Emberson/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/Hy Emberson/../../../Post Office Directory

1910/George Adams/../../../Post Office Directory

1911/George Adams/Licensed Victualler/39/Hertford, Hertfordshire/Census
1911/Esther Eliza Adams/Wife, Assistant/30/Old Ford, London/Census
1911/Florence Adams/Daughter/34/Hoxton, London/Census
1911/George Allen/Wifes Brother, Labourer/28/Old Ford, London/Census
1911/Ellen Allen/Wifes Sister, Domestic Servant/19/Old Ford, London/Census

1915/George Adams/../../../Post Office Directory

1921/George Adams/../../../Post Office Directory


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