Pub history and London

Rising Sun, 24 Blackfriars Road, Southwark Christchurch, Surrey, London

This pub has been renamed Paper Moon (2008). Rising Sun 24 Blackfriars Road was called the Blackfriars Distillery for a few years in the early 1890s.  ** Closed in 2008 and set for demolition. *** The address is given in Sun Fire Office insurance records as Great Surrey Street and St Georges Road, older names for the street. *+

Southwark Christchurch index

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

Rising Sun, 24 Blackfriars Road, Southwark SE1

Rising Sun, 24 Blackfriars Road, Southwark SE1

Rising Sun, 24 Blackfriars Road, London, SE1 - in June 2008

Rising Sun, 24 Blackfriars Road, London, SE1 - in June 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.

1803/James McMillan/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *+

1822/Robert Moore/Rising Sun, Great Surrey street/../../Petty Sessions ****

1825/Robert Moore/Rising Sun, Great Surrey street/../../Petty Sessions ****

1826/Robert Moore/Rising Sun, Great Surrey street/../../Petty Sessions ****

1830/Edward Grimmer/Rising Sun, Great Surrey Street/../../Robsons Directory *

1831/Edward Grimmer/Rising Sun, Great Surrey Street/../../Robsons Directory *

1837/Charles Page/victualler/../../Prerogative Court of Canterbury wills and probate records held at the National Archives *+

1839/John Nelson/../../../Pigots Directory ****

1841/John Nelson/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1848/James Grape/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1851/James Grape/../../../Kellys Directory ****

November 1850/James Grape/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era ****

November 1850/Christopher Walker/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era ****

1851/Christopher Walker/Inn Keeper, Widow/61/Bedfordshire/Census ****
1851/Ann Walker/Daughter/28/Alambury, Huntingdon/Census
1851/Marian Walker/Daughter/21/Hull, Yorkshire/Census
1851/Elizabeth Walker/Daughter/18/Eton Locum, Bedfordshire/Census
1851/Frederick Davis/Waiter/21/Farringdon, Berkshire/Census
1851/James Selby/Pot Boy/12/Rockwall, Huntingdon/Census

1856/C Walker/../../../Post Office Directory ****

April 1862/Chritopher Walker/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

April 1862/William Witherly/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

May 1866/William Henry Castle and Theodore Townsend Castle/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

May 1866/Samuel Hockings/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1869/Samuel Hockings/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1881/Tommas John Caffin/Licensed Victualler/40/Surrey/Census ****
1881/Emma Charlotte Caffin/Daughter/13/Bermondsey, Surrey/Census
1881/Mary Ann Caffin/Wife/37/Leiston, Suffolk/Census
1881/Tommas Charles Caffin/Son/11/Surrey/Census
1881/Ada Louisa Shore/Step Daughter/6/Islington, Middlesex/Census
1881/Beatice Margareta Shore/Step Daughter/5/Islington, Middlesex/Census
1881/Ellen O'Toole/Barmaid/19/Aldershot, Hampshire/Census
1881/Emmalene Hines/General Servant/28/Ipswich, Suffolk/Census
1881/William Bleaser/Barman And Potman/23/Hoxter (Foreign), Germany/Census

1882/Thomas John Caffin/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/Thomas J Caffin/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1895/Charles I. Digby/[Blackfriars Distillery]/../../Post Office Directory *+

1899/Thomas William Penrose Durman/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1910/Lawrence Edward Buckmaster/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1915/Lawrence Edward Buckmaster/../../../Post Office Directory *+

1921/Lawrence Edward Buckmaster/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1934 - 1946/Buckmaster/../../../Freehold

1938/Lawrence Edward Buckmaster/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1944/Lawrence Edward Buckmaster/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1947 - 1949/S J Lee/../../../Freehold

1950 - 1951/Mrs L B Smith/../../../Freehold

1952 - 1955/S W Weavis/../../../Freehold

1956 - 1965/H F Goldsmith/../../../Freehold



* Provided By Mary Davidson

*+ Provided Ewan

** Provided By Stephen Harris & Bill Rigby

*** Provided By Tris

**** Provided By Kevan

And Last updated on: Thursday, 14-Jun-2018 12:12:36 BST