Accurate transcriptions of the 1921 census are being added to the pub history site, starting with London.

Crown, 51 New Oxford Street, London WC1A 1BL

St George Bloomsbury pub index

The 1856 and 1869 directory entries list the address as at 2 Thorney street and 469 Oxford street; whilst many of the earlier records just list it as Thorney street. At 55 New Oxford Street by 1884 - road name change. In 1861, the Old Crown was at 479 Oxford Street

A listing of historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in  St George Bloomsbury parish, London.

Crown, 51 New Oxford Street, WC2 - in May 2007

Crown, 51 New Oxford Street, WC2 - in May 2007

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Residents at this address

1825/Mr Summerton/../../../Licensed Victuallers Association

1839/Edward Bell/../../../Pigots Directory

1842/Edward Bell/../../../Robsons Directory

1848/John W Smith/../../../Post Office Directory

1851/John Wilfred Smith/../../../Kellys Directory

Morning Advertiser 23 April 1851 - Licence transfers
Crown, Oxford street, John Wilfred Smith to James Joseph Bryant

1851/John W Smith/Victualler/62/Yorkshire/Census
1851/Phoebe Smith/Wife/40/Oxfordshire/Census
1851/Eliza Smith/Daughter/5/Middlesex/Census
1851/John W Smith/Son/4/Middlesex/Census

April 1854/old tenant quit/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

April 1854/William Macdonald/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1856/James Joseph Bryant/../../../Post Office Directory

1861/Henry Alexander/Publican/33/Lambeth/Census
1861/Susannah Alexander/Wife/38/Watford, Hertfordshire/Census
1861/Mary Bryant/Step Daughter/17/St Pancras/Census
1861/James Bryant/Stepson/14/St Pancras/Census
1861/Archibald Bryant/Stepson/6/St Pancras/Census
1861/Alfred Bryant/Stepson/5/Bloomsbury/Census
1861/Susannah Bryant/Step Daughter/3/Bloomsbury/Census
1861/William Collins/Pot Boy/19/Bloomsbury/Census

1869/William H Rudland/../../../Post Office Directory

1881/John Rudland/Publican/56/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1881/Harriett Rudland/Wife/54/Cheddington, Kent/Census
1881/Harriett Rudland/Daughter, Barmaid/21/Paddington, Middlesex/Census
1881/Ada Tiggard/Barmaid/20/Pimlico, Middlesex/Census
1881/Charles T Ebbs/Barman/24/St Giles, Middlesex/Census
1881/Harriett Lenton/Domestic Servant/15/Paddington, Middlesex/Census

1882/John Cawood Rudland/../../../Post Office Directory

1884/John C Rudland/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/Harry Dew/../../../Post Office Directory

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