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The Guinea, 30 Bruton place, Mayfair, London, W1J 6NL

St George Hanover Square pub history index

The earlier address is at 21 North Bruton mews, Berkeley Square W1. This is a Youngs pub in 2017. Although I can only confirm records back to 1806 at present viz a few Sun Fire Insurance records, this pub suggests that it was established in 1675 according to the sign board; and apparently the current building dates back to 1720. Allegedly there has been an inn on this site since 1423, although I am yet unable to confirm most references to this historical timeline.

One thing is clear, there are two servants in the 1841 census when James Lyne is a young victualler. By the 1851 census when he is still here, there are a considerable number of servants, although the majority of these could be lodgers.

Guinea, 30 Bruton place, Mayfair W1 - in March 2012

Guinea, 30 Bruton place, Mayfair W1 - in March 2012

Kindly provided by Stephen Harris

A listing of historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in St George Hanover Square

The following entries are in this format:

Year/Publican or other Resident/Relationship to Head and or Occupation/Age/Where Born/Source.

March 1806/Cornelius Weaver, victualler, The Guinea, North Bruton mews, Bruton street../../Sun Fire Insurance - Access to Archives

May 1807/Charles Powell, victualler, The Guinea, North Bruton mews, Bruton street../../Sun Fire Insurance - Access to Archives

1814/Thomas Parsons, victualler, The Guinea, Bruton place, Berkeley square/../../Sun Fire Insurance - Access to Archives

May 1817/Thomas Hunt, victualler, The Guinea, North Bruton mews, Berkeley square/../../Sun Fire Insurance - Access to Archives

July 1821/John Hitchcock, victualler, The Guinea, North Bruton mews, Berkeley square/../../Sun Fire Insurance - Access to Archives

1832/C Stevens/../../../Robsons Directory

1836/James Lyne/../../../Pigots Directory

1839/James Lyne/../../../Pigots Directory

1841/James Lyne/Licensed Victualler/42/../Census
1841/Jane Lyne/../35/../Census
1841/James Lyne/../5/Middlesex/Census
1841/George Lyne/../2/Middlesex/Census
1841/George Lyne/Male Servant/30/../Census
1841/Mary Downey/Female Servant/30/Ireland/Census

1848/James Lyne/../../../Post Office Directory

1851/James Lyne/../../../Kellys Directory

1851/James Lyne/Licensed Victualler/52/Holwell, Dorset/Census
1851/Jane Lyne/Wife/44/Tinwell, Rutland/Census
1851/James Lyne/Son/16/St George Hanover Square, Middlesex/Census
1851/Jane Eliza Lyne/Daughter/15/St George Hanover Square, Middlesex/Census
1851/William Smith/Lodger, Servant/21/Uxbridge, Middlesex/Census
1851/William Brazier/Lodger, Servant/34/Berrington, Shropshire/Census
1851/William Aldridge/Lodger, Servant/25/Epsom, Surrey/Census
1851/David Grove/Lodger, Servant/33/Streatham, Surrey/Census
1851/William Moffatt/Lodger, Servant/18/London/Census
1851/William Williams/Lodger, Servant/42/Carnarvon, North Wales/Census
1851/William Britton/Potman/28/St Giles, Middlesex/Census
1851/Mary Crowley/House Servant/22/Ireland/Census
1851/William Williamson/Lodger, Servant/26/../Census

February 1852/James Lyne/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era

February 1852/William Blanchard/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era

1856/William Blanchard/../../../Post Office Directory

1861/William Newbury/Licensed Victualler/37/Buckstone, Isle of Wight/Census
1861/Elizabeth Newbury/Wife/44/Middleton, Suffolk/Census
1861/John Thornton/Father, Carpenter, Widow/67//Census
1861/Eliza Shackman/House Servant/23/Foxford, Suffolk/Census
1861/Thomas Thornton/Potman/19/Essex/Census
1861/William Morgan/Lodger, Groom/44/London, Middlesex/Census
1861/Charles Rudland/Lodger, Groom/33/Speen, Berkshire/Census
1861/R Clark/Lodger, Groom/22/Houton, Kent/Census

1865/Mr W Newbury/../../../Licensed Victuallers Association

1869/A Chipperfield/../../../Post Office Directory

1881/William Dodd/Licensed Victualler/57/Gressford, Denbigh, Wales/Census
1881/Sarah Dodd/Wife/50/Westerham, Kent/Census
1881/Sarah E Dodd/Daughter/24/St George Han Sq, Middlesex/Census
1881/Emma Dodd/Daughter, Pupil Teacher/18/St George Han Sq, Middlesex/Census
1881/Sarah Camp/Housemaid, Widow/40/Dewton Hill, Essex/Census
1881/George Prior/Barman/25/Little Easton, Essex/Census
1881/Elijah Dale/Butler/50/Congleton, Cheshire/Census
1881/William Howard/Groom/21/Tetbury, Gloucester/Census
1881/John Bendall/Groom/19/Berkeley, Gloucester/Census
1881/John Burt/Groom/30/Hull, York/Census
1881/John Errick/Groom/25/Durham, Durham/Census
1881/James Collins/Groom/42/Kingston, Hereford/Census
1881/William Lummis/Footman/25/Riddlesworth, Norfolk/Census

1882/William Dodd/../../../Post Office Directory *

1884/William Dodd/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/Edwin Carter/../../../Post Office Directory

1895/Edwin William Carter/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/James Dawes/../../../Post Office Directory

1901/James Dawes/Licensed Victualler/40/Tarrington, Hereford/Census
1901/Alice Dawes/Wife/30/Rudgwick, Sussex/Census
1901/Violet B Dawes/Daughter/4//Census
1901/Olive E Dawes/Daughter/3/Blunsdon, Wilts/Census
1901/Nellie Cheney/Barmaid/22/London/Census
1901/Arthur Collins/Potman/31/London/Census
1901/Margaret Hargrave/General Servant/31/Whilton, Northampton/Census

1910/James Dawes/../../../Post Office Directory

1921/James Dawes/../../../Hughes Directory

1921/Herbert Edwin Clark/../../../Post Office Directory

1934/Mrs Edith Matilda Pugh/../../../Kellys Directory

1938/Mrs Edith Matilda Pugh/../../../Post Office Directory

1940/Mrs Edith Matilda Pugh/../../../Post Office Directory

1944/Henry C Cutler/../../../Post Office Directory

1971/../Guinea, 30 Bruton Place W1/../../Pub Directory

2017/../The Guinea, 30 Bruton Place, Mayfair, London, W1J 6NL : Youngs/../../Pub Directory


* Provided By Ewan

And Last updated on: Saturday, 04-Aug-2018 00:44:27 BST