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Running Horse, 50 Davies Street, Berkeley Square, St George Hanover Square

St George Hanover Square pub history index

It was first licensed in 1738 and was rebuilt in its present form in 1840. At 58 Davies Street in earlier directories.  ***

A listing of historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in St George Hanover Square -  London. The St George Hanover Square,  London listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors; and includes such areas of London as Knightsbridge, Mayfair and Pimlico.

Running Horse, 50 Davies Street, W1 - in March 2008

Running Horse, 50 Davies Street, W1 - in March 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.

1839/William Bliss/../../../Pigots Directory ****

1841/W Bliss/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1842/William Lee/../../../Robson's Directory *

1843/George Chapman/../../../Post Office Directory ****

February 1847/Robert Mann/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

February 1847/ Mr G Bird/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1848/George Allingham/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1851/Geo Allingham/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1852/Christopher Vaughton/../../../Watkins Directory **

1856/Christopher Vaughton/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1861/James Hodges/Public House (Publican)/51/Sundridge, Kent/Census ****
1861/Margaret Hodges/Sister, Barmaid/23/Sundridge, Kent/Census
1861/Hannah Conner/Servant/26/Ireland/Census
1861/John Tovey/Waiter/22/Frith, Buckinghamshire/Census
1861/John Abbott/Servant/24/Milderton, Suffolk/Census
1861/Elizabeth Murcott/Lodger, Dressmaker/27/Bloomsbury, Middlesex/Census
1861/William Murcott/Son/4/Kenilworth, Warwickshire/Census
1861/Edward Murcott/Son/2/St Georges Hanover Square, Middlesex/Census
1861/Emma Laker/Sister, Servant/23/St Georges Hanover Square, Middlesex/Census

May 1862/James Hodges/LV Association/../../Era ****

February 1865/James Hodges/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era ****

February 1865/Job Taylor/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era ****

1869/G Whitehead/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1870/George Whitehead/../../../Post Office Directory **

1876/Geo Chas Toghill/../../../Post Office Directory **

1881/Josiah Perry/Publican/33/Walton, Somerset/Census ****
1881/Ellen Perry/Wife/32/Port Vale, Hertford/Census
1881/Bertie Perry/Son/6/Hoxton, Middlesex/Census
1881/Sophia Perry/Daughter/4/Spitalfields, Middlesex/Census
1881/Josiah Perry/Son/3/Spitalfields, Middlesex/Census
1881/Eliza Walboys/Sister, Barmaid/34/Port Vale, Hertford/Census
1881/Harry Walboys/Nephew/7/Brixton, Middlesex/Census
1881/Mary Perry/Sister, Barmaid/21/Walton, Somerset/Census
1881/Jane Ribbons/Cook/19/Walworth, Middlesex/Census
1881/Annie Humlin/Nurse/16/Kingston On Thames/Census
1881/Alfred James/Boarder, Butler/21/Brighton, Sussex/Census

1882/Josiah Perry/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/Josiah Perry/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Josiah Perry/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1895/Josiah Perry/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/Mrs Ellen Perry/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/Ellen Perry/Licensed Victualler, Widow/53/Hertford, Herts/Census ****
1901/Eliza Worboys/Barmaid, Widow/55/Hertford, Herts/Census
1901/Sophia Perry/Barmaid/24/Spitalfields, London/Census
1901/Bertie R Perry/Manager - Public House/26/Hoxton, London/Census
1901/Ellen M May/Visitor/17/St George Hanover Square, London/Census
1901/Mildred A Wright/Barmaid/23/Marylebone, London/Census

1908/Bert Robert Perry/../../../Post Office Directory **

1910/Bert Robert Perry/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1914/Bert Robert Perry/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1915/Bert Robert Perry/../../../Post Office Directory *

1917/William George Freeland/../../../Post Office Directory **

1921/William George Freeland/../../../Post Office Directory **

1934/Jn Owen Davenport/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1938/Jn Owen Davenport/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1944/Edgar Freeman Lyne/../../../Post Office Directory ****


* Provided By Ewan

** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

What I am now attempting to achieve is the coverage of an earlier London street directory in 1832. This is unique, plus images of the 1842 Robsons directory which confirm earlier entries and also carry much more trade detail about a premises or person. Here is the index of streets in 1832, many with 1842 imagery added.
And next is the complete 1940 London street directory - this will take some months to complete, so bear with me!

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London 1940 Street directory 1940

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And Last updated on: Wednesday, 13-Jun-2018 17:59:29 BST