Pub history and London

Spread Eagle, 142 Whitecross Street, London EC1Y

The address is sometimes listed in 137 Whitecross Street in earlier directories, but is 137 Upper Whitecross Street until at least 1884, and renumbered as 142 Whitecross Street by 1895.  * At 142 Whitecross Street in 1899, listed as the Crown in the 1901 census; It has had a succession of different names in recent years and has been the Trader since 1999. It was rebuilt in its present form in c.1940s with the modern address at 142 Whitecross street **

St Luke pub history index

A listing of historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in St Luke parish of London, Middlesex - now in East London. The St Luke parish of London  listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

Spreadeagle, 142 Whitecross Street - in September 2006

Spreadeagle, 142 Whitecross Street - in September 2006

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.

1789/Mr South/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1793/Mr South/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1797/Mr South/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1814/William Morgan/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1836/Edward Drewry/victualler and wine and spirit merchant/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1837/Thomas Palmer/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1839/Mary Cook/../../../Pigotís Directory **

1841/William Belton/../../../Post Office Directory *

1842/Wilson Drewry & Co./../../../Robsonís Directory **

1843/Robert Gay/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1847/Simeon Odwell / Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era, Sunday 9 May 1847 **

1847/Thomas Stoatt / Incoming Licensee /../../The Era, Sunday 9 May 1847 **

October 1848/Henry Edward Abell/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era ****

October 1848/George Blundell/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era ****

April 1849/George Blundell/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era ****

April 1849/William Daniel Hart/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era ****

1851/William Daniel Hart/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions ****

1852/William D Hart/../../../Trade Directory ****

1856/G Cotton/../../../Post Office Directory ****

April 1857/George Cotton/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

April 1857/James King/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

1861/Joseph Hart/Licensed Victualler/28/London City, Middlesex/Census ****
1861/Eleanor Hart/Wife/22/Southwark, Surrey/Census
1861/Eleanor Hart/Daughter/3/Southwark, Surrey/Census
1861/Joseph Hart/Son/1/Southwark, Surrey/Census
1861/Louisa Birch/Domestic Servant/18/Clerkenwell, Middlesex/Census

1862-3 Joseph Hart is at the Spread Eagle, 137 Upper Whitecross Street, London. *+

April 1865/H Carter/ Outgoing Licensee /../../North London News ****

April 1865/James Woodcock/ Incoming Licensee /../../North London News ****

March 1866/James Woodcock/License renewal/../Clerkenwell News

1869/George Woodcock/../../../Post Office Directory ****

November 1870/James Woodcock/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

November 1870/George Woodcock/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1871/G Woodcock/Licensed Victualler/39/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census ****
1871/Francis Woodcock/Wife/37/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1871/George Woodcock/Son/12/St Luke, Middlesex/Census
1871/Alice Woodcock/Daughter/9/Islington, Middlesex/Census
1871/James Woodcock/Son/2/St Luke, Middlesex/Census
1871/Fanny Lambert/Niece, Servant/13/Kingsland, Middlesex/Census

1874/G Woodcock/../../../H.D. Miles London & Suburban Licensed Victuallers' Directory **

1881/John W Meade/Licensed Victualler/37/Uxbridge/Census ****
1881/Sarah Meade/Wife/38/Colb...ourne/Census
1881/Harry Ed Meade/Son/13/Bayswater/Census
1881/Alice Ellen Meade/Daughter/9/Kensal Green/Census
1881/Edith Meade/Daughter/7/Kensal Green/Census
1881/Charles J Meade/Son/3/Clerkenwell/Census
1881/Mary Ann Brooks/Servant/16/London, Middlesex/Census

1882/John Meade/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Alfred Edward Joyce/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1895/Nathan Isaacs/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/Nathan Isaacs/../../../London Trade Directory ****

1901/Louis Levy/Cigar Maker/37/England/Census ****
1901/Sarah Levy/Wife, Public House Manageress/30/Spitalfield, London/Census
1901/Abigail Abrahams/Barmaid/15/Spitalfield, London/Census
1901/Annie Hinsall/General Servant/25/Forset Gate, Essex/Census

1910/August Fredericks/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1915/Ernest Henry Mogford/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1921/Ernest Henry Mogford/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1934/Frank Edward Chapman & Edward Parker/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1938/Frank Edward Chapman/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1944/Mrs Helen Henrietta Dudden/../../../Post Office Directory *


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*+ Provided By Mary Brodbin

** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

And Last updated on: Thursday, 14-Jun-2018 23:40:29 BST