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British Queen, 167 Whitecross Street, St Luke EC1

The address is 167 Upper Whitecross Street in 1884 and earlier. *  Re-named the Drum & Monkey in 1990, and closed in April 2000. The premises are now used as a YMCA. **

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.

British Queen, 167 Whitecross Street - in September 2006

British Queen, 167 Whitecross Street - in September 2006

Kindly provided by Stephen Harris

The fish and chip shop is still next door

The following entries are in this format:

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

1836/John Neal/dealer in beer/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1839/Geo. Ritchie/../../../Pigotís Directory **

1842/Robert Beatty/beer retailer/../../Robson's Directory *

1848/Thomas Cotton/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *

1851/James Mylett/Beer Retailer/../../Kellys Directory ****

1851/Ann Mylett/Beer Shop Keeper, Widow/34/Ireland/Census **
1851/Mary Mylett/Daughter, Assistant/18/St Lukes, Middlesex/Census
1851/Ann Mylett/Daughter/8/St Lukes, Middlesex/Census
1851/Sophia Mylett/Daughter/4/St Lukes, Middlesex/Census
1851/Francis Mylett/Son/12/St Lukes, Middlesex/Census
1851/Bridget Mylett/Cousin, General Servant/20/Ireland/Census
1851/Margaret Wellan/Sister, General Servant/39/Ireland/Census
1851/Martin Schahill/Lodger, Bricklayers Labourer/35/Ireland/Census

1852/Mrs Ann Mylett/Beer Retailer/../../Trade Directory ****

1856/Mrs Honora Fannon/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****

1869/William Fannon/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1881/Charles O Harrington/Beer House Keeper, Widow/24/Farnham, Surrey/Census ****

1882/George Keeling/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Chas S Ratcliffe/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****

1895/Charles S. Ratcliffe/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *

1899/Charles S. Ratcliffe/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *

1901/Charles S Ratcliffe/Beer Retailer/47/St Brides, City, London/Census ****
1901/Clara Ratcliffe/Wife/37/Limehouse, London/Census
1901/Charles S Ratcliffe/Son, Barman/23/St Pancras, London/Census
1901/Alice Hunton/Cook/32/Norwich, Norfolk/Census

1910/Robert S. Ratcliffe/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *

1914/Robert S. Ratcliffe/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *

1915/Robert Stenson Ratcliffe/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****

1921/Robert Stenson Ratcliffe/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****

1934/William Edward/Shilton/beer retailer/../../Kelly's Directory *

1944/M. V. Hammond/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *

* Provided By Ewan

** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

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