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Welsh Harp, 47 Chandos Street WC2

The name was abbreviated to Harp in 1995 and Chandos Street is now known as Chandos Place. **

St Martins pub history index

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

Welsh Harp, 47 Chandos Place, WC2  - in April 2007

Welsh Harp, 47 Chandos Place, WC2 - in April 2007

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.

1805/James Barton, the Welsh Harp, Chandos street, Covent Garden/../../Holdens Directory

1832/Jacob Newcombe/../../../Robsons Directory

1839/John Small/../../../Pigots Directory

1843/Alfred J Sharman/../../../Kellys Directory

January 1849/William Streeter/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

January 1849/Henry Baldey/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

1851/Henry Baldey/../../../Kellys Directory

1851/Ann Baldy/Victualler, Widow/34/Goring, Sussex/Census
1851/Jane Newland/Barmaid/15/Merrington, Sussex/Census
1851/George Wilcox/Waiter/28/Biddlesworth, Norfolk/Census
1851/Kate Conner/Cook/42/Ireland/Census

November 1851/Amy Saltmarsh (late Baldey)/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

November 1851/John Jenner Saltmarsh, her husband/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

July 1853/James Wells/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

July 1853/Henry James Paxman/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

1856/Henry James Paxman/../../../Post Office Directory

November 1857/Henry James Paxman/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

November 1857/Joseph Henry Crozier/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

1861/Joseph H Crozier/Licensed Victualler/34/London, Middlesex/Census
1861/Maria Crozier/Wife/27/Leicestershire/Census
1861/Mary Hammond/Sister in Law, Assistant/15/Leicestershire/Census
1861/Sarah Jane Hammond/Niece/9/Leicestershire/Census
1861/Edward Rd Phillips/Potman/25/Worcester/Census

1869/John Conrad Habricht/../../../Post Office Directory

1871/Elizabeth Goach/Licensed Victualler, Widow/47/Calais, British subject/Census
1871/Jane Davis/Servant/22/London/Census
1871/Margaret Setts/Servant/19/London/Census
1871/Louisa Doughty/Servant/25/../Census
1871/William Harris/Assistant/20/London/Census
1871/Margaret Patterson/Adopted/10/London/Census

1880/Mrs Louisa Ward/../../../Post Office Directory **

1881/Louisa Ward/Licensed Victualler, Widow/57/Paddington, Middlesex/Census
1881/Louisa Jane Ward/Daughter/25/Holloway, Middlesex/Census
1881/George Albert Ward/Son/23/Paddington, Middlesex/Census
1881/John Henry Ward/Son/19/Paddington, Middlesex/Census
1881/Robert Theophilus Ward/Son/17/Paddington, Middlesex/Census
1881/Jeanette Emily Ward/Daughter/10/Holloway, Middlesex/Census
1881/Edith Agnes Ward/Daughter/10/Holloway, Middlesex/Census
1881/Elizabeth Butt/Domestic Servant/29/Malden, Essex/Census
1881/Tom Shore/Potman/20/Brixton, Surrey/Census

1882/Mrs Louisa Ward/../../../Post Office Directory

1884/William Wing/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/George James Bloomfield/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/Edwin H Gilbert/Licensed Victualler/23/Hammersmith, London/Census
1891/Mary Ann Gilbert/Wife/30/Pimlico, London/Census
1891/Dorothy Gilbert/Daughter/1/Manchester, Lancashire/Census
1891/Lillian Owen/Barmaid/18/Islington, London/Census
1891/Susan Finding/Domestic Servant/18/Bedford, Beds/Census
1891/Thomas Holder/Barman/20/Manchester, Lancashire/Census

1895/Edwin Henry Gilbert/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/Mrs Caroline Barratt/../../../Post Office Directory

1901/Caroline B Smith/Licensed Victualler, Widow/45/Wiliton, Somerset/Census
1901/Charles J Smith/Son/18/Weyhill, Hampshire/Census
1901/Florence G Smith/Daughter/17/Weyhill, Hampshire/Census
1901/Alice M Smith/Daughter/13/Newbury, Berkshire/Census
1901/Charles Hill/Father, Widow/77/Fairlei Mount, Hampshire/Census
1901/Florence E Yeates/Cousin, Barmaid/25/Bristol/Census
1901/Charles S Hill/Nephew/14/Thatcham, Berkshire/Census
1901/Kate Smith/Domestic Servant/19/Leatherhead, Surrey/Census

1910/Ernest Bacon/../../../Post Office Directory

1911/Harry Myers/Licensed Victuallers manager/27/Bow, London/Census
1911/Kate Myers/Wife/26/Bishopsgate, London/Census
1911/Mark Myers/Son/4/Hoxton, LondonCensus
1911/Barry Baron Myers/Son/2/Canonbury, London/Census
1911/Nancy Simmonds/Assistant/../East London/Census
1911/Bertha Tabler/Barmaid/20/Chingford, essex/Census
1911/Constance Nadig/Cook/42/Kentish Town, London/Census
1911/Eva King/Nursemaid/23/Marylebone, London/Census

1915/Philip Aris Beresford/../../../Post Office Directory

1938/William Henry Hislop/../../../Post Office Directory

1944/Hy Michl Emery/../../../Post Office Directory

** Provided By Stephen Harris

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.
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