UK Pub history research and London historical street directory

Search the historical London street directory and pub history site by surname, street or pub name; you will find many obscure early street addresses in London through the Victorian pub history of London and early parish and licensing records on this site. Most records are before 1944 plus some modern detail, and lots of pictures.

Blue Posts, 6 Tottenham Court Road W1

St Pancras index

A listing of historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in  St Pancras parish, City of London. The St Pancras parish includes a large number of areas that include Camden Town, large parts of Grays Inn Road, Tottenham Court Road, Kentish Town, Euston Road, Regents Park  etc ,  London Pubs,  information from census, Trade Directories and History to add Victuallers, Publicans, Pub staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

The following entries are in this format:

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

1817/John Jameson/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *+

1839/William Jeffery/../../../Pigot's Directory *+

1841/William Jefferys/../../../Post Office Directory *+

1848/Michael Reilly/../../../Post Office Directory *+

1851/Michael Reilly/../../../Kellys Directory ****

In the1851 census, Henry Cusack is shown as Inn Keeper of the CROWN INN, Kensington Town. *

1856/Henry Cusacks/../../../Post Office Directory ****

A newspaper report from The Sunday Times, Sunday, May 26, 1861;  has the following report on his death :-
CUSACK, Mr. Henry, 20th, at the BLUE POSTS, Tottenham Court Road, aged 48. *

1861/Henry Cusack/Victualler/48/Ireland/Census *
1861/Sophia Cusack/Wife/49/Banstead, Surrey/Census
1861/Elizabeth Milley/Servant/38/Osborn, Kent/Census
1861/William Stock/Servant/26/North End, Essex/Census
1861/Rose Gartley/Servant/17/Marylebone/Census
1861/Ellen Taylor/Servant/23/Arbroath/Census

1869/Chas Edwin Goddard/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1881/Benjamin J P Avon/Bar Manager/28/Gravesend, Kent/Census ****
1881/Edwin Hewitt/Barman/25/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Sarah McGraw/Barmaid/31/Maidenhead, Berkshire/Census
1881/Margaret Layton/Domestic Servant/35/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Thomas James/Barman/16/London, Middlesex/Census

1882/Abraham N Briggs/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/Abraham N Briggs/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Robt Thos Meacock/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1895/Eli Perry/../../../Post Office Directory *+

1899/Eli Perry/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/Charles P. Kennet/Public House Manager/27/Chichester/Census *+
1901/Mary B. Richards/Boarder (Widow), Public House Manageress/37/Walton, Somerset/Census
1901/Annie Walsh/Boarder, Barmaid/23/Scotland/Census
1901/Annie R. Simmons/Boarder, Barmaid/19/Dunmow, Essex/Census
1901/Lucy Potter/Boarder (Widow), Cook Domestic/46/Newport, Monmouthshire/Census
1901/Henry Burton/Boarder, Barman/22/Clapham/Census
1901/John Garnside/Boarder, Barman/19/Worksop, Nottinghamshire/Census

1910/Wm Robert Perry & Wm Thomas Fletcher Brown/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1914/Wm Robert Perry & Wm Thomas Fletcher Brown/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1915/Clifton Barritt/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1921/Clifton Barlett/../../../Hughes Directory *+

1938/Mrs Hannah H. Barritt/../../../Post Office Directory *+


* Provided By Mrs Norma Coomber

*+ Provided By Ewan

** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan


And Last updated on: Saturday, 01-Apr-2017 12:37:24 BST