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Blue Posts,14 Rupert Street, St James, Westminster

Westminster St James index

The address is at 28 Rupert Street by 1944, following street renumbering. *

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

Blue Posts, 28 Rupert Street, WC2 - in April 2007

Blue Posts, 28 Rupert Street, 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.

1839/Sarah Thomas/../../../Pigot's Directory *

1841/Wm Walker/../../../Post Office Directory ****

January 1847/Samuel Smith/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

January 1847/Robert Winter/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

1848/Robert Bolland/../../../Post Office Directory *

1851/Charles Edward Fox, jun/../../../Post Office Directory *

March 1854/John Manne??/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

March 1854/Charles Thomas Carter/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1856/Chas T Carter/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1869/J Bannell/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1879/Mrs Louisa Bannell/../../../Post Office Directory **

1881/Frederick Lefley/Publican/33/Sudbury, Suffolk/Census
1881/Fanny Lefley/Wife/34/Haley, Oxford/Census
1881/Frederick G Lefley/Son/3 months/Westminster, Middlesex/Census
1881/George Gardner/Nephew/16/Haley, Oxford/Census
1881/George Johnson/Visitor, Printer/21/Sudbury, Suffolk/Census
1881/Kate Turk/Nursemaid/14/Kington, Wiltshire/Census

1882/Frederick Lefley/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/Frederick Lefley/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1895/Mrs Sarah Elizabeth Stevenson/restaurant/../../Post Office Directory *

1899/Thomas Janes/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1910/Gordon Chasemore/../../../Post Office Directory *

1915/Gordon Chasemore/../../../Post Office Directory *

1921/E. G. Chasemore/../../../Hughes Directory *

1938/Alfred Jones/../../../Post Office Directory *

1944/Wm Jn Lewis/../../../Post Office Directory ****


* Provided By Ewan

** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan


And Last updated on: Saturday, 01-Apr-2017 12:44:16 BST