Pub history and 2000 years of London

Search over 2000 years of London, historical London streets and pub history - updated daily

Cambrian Stores / Leicester, 44 Glasshouse Street, St James, Westminster W1

Westminster St James index

It stands at the corner of Glasshouse Street and Warwick Street, and historically addressed as 50 Warwick Street, and also at 44 Glasshouse Street, certainly by 1910. The Pub was first licensed in 1725 as the Harp, later becoming the Harp & Crown before being re-named the Cambrian Stores. It was re-built in 1892 and by 1934 (probably earlier) the pub had again been renamed, this time the Leicester Arms - the name which remains in use today. **

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.

Leicester, 44 Glasshouse Street, Westminster W1

Leicester, 44 Glasshouse Street, Westminster W1

Cambrian Stores, 44 Glasshouse Street, W1- in October 2007

Cambrian Stores, 44 Glasshouse Street, W1- in October 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.

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

1805/Rob Bateman, the Crown and Harp, Warwick street, Golden square/../../Holdens Directory ****

1839/Ann Farrell/Crown/../../Pigot's Directory *

1841/George Rich/Harp and Crown/../../Post Office Directory *

1848/Thomas Hounslow/Harp and Crown/../../Post Office Directory *

1851/William Henry Roberts/../../../Post Office Directory *

1856/Wm H Roberts/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1869/Henry Young/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1881/Priscilla Barnes/Licensed Victualler/28/Lincoln/Census ****
1881/Maria Barnes/Sister, Manageress/26/Lincoln/Census
1881/Sarah A Wakefield/Aunt, House Keeper/33/Lincoln/Census
1881/Ada Wakefield/Niece/16/St Clement Danes, Middlesex/Census
1881/Henry Wm Sheerman/Barman/22/Holloway/Census
1881/Louisa Smee/Barmaid/24/Kensington/Census
1881/Ellen McDonald/Barmaid/22/Portsmouth Southsea/Census
1881/James C Allen/Potman/30/City London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Charles Goodman/Waiter/18/Paddington, Middlesex/Census
1881/Elizabeth Masters/Scullery Maid/21/Westminster, Middlesex/Census
1881/Eliza Everett/Kitchen Maid/25/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1881/Margaret Leonard/House Maid/20/Wolverhampton, Stafford/Census
1881/Martha Ford/Cook/23/Margate, Kent/Census

1882/Robt Hy Barnes/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/Robert H Barnes/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Robt Hy Barnes/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1895/Porter & Co./../../../Post Office Directory *

1899/Charles John Coombs/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1910/Wm Turner Rule/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1915/Owen Ward/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1921/Patrick & McGregor Ltd/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1921/Cambrian Catering Co Ltd/../../../Hughes Directory ****

1934 - 1954/Levy & Franks/../../../Leasehold

1934/Levy & Franks Ltd/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1944/Levy & Franks Ltd/../../../Post Office Directory ****

* Provided By Ewan

** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

Search for a pub, an address or person

And Last updated on: Monday, 18-Jun-2018 22:29:28 BST