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Coffee House, 49 Beak Street, St James, Westminster W1

Westminster St James index

The address is 13 Silver Street before 1883, due to street renaming, which becomes Beak Street, at 49 Beak Street. It is also called the Silver Street Coffee House in 1839, and is renamed as the Old Coffee House by 1899. *

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.

(Old) Coffee House, 49 Beak Street, W1 - in April 2008

(Old) Coffee House, 49 Beak Street, W1 - in April 2008

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/John Rotherham/../../../Pigot's Directory *

1856/Thos Swallow/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1862/Thos Swallow/../../../Post Office Directory **

1869/Thomas Swallow/../../../Post Office Directory *

1881/Edward Jarvis/Licensed Victualler/40/Nettlebed, Oxford/Census
1881/Jane Jarvis/Wife/26/Westminster/Census
1881/Clara Brodie/Barmaid/23/Islington/Census
1881/Samuel Ford/Barman/22/Greenwich/Census

1882/Edward Jarvis/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/William Bryant/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Mrs Georgina Griffin North/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/Joseph Leonard Taylor/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1900/Joseph Leonard Taylor/../../../Post Office Directory **

1901/Joseph Leonard Taylor/Publican/36/Poplar, London/Census ****
1901/Mary Ann Taylor/Wife/35/Marylebone, London/Census
1901/Albert Leonard Taylor/Son/11/St Martins, London/Census
1901/Alice Mary Taylor/Daughter/5/St James, London/Census
1901/Emily Car Parboy/Cook/23/Stratford, London/Census
1901/Fred Earnest Purnell/Barman/18/Bath, Somerset/Census
1901/Horace Wright/Barman/19/Hackney, London/Census

1910/Joseph Leonard Taylor/../../../Post Office Directory *

1915/Charles Batchelor/../../../Post Office Directory *

1921/Charles Batchelor/../../../Hughes Directory *

1938/Joseph Moore/../../../Post Office Directory *

1944/Hy Slatter/../../../Post Office Directory ****


* Provided By Ewan

** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan


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