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.

Cumberland Stores, 15 Beak Street, St James, Westminster

Westminster St James index

The name is given as the Grapes in 1851 and earlier. The earlier address of 27 Silver Street changes to 15 Beak Street by 1895, following street renaming. *

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.

The following entries are in this format:

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

1839/John Smith/../../../Pigot's Directory *

1841/John Smith/../../../Post Office Directory *

1848/William Baldwin/../../../Post Office Directory *

1851/Charles Brimfield/../../../Post Office Directory *

1856/Jas Coleman/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1869/Chas Holland/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1881/William Ford/Licensed Victualler/53/St Andrews Holborn/Census
1881/Jane E Ford/Wife/51/Southend, Essex/Census
1881/Harriett J Ford/Daughter/20/St Clements Strand/Census
1881/Louie Ford/Daughter/13/Bloomsbury, Middlesex/Census
1881/Maude Ford/Daughter/8/Bloomsbury, Middlesex/Census
1881/Eleanor Ford/Daughter/22/St Lukes, Middlesex/Census
1881/Ann Smith/Servant/17/St James Westminster/Census
1881/James Roberts/Potman/25/Kensington, Middlesex/Census

1882/Wm Ford/../../../Post Office Directory ****

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

1895/George Frederick Keys/../../../Post Office Directory *

1899/Robert Leishman Todd/../../../Post Office Directory *

1910/Mrs Josephine Axemann/../../../Post Office Directory *

1915/Mrs Josephine Axemann/../../../Post Office Directory *

1921/Mrs Annie C. Lyons/../../../Hughes Directory *

1938/Mrs Annie Caroline Lyons/../../../Post Office Directory *

1944/Mrs Annie Caroline Lyons/../../../Post Office Directory *


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**** Provided By Kevan


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