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.
Westminster St James index
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.
1832/John Patterson/tailor, beer shop keeper, greengrocer/../../Sun Fire
Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *
1835/John Bird/beer seller/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *
1848/Edwin Moore/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *
1851/James Mann/Beer Retailer/40/North Chapel, Sussex/Census *
1851/Mary Mann/Wife/30/Chiddingford, Surrey/Census
1856/William Lickfold/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *
* Provided By Ewan
**** Provided By Kevan