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Plume of Feathers, 336 / 229 Oxford Street, St James, Westminster

Westminster St James index

In 1882, complete renumbering takes place - now at 229 Oxford Street - see 1882 street directory. The name is given as simply the Feathers in early directories, and is the Plume of Feathers by 1956. *+

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.

1834/Mr William Hugh Richard Lea/../../../LV Asylum ****

1839/Thomas Adams/../../../Pigot's Directory *+

1841/Henry Summersby/../../../Post Office Directory *+

1848/William Martin/../../../Post Office Directory *+

1851/Thomas Wood/../../../Post Office Directory *+

1856/Robert Hart/../../../Post Office Directory *

1857 Robert Hart is at Plume of Feathers, Oxford Street *

April 1857/Robert Hart/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

April 1857/John Hill/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

1869/Jas Bennett/../../../Post Office Directory *****

1871/Caroline Bennett/Licensed Victualler, Widow/39/Banbury, Oxfordshire/Census ***
1871/Henrietta Mitchell/Barmaid/23/Yarmouth, Norfolk/Census
1871/Lydia M Wilson/Barmaid/20/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1871/Charlotte Burchell/General Servant/27/Banbury, Oxfordshire/Census

1881/Emma H Fielder/Manageress, Licensed Victualler/29/Bow, Middlesex/Census ****
1881/Jessie Fisher/Barmaid/20/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1881/Frederick Elliott/Barman/25/White Friars, Middlesex/Census
1881/Hariet Thyles/General Servant/20/Scotland/Census
1881/Harry Carter/Potman/21/Wiltshire/Census

1882/James Drake/../../../Post Office Directory *****

1884/James Drake/../../../Post Office Directory *****

1895/James Drake/../../../Post Office Directory *+

1899/Frederick Whitlock & Son/../../../Post Office Directory *****

1910/Frederick Whitlock & Son/../../../Post Office Directory *****

1915/Frederick Wm Whitlock/../../../Post Office Directory *****

1938/Alfred St Swithin Chapman/../../../Post Office Directory *+

1944/Alfred St Swithin Chapman/../../../Post Office Directory *****


* Provided By Mary Corbin

*+ Provided By Ewan

*** Provided By Jim Hill

**** Provided By Kevan


And Last updated on: Wednesday, 21-Sep-2016 21:18:59 BST