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Wheatsheaf, 365 / 161 Oxford Street, St James, Westminster

Westminster St James index

In 1882, complete renumbering takes place - now at 161 Oxford Street - see 1882 street directory. Bombed in 1940 at which time it was known as Dickens Wine Bar. *

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.

1827/James Hyde/../../../Licensed Victuallers Association ****

1839/Charles Brown/../../../Pigot's Directory *

1841/Charles Brown/../../../Post Office Directory *

1848/Francis Mason/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1851/Francis Mason/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1856/Arthur Rebbeck/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1862/Richard Elliott/../../../Licensed Victuallers Association ****

1867/Mr James Webster/../../../Licensed Victuallers Association ****

1869/John Jehu/../../../Post Office Directory ****

July 1869/John Jehu/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era ****

July 1869/Thomas Evans/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era ****

1881/James Burgoyne/Licensed Victualler/26/Branston St, Middlesex/Census ****
1881/Martha Liverman/Barmaid/24/Ealing, Middlesex/Census
1881/Charlotte Brown/General Servant/35/At sea/Census
1881/Henry Vintnar/Porter/36/Westminster, Middlesex/Census

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

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

1891/Mrs Harriet Urquhart/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1895/Joseph & Lovegrove/../../../Post Office Directory *

1899/Wm Sidney Roberts/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1910/Mrs Lydia Gertrude Baughen/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1915/Mrs Lydia Gertrude Baughen/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1921/Lydia G. Baughen/../../../Hughes Directory *

* Provided By Ewan

** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

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