Many accurate 1921 census transcriptions have already been added to the pub history site, including London, and parts of Middlesex.

Fleece, 16 Marsham Street, St John, Westminster

The Fleece disappears by 1910 from the directories, and the 1914 street directory lists a printers and Catholic Boys Brigade at this address. Closed by the Compensation Authority in 1908.

Westminster St John index

Historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels.

Fleece, 16 Marsham Street, St John Westminster - circa 1910

Fleece, 16 Marsham Street, St John Westminster - circa 1910

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Residents at this address.

The 1796 Electoral Poll lists a George Bailey, victualler, at Marsham street - Fleece sign

1827/George Kidner, Fleece, 16 Marsham street, Westminster/../../Pigots Directory

1836/William Howell, Fleece, 16 Marsham street, Westminster/../../Pigots Directory

1839/Wm Howell/../../../Pigots Directory

1841/Wm Howell/../../../Post Office Directory

1843/William Howell/../../../Kellys Directory

1851/William Howell/../../../Post Office Directory

25th May 1852/ License transfer from William Howell (decd.) to Jane Howell /../../../ The Era *

13th Nov 1855 / License transfer from Matthew Moran to Thomas Pateshall /../../../ The Era *

1856/Math Moran/../../../Post Office Directory

1866/Thomas Pateshall/../../../Post Office Directory

1869/Thomas Pateshall/../../../Post Office Directory

25th Jan 1870 / License transfer from William Robertson to Robert Turnbull /../../../ The Era *

1877/Mrs Ellen Fisher/../../../Post Office Directory

1882/John Thomas Marshall/../../../Post Office Directory

1884/John T Marshall/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/Frederick Trodd/../../../Post Office Directory

1893/Frederick Trodd/../../../Post Office Directory

1895/James Bartlett/../../../Post Office Directory

My great grandfather ran the Fleece between around 1899 - 1915; and also believed to have run the Monster, Pimlico . ***

1899/James Ludford/../../../Post Office Directory

1901/James Ludford/Publican & Carman & Contractor/52/Westminster, Middlesex/Census
1901/Sylvia A Ludford/Wife/23/Addiston, Warwickshire/Census
1901/Ester R Ludford/Daughter/18/Westminster, Middlesex/Census
1901/Florence M Toon/Sister in Law, Cook/21/Addiston, Warwickshire/Census
1901/Lucy Spronkes/Barmaid/27/Bayswater, Middlesex/Census
1901/Henry Maskins/Barman/23/Rotherhithe, Surrey/Census

1903/James Ludford/../../../Post Office Directory

1907/William Toon/../../../Post Office Directory

London Evening Standard 12 June 1907 - List of premises to be considered by the Compensation Authority :
The Fleece, 16 Marsham street, Westminster, Full, William Toon

Morning Post 29 January 1908
More Lost Licences. £323,342 awarded in six hours as compensation.
Licenses ordered for extinction under the Licensing Act, 1904 were:
Fleece, 16 Marsham street, Westminster £7711

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*** Provided By Alan Morton

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