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Kings Arms, 7 Tufton Street, St John, Westminster

At 4 Bowling Street until 1860s. On Stanfordís map of 1862, Bowling Street was a continuation of Tufton Street northwards beyond Little Peter Street/Wood Street. By 1869, when the OS map was surveyed, the whole street was called Tufton Street; there are two pubs marked on the map in this northern half, and the Kings Arms was the more northerly one, opposite Little Smith Street **

Westminster St John index

A listing of historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Westminster, St John - London. The Westminster - St John,  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.

1811/I Calley, Kings Arms, Bowling street, Westminster/../../Holdens Directory

1825/Mr Shearman/../../../Licensed Victuallers Association ****

1839 / Chas Wright /../../../ Pigotís Directory *

1841 / C W Wright /../../../ Trade Directory *

1843/Charles Wm Wright/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1851/Charles Wm Wright/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1851/Charles W Wright/Licensed Victualler/58/Woburn Bedfordshire/Census *
1851/Elizabeth Wright/Wife/48/Southwark Surrey/Census
1851/Harriett Wright/Daughter/19/London Middlesex/Census
1851/Caroline Wright/Daughter/17/London Middlesex/Census
1851/Charles R Wright/Son/11/Westminster Middlesex/Census
1851/Harriet Lowther/Visitor/60/Reading Berkshire/Census
1851/Ann Hock/Stepmother/77/Thame Oxfordshire/Census
1851/George Lewis/Pot Boy/14/Worcestershire/Census

1856/C W Wright/../../../Post Office Directory - 4 Bowling Street ****

10th Aug 1858/ License transfer from Charles William Wright (decd) to Elizabeth Wright /../../../ The Era *

1861/Elizabeth Wright/Victualler/56/Southwark Surrey/Census *
1861/Charles Robert Wright/Son/21/Westminster/Census
1861/Harriet Wright/Daughter/29/Westminster/Census
1861/Caroline Wright/Daughter/27/Westminster/Census

12th Nov 1861 / License transfer from Elizabeth Wright to Charles Pegler /../../../ The Era *

12th Aug 1862 / License transfer from Charles Pegler to Robert Robinson /../../../ The Era *

7th Nov 1865 / License transfer from Robert Robinson to Stephen Tomkins Wilkins /../../../ The Era *

1869/Stephen Tomkins Wilkins/../../../Post Office Directory - 4 Bowling Street ****

2nd Nov 1869 / License transfer from Stephen Tomkins Wilkins (decd) to Caroline Wilkins /../../../ The Era *

1871/Caroline Wilkins/Licensed Victualler, Widow/45/Morden, Surrey/Census ***
1871/Margaret Crittenden/Niece, Barmaid/17/East Farleigh, Kent/Census
1871/Mary Mason/Adopted Daughter/20/East Finsbury, Middlesex/Census
1871/George Barker/Waiter/21/Woodbridge, Suffolk/Census

1881/Caroline Wilkins/Licensed Victualler, Widow/54/Morden, Surrey/Census ****
1881/Mary Mason/Adopted Daughter/30/Finsbury, Middlesex/Census
1881/Arthur H Merrett/Adopted Son/17/Finsbury, Middlesex/Census
1881/Alice Pepperell/Barmaid/22/Boro, Surrey/Census
1881/Chas Adams/Cellarman/18/Paddn, Middlesex/Census

1882/Mrs Caroline Wilkins/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Mrs C Wilkins/../../../Post Office Directory ****

* Provided By John Hills

*** Provided By Suzanne Chittleborough

**** Provided By Kevan

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