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Red Lion, 281 High Street, Acton W3

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At 299 High Street in 1899 and earlier; and at Acton Hill in 1874. This pub is now called the Red Lion & Pineapple ** The pub opened as a Wetherspoons pub on the 20th December 1993.

A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Middlesex. The  Middlesex listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

Red Lion, 183 High Street, Acton - in March 2010

Red Lion, 183 High Street, Acton - in March 2010

Kindly provided by Stephen Harris

The following entries are in this format:

Year/Publican or other Resident/Relationship to Head and or Occupation/Age/Where Born/Source.

1826/Thomas Ives/../../../Pigots Directory ****

1839/Thomas Ives/../../../Pigots Directory ****

1855/Mrs Hannah Tickner/../../../Post Office Directory **

1866/Mrs H Tickner/../../../Post Office Directory ****

May 1870/John Tickner/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

May 1870/Eli Andrews/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1874/George William Maynard/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1878/Daniel North/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1881/Jane North/Licensed Victualler, Widow/39/East Bergholt, Suffolk/Census ****
1881/Emily Bickel/Barmaid/20/Eltham, Kent/Census
1881/William Jarvis/Potman/40/Acton, Middlesex/Census

1889/Arthur John Jones/../../../Kelly’s Directory for Ealing, Acton, etc... 1889/90 **

1890/Arthur John Jones/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1893/James Hitchcock/../../../Kelly’s Directory for Ealing, Acton, etc... 1893/94 **

1894/James Hitchcock/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/James Hitchcock/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1914/James Ringwood/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1926/ Mrs Louisa Reynolds Hallett/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1938/Chas Hatchman/../../../Post Office Directory ****

** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

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