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Railway Hotel, 8 Albert Terrace, Ballards Lane, Church End, Finchley N

Finchley pub history index

At 5 Ballards Lane by 1937. Demolished in 1962 and replaced with the Minstrel, which is now known as Central Restaurant with the address of 5 Ballards Lane (2014). *

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.

Railway Hotel, Albert Terrace, West Finchley - in 1907

Railway Hotel, Albert Terrace, West Finchley - in 1907

Kindly provided by Colleen

Railway Hotel, 5 Ballards Lane N3 - in July 2014

Railway Hotel, 5 Ballards Lane N3 - in July 2014

Kindly provided by Tris

The following entries are in this format:

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

1871/Charles A Mackness/Licensed Victualler/45/Connington, Huntingdon/Census ****
1871/Elizabeth Mackness/Wife/36/Brompton, Middlesex/Census
1871/Lizzy A Mackness/Daughter/10/St Lukes, Middlesex/Census
1871/Selina Mackness/Daughter/9/St Pancras, Middlesex/Census
1871/Charles B Mackness/Son/7/Kensington, Middlesex/Census
1871/Thomas J Mackness/Son/4/St Lukes, Middlesex/Census
1871/Kate Mackness/Daughter/2/Finchley, Middlesex/Census
1871/Clara A Mackness/Daughter/6 months/Finchley, Middlesex/Census
1871/Marian Eastmead/Barmaid/29/Brompton, Middlese/Census
1871/Kaye Collick/General Servant/25/Chichester, Sussex/Census
1871/Emma Yaxley/Nursemaid/18/Thornham, Norfolk/Census
1871/William Green/Potman/23/Clerkenwell, Middlesex/Census

1881/Charles A Mackness/Hotel Keeper/55/Connington, Hampshire/Census ****
1881/Elizabeth F Mackness/Wife/46/Kensington, Middlesex/Census
1881/Lizzie A Mackness/Daughter/21/St Lukes, Middlesex/Census
1881/Selina Mackness/Daughter/19/St Pancras, Middlesex/Census
1881/Thomas J Mackness/Son/14/Hoxton, Middlesex/Census
1881/Kate Mackness/Daughter/12/St Lukes, Middlesex/Census
1881/Clara A Mackness/Daughter/10/St Lukes, Middlesex/Census
1881/Frederick A Mackness/Son/9/St Lukes, Middlesex/Census
1881/George Hy Mackness/Son/7/St Lukes, Middlesex/Census
1881/Ernest W Mackness/Son/6/St Lukes, Middlesex/Census
1881/Catherine Branson/Visitor/60/Leighton Buzzard, Bedford/Census
1881/Kate E Branson/Visitor/25/Thrapstons, Northampton/Census
1881/Catherine Hall/Barmaid/28/Alconbury, Huntingdon/Census
1881/Rosa A Faulkner/Cook/22/Burton, Stafford/Census
1881/Mary A Harper/Housemaid/21/Denford, Northampton/Census
1881/Thomas Harris/Boarder, Income From Dividend & C Interest Of Money/57/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Jane Jackson/Boarder, Widow/62/Edmonton, Middlesex/Census
1881/Ellen M Jackson/Boarder/29/Loughton, Essex/Census
1881/Sarah E Arnold/Nurse/20/Denford, Northampton/Census
1881/James Bennett/Assstant In Bar/19/Finchley, Middlesex/Census

1891/Chas A Mackness/Licensed Victualler/65/Huntingdon/Census ****
1891/Elizabeth F Mackness/Wife/57/Brompton, Middlesex/Census
1891/Lizzie A Mackness/Daughter/31/St Lukes, London/Census
1891/Frederick A Mackness/Son, Coach Builder/19/Finchley, Middlesex/Census
1891/George H Mackness/Son, Florists Apprentice/17/Finchley, Middlesex/Census
1891/Ernest W Mackness/Son/16/Finchley, Middlesex/Census
1891/Louisa Rudkin/Barmaid/26/Dr Commons, London/Census
1891/Martha McKesson/Domestic Servant/24/Sawtry, Huntingdonshire/Census
1891/Annie O'Brien/Domestic Servant/15/../Census
1891/William G Townsend/Barman/19/Gibraltar, Oxfordshire/Census
1891/Walter F Chambers/Assistant/19/Marylebone, London/Census
1891/Chas B Mackness/Son/27/Notting Hill, London/Census

1901/Felix R Dennis/Licensed Victualler/30/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1901/Jennie R Dennis/Wife/30/Finchley, Middlesex/Census
1901/Felix H Dennis/Son/4/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1901/Francis E Dennis/Brother, Assistant in Business/28//Census
1901/Sidney R Hemming/Wifes Brother, Barman/22/St Martins in Fields, Middlesex/Census
1901/Robert W Hemming/Uncle/38/St Martins in Fields, Middlesex/Census
1901/William H Wilinson/Uncle, Commercial Traveller/37/Hoxton, Middlesex/Census
1901/Ernest Vauis Colins/Visitor, Builder/24/Hadleigh, Suffolk/Census
1901/Mary Mead/Cook/47/Hertfordshire/Census
1901/Edward Warden/Potman Barman, Widow/46/London/Census
1901/Edith Spencer/Barmaid/28/London/Census
1901/Clara A Bernard/Barmaid/30/Islington, Middlesex/Census
1901/Henry A Lamley/Billiard Marker/23/St Pancras, Middlesex/Census
1901/Ellen Timbe/Nursemaid/17/Hendon, Middlesex/Census

1914/Thomas A Williams/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1926/Thomas A Williams/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1937/Reginald Victor Williams/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1963/Frank Smith & Sons Ltd/../../../BT Telephone Directory ****


* Provided By Tris

**** Provided By Kevan


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