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Nightingale Tavern, 40 Nightingale Lane, Hornsey N8

Hornsey index

Closed and possibly squatted prior to severe fire damage in October 2013. * The early address is at Nightingale Place in 1861; and Hornsey road, Islington up until at least 1874

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.

Nightingale Tavern, 40 Nightingale Lane N8 - in July 2014

Nightingale Tavern, 40 Nightingale Lane N8 - 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.

September 1853/John Ebdon/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era ****

September 1853/Joseph Ebdon/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era ****

February 1854/Robert Moore/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era ****

February 1854/George Chenery/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era ****

1856/George Chenery/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1861/Joseph Lambert/Victualler/39/Hertfordshire/Census ****
1861/Betsy Lambert/Wife/41/Cambridge/Census
1861/Frances Lambert/Daughter/12/Middlesex/Census
1861/Josephine Lambert/Daughter/10/Middlesex/Census
1861/William Lambert/Son/1/Middlesex/Census
1861/Lucretia Thorp/Niece, Servant/18/Cambridge/Census
1861/Mary A Corner/Visitor, Dressmaker/46/Middlesex/Census

1866/R F Swift/../../../Post Office Directory ****

March 1866/John Battle/License renewal/../Clerkenwell News

April 1866/Battle/../../Islington Gazette ****

April 1866/John Rowland/Incoming Licensee/../../Islington Gazette ****

1869/A T Hackett/../../../Post Office Directory ****

August 1869/A Hackett/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

August 1869/Abraham Denton/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

May 1872/Robert Fowler Swift/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era ****

May 1872/Samuel Barratt/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era ****

1874/Henry Woodcock/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1878/George Polyblank/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1881/Edward Gaymer/Licensed Victualler/29/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census ****
1881/Elizabeth Gaymer/Wife/42/Brentwood, Essex/Census
1881/William W Jones/Son, Assistant/14/Camberwell, Surrey/Census
1881/Edward J Gaymer/Son/5/London City, Middlesex/Census
1881/Lydia Gaymer/Daughter/3/Clerkenwell, Middlesex/Census

1890/Robert Gamage/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1894/Charles Secret Warman/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/C S Warman/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1914/J H Boote/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1926/J H Boote/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1937/Percy Reginald Shorten/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1988/P D Quinn/../../../Trumans Watney List ***

1990/P D Quinn/../../../Trumans Watney List ***


* Provided By Tris

** Provided By Stephen Harris

*** Provided By Alex Wilkinson

**** Provided By Kevan


And Last updated on: Sunday, 23-Jul-2017 13:52:12 BST