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Brondesbury Arms, 111 Canterbury Road, Kilburn, Middlesex NW6

Kilburn pub history index

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.

Brondesbury Arms, 111 Canterbury     Brondesbury Arms, 111 Canterbury

The Brondesbury Arms, 111 Canterbury Road in 1901 ---- and in 2005, now converted into flats

Both Kindly provided by Peter Iles

Some of the people who lived here :

1861/Henry Lodge/Publican/31/Middlesex/Census
1861/Jane Lodge/Wife/21/Hawley, Surrey/Census
1861/Ellen Humphrey/Visitor/26/Hawley, Surrey/Census
1861/Eliza Winsby/Servant/17/Paddington/Census

1866/T W Pratt/../../../Post Office Directory

1869/Thomas Wills Prall/../../../Post Office Directory

1871/John Holding/Licensed Victualler/37/Southampton, Hampshire/Census
1871/Francis A Holding/Wife/35/Wandsworth, Surrey/Census
1871/Elizabeth A Holding/Daughter/7/Downton, Wiltshire/Census
1871/Flora E Holding/Daughter/6 months/Kilburn, Middlesex/Census
1871/Elizabeth Holding/Sister in Law/45/Wandsworth, Surrey/Census

7th May 1872/Transfer of license from Thomas William Wragg to John Holford

1874/William Clark/../../../Post Office Directory

1878/E Bowman/../../../Post Office Directory

1890/Frederick Groom/../../../Post Office Directory

1894/William Thomas Maine Fry/../../../Post Office Directory

1896/Henry Alvey Brook/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/Mrs Elizabeth Ring/../../../Post Office Directory

My great grandfather, John Vian was the landlord here, from about 1900 until 1928. Prior to this he was the landlord of the St James tavern, Bermondsey **

Brondesbury Arms, Canterbury Road, Kilburn - Yours Truly John Vian

Brondesbury Arms, Canterbury Road, Kilburn - Yours Truly John Vian

My great grandfather, John Vian was the landlord here. ***

Kindly provided by Nick Brown

1901/John Vian/Licensed Victualler/50/St Stephens, Cornwall/Census **
1901/Ann J Vian/Wife/50/Bradley, Wiltshire/Census
1901/Florence Vian/Daughter/27/St Austell, Cornwall/Census
1901/William J Vian/Son/18/Holborn, London/Census
1901/Daisy Vian/Daughter/16/Holborn, London/Census
1901/Lily Vian/Daughter/13/Shoreditch, London/Census
1901/Beatrice Vian/Daughter/11/Shoreditch, London/Census
1901/Henry J Vian/Son/7/Islington, London/Census
1901/Ellen Silverthorne/Barmaid/34/St Johns Wood, London/Census
1901/May Brann/Barmaid/21/Hampstead, London/Census
1901/Catherina Bentzing/Cook/27/Germany/Census

1902/John Vian/../../../Post Office Directory

1908/John Vian/../../../Post Office Directory

1911/John Vian/../../../Post Office Directory

1911/John Vian/Licensed Victualler/60/St Stephens, Cornwall/Census
1911/Ann Jane Vian/Wife/60/Bradley, Wiltshire/Census
1911/Beatrice Vian/Daughter/21/Shoreditch, London/Census
1911/Albert Edward Vian/Son, Chauffeur/20/Walthamstow, Essex/Census
1911/Henry James Vian/Son, Boy Clerk/17/Bermondsey, London/Census
1911/Ellen Silverthorne/Barmaid/45/Deptford, London/Census
1911/Annie Winters/Barmaid/49/Westminster, London/Census
1911/Thirza Eliza Webster/General Servant/43/Mattishall, Norfolk/Census

1914/J Vian/../../../Post Office Directory

1919/John Vian/../../../Post Office Directory

1926/J Vian/../../../Post Office Directory

1929/John Vian of the Brondesbury Arms Public House Canterbury road Kilburn Middlesex died 27 November 1928 Probate London 29 January to William John Vian licensed victualler. Effects £6586 5s 6d. Resworn £5578 3s 9d.

William Vian (who was my grandfather), went on to the Grove Tavern in Hammersmith by 1938, which was taken over by my father Ronald Arthur Brown upon his death who then retired from there in the early 70's. ***

1934/William Jn Vian/../../../Kellys Directory

1936/William Jn Vian/../../../Post Office Directory

1938/David Ewart Leggett/../../../Post Office Directory

1944/Couchmans Ltd/../../../Post Office Directory

** Provied by Peter Iles

*** Provided By Nick Brown

And Last updated on: Wednesday, 28-Oct-2020 17:54:53 GMT