Pub history and London

Greyhound, 10 Worcester Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire

Oxford pub history index

Demolished in 1987 ***

Directory of Pubs in the UK, historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Oxfordshire. The Oxfordshire 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.

I found this material while researching my Callis ancestors in Oxford. ***

1823/John Callis/../../../Pigots Directory ***

1830/John Callis/../../../Pigots Directory ***

1842/John Callis/../../../Pigots Directory ***

1846/John Callis/../../../Hunt & Co Directory ***

1852/John Callis/../../../Gardner's Directory ***

1847/J J Callis/../../../Post Office Directory ***

1854/John Joseph Callis/../../../Post Office Directory ***

John Joseph Callis' sudden death on Oct. 17, 1855 is recorded in Jackson's Oxford Journal of 1855, and states: "...John Joseph Callis, coachmaker, upwards of 30 years landlord of the Greyhound Inn, Worcester-Street..." ***

1863/Benjamin Price/../../../Dutton, Allen & Co Directory ****

1864/B Price/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1869/B Price/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1876/Benjamin Price/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1881/Thomas Smith/Licensed Victualler/45/Oxford, Oxford/Census ****
1881/Catherine Smith/Wife/49/Ireland/Census
1881/Ellen Smith/Daughter, Barmaid/30/London, Middlesex/Census

1895/Harry Willis/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1901/Henry Willis/Musician & Publican/49/Andover, Hampshire/Census ****
1901/George F Willis/Son, Engineers Apprentice/15/Oxford/Census
1901/Ethel A Willis/Daughter/16/Oxford/Census
1901/Sydney F Willis/Daughter/12/Oxford/Census
1901/Horace H Willis/Son/10/Oxford/Census
1901/Dorothy M Willis/Daughter/8/Oxford/Census
1901/Elizabeth M Willis/Wife/41/Appleton, Berks/Census
1901/Emma Buckland/Boarder/35/Oxford/Census

1907/Harry Willis/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1911/Mrs Mary Elizabeth Willis/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1939/Herbert Arthur Harper/../../../Kellys Directory ****



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