Lord Napier, 111 Beulah Road, Thornton Heath, Croydon, Surrey

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Residents at this address

1871/John R. Cook/Beer and Wine Seller/27/Brentford, Middlesex/Census **
1871/Martha D. Clapp/Aunt (Widow)/67/Bristol/Census
1871/Robert A. Cook/Brother, Unemployed/20/Mitcham, Surrey/Census
1871/Sarah Bush/Visitor/65/Camberwell, Surrey/Census
1871/Jane Rodly/Servant/13/Croydon, Surrey/Census

Norwood News 06 April 1878
The Lord Napier license was transferred from Mrs Webb to Mr Charles Jeanes

1878/Charles Jeans/../../../Post Office Directory

1881/Charles Jeans/Publican/35/Kent/Census
1881/Maria Alice Jeans/Wife/29/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Alice M Jeans/Daughter/11/Kent/Census
1881/Charles W Jeans/Son/8/Kent/Census
1881/Beatrice M Jeans/Daughter/7/Kent/Census
1881/Lilian E Jeans/Niece/12/Kent/Census
1881/Mary Cash/Barmaid/20/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Mary Jane Lewis/General Servant/23/../Census

1891/William Gaywood/../../../Kellys Directory

1896/William Samuel Collard/../../../Kelly's Directory **

IN 1891 and also in 1896, William Coster is at the Signal Hotel, in South Norwood.

1900/W Coster/../../../Post Office Directory

1901/William Coster/Publican/59/Kennington, Surrey,/Census ***
1901/Eliza J Coster/Wife/53/Coseley, Staffordshire/Census
1901/Bertha Gregory/Barmaid/24/Hamptead, Middlesex/Census
1901/Daisy Clark/Servant/18/Richmond, Surrey/Census
1901/Edward Steadman/Barman/18/Dorking, Surrey/Census

My 3x Great Uncle was running the Lord Napier at 111 Beulah Road, Thornton Heath, Croydon in 1911, with his first wife Fanny. His probate entry for 1931 is written exactly like this:
Metcalf William Alfred of 40 Licensed Victuallers Benevolent Institution Asylum-road Old Kent-road Surrey died 13 August 1931 Probate London 14 September to Helen Metcalf widow. Effects £130. *

1911/William Alfred Metcalf/Licensed Victualler/52/Sunderland, Durham/Census *
1911/Fanny Carter Metcalf/Wife, Assistant/51/Strand, London/Census
1911/Charles Riches/Barman/39/Metfield, Suffolk/Census
1911/Ethel Ellen Emily Riches/Cook/26/Millwall, London/Census
1911/Annie May Auckland/Barmaid/28/Hackney, London/Census
1911/Lewis Arthur Moule/Barman/17/Kensington, London/Census

1913/William A Metcalf/../../../Kellys Directory

1918/William J G Welsh/../../../Kellys Directory

1937/Patrick Merriman/../../../Kellys Directory

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*** Provided by Ivor Smith

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