UK Pub history research and London historical street directory

Search the historical London street directory and pub history site by surname, street or pub name; you will find many obscure early street addresses in London through the Victorian pub history of London and early parish and licensing records on this site. Most records are before 1944 plus some modern detail, and lots of pictures.

The New Truman Brewery in 1970 - Wilkes Street and Grey Eagle Street site

The New London Brewery - page 2

next are preparations at the Hanbury Street site

Wilkes Street and Grey Eagle Street site

Test drilling in October 1969 in preparation for the new London Brewery

Test drilling in October 1969 in preparation for the new London Brewery

A giant drill bit at work in preparation for the new London Brewery 

A giant drill bit at work in preparation for the new London Brewery

Les Chapman is going down to check the diameter of the base of the hole which is used for concrete supports

Les Chapman is going down to check the diameter of the base of the hole which is used for concrete supports

The brewery site as it was in January 1970

The brewery site as it was in January 1970

The steel structures begin to rise in May 1970

The steel structures begin to rise in May 1970

The site as it looked in June 1970 from Wilkes Street

The site as it looked in June 1970 from Wilkes Street

The site from the  other end of Wiles Street in Jun 1970

The site from the  other end of Wiles Street in Jun 1970

The Trumans new brewery in 1970

All kindly provided by Alex Wilkinson


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