Accurate transcriptions of the 1921 census are being added to the pub history site, starting with London.

Junction, 224 Great Francis Street & 2 Bloomsbury Street, Birmingham

Birmingham pub history index

Directory of Pubs in the UK, historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Birmingham, Warwickshire. The Birmingham, Warwickshire listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

Residents at this address

1881/John Wilford/Managing Publican/41/Melton Mowbray, Leicester/Census
1881/Louisa Wilford/Wife, Manageress/32/Compton, Stafford/Census
1881/Louisa Wilford/Daughter/6/Balsall Heath, Stafford/Census
1881/Elizabeth Hopkins/Domestic Servant/18/Swansea, Wales/Census

1883/Fox & Co/Junction Inn, 224 Great Francis Street/../../Kellys Directory

1892/Mrs Selina Pollard/Junction Inn, 224 Great Francis Street & 2 Bloomsbury Street/../../Kellys Directory

1900/John Simpson/Junction Inn, 224 Great Francis Street & 2 Bloomsbury Street/../../Kellys Directory

1908/John Simpson/Junction Inn, 224 Great Francis Street & 2 Bloomsbury Street/../../Kellys Directory

1915/Henry Hobson/../../../Kellys Directory

My grandfather, William John Askew DCM, was landlord in 1922.
Discharge papers from the Coldstream Guards as Corporal in July 1916 list his address as the Junction Hotel, Bloomburg, Birmingham.
He moved to the Junction from The Bridge Inn, Mill Street, Kidderminster where he was in 1917.
In 1925 he moved to be the licencee of Atkinsons Plume of Feathers, Stratford Road, Shirley, Warwickshire.

1940/George Gilbert Wilcox/../../../Kellys Directory


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