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Railway Inn, 2 High Town Road, Luton, Bedfordshire

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There is also a Railway Tavern, in Upper Bute street, and another in Hitchin road at this time. This Railway Inn has a number of names through its life. It is definitely the Mitre at some stage in its life and certainly in 1869, 1871 until at least 1877. A copy conveyance of properties from the brewer Pryor, Reid & Company to J. W. Green Limited of Luton in 1919 mentions the Railway Arms in High Town Road as having been the George IV, afterwards the William IV, afterwards the Three Jolly Butchers, now the Railway Inn. It is not named in the 1881 census

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Railway Tavern, 2 High Town Road, Luton, Bedfordshire

Railway Tavern, 2 High Town Road, Luton, Bedfordshire

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The following entries are in this format:

Year/Publican or other Resident/Relationship to Head and or Occupation/Age/Where Born/Source.

Mitre, 2 High Town road :
June 1868/George Harny who keeps the Mitre pleaded guilty to having ten deficient pint pots/../../../Luton Times & Advertiser ****

1869/William Walter Wilmin/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1871/George Pollard/Publican/35/Kettering, Northampton/Census
1871/Elizabeth Pollard/Wife/28/Leicester, Leicestershire/Census
1871/Lizzie Pollard/Daughter/6 months/Luton, Bedfordshire/Census
1871/George Gooch/Servant, Ag labourer/21/Lilley, Hertfordshire/Census
1871/James Edwards/Boarder, Porter/18/Tring, Hertfordshire/Census

1877/Edward Peplow/Mitre Inn, Hightown Road/../../Post Office Directory ****

Railway Inn, 2 High Town road :
1881/Philip Lugar/Licensed Victualler/42/Great Yarmouth, Norfolk/Census ****
1881/Sarah Lugar/Wife/38/Rainham, Essex/Census

1890/George Thomas Proctor/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1898/John Muddiman/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1903/William Sewell/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1910/Walter Morris/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1911/Walter Morris/Inn Keeper/48/Woodford, Essex/Census ****
1911/Emily Morris/Wife, Assistant/44/Holborn, London/Census
1911/Walter Alfred Edward Morris/Son, Apprentice Marine Engineer/19/Lambeth, Surrey/Census
1911/Emily Frances Morris/Daughter, Millinery/18/Lambeth, Surrey/Census
1911/Gwendolen Mabel Morris/Daughter, Millinery/16/Holborn, London/Census
1911/Muriel Edith Morris/Daughter/12/Balham, Surrey/Census

1914/Walter Morris/../../../Post Office Directory ****

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