The listing of beer retailers in 1914 in the many trade directories is a useful
guide to the London street directories. Many of these beer retailers / publicans
are just off licences. Others are the pre-requisite of the modern Pub as we know
Here are a few (about a thousand publicans).
They are all listed by address only, but you may find a 'pub sign name' has been
added in the census, which makes this more appealing.