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Penrose Inn, 1 Penrose Street, Plymouth

At 25 Penrose Street in 1881 and earlier

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

The following entries are in this format:

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

1878/Thomas D Herring/../../../Kellys Directory

1881/Thos T Handcock/Licensed Victualler/24/St.Budeaux, Devon/Census
1881/Joicena Handcock/Wife/22/Purfleet, Essex/Census
1881/Edith J Handcock/Daughter/1/Plymouth, Devon/Census
1881/Elizabeth E Gulliver/General Servant/17/Plymouth, Devon/Census

1889/John Northcott/../../../Kellys Directory

1890/John Northcott/../../../Eyres Directory

1893/George Williams/../../../Kellys Directory

1910/Andrew N Brimblecombe/../../../Kellys Directory

1919/Alfred Geo Shorte/../../../Kellys Directory

1923/Alfred Geo Shorte/../../../Kellys Directory

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