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Golden Lion, 65 Union Street, Torquay

Torquay pub history index

At 96 Lower Union Street in 1893 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.

1856/Richard Whittick/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1878/William Dear/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1889/William Spurway/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1893/William Spurway/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1901/William Spurway/Inn Keeper/47/Torquay, Devon/Census ****
1901/Amelia Spurway/Wife/46/Ugborough, Devon/Census
1901/Bessie Spurway/Daughter/10/Torquay, Devon/Census
1901/Gladys Spurway/Daughter/7/Torquay, Devon/Census
1901/Evelyn Coggins/Waitress in Bar/25/Bristol/Census

1911/William Spurway/../../../McKenzie Directory ****

1914/William Spurway/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1919/William Spurway/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1923/William Spurway/../../../Kellys Directory ****

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