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Eagle, 150 Millbrook Road,  Southampton, Hampshire

At 132 Millbrook Road in 1898 and 1907

Southampton pub history index

This 1860’s Forder’s Hampton Court , a William Watts was landlord at this time, in 1925 Brickwood’s Brewery took over the pub which in 1971 became a Whitbread’s Brewery pub, it closed on 25th January 1981. * The building remains today, alongside the new business centre, but now a provate residence. **

March 1920 saw landlady Bessie Vere fined £50 for selling over priced whiskey from an unmarked bottle. *

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

Eagle, 150 Millbrook Road, Southampton

Eagle, 150 Millbrook Road, Southampton

Freemantle Business Centre on the site of the Eagle

Freemantle Business Centre next to the site of the Eagle - see below

Both kindly provided by Bob Bates

Eagle, 150 Millbrook Road, Southampton  - today a private residence

Kindly provided by David Cunningham


The following entries are in this format:

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

1871/Robert Davies/../../../Coxs Directory ****

1884/G H Hunt/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1898/Richard Stone Major/Eagle, 132 Millbrook road, Freemantle/../../Kellys Directory ****

1907/Arthur Alexander/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1927/Rt John Fuller/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1935/Fras S Tringham/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1940/Jas Downing/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1946/Jas Downing/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1954/A Kingsbury/../../../Kellys Directory ****

My mother, Betty Cunningham, was the only barmaid in this pub and worked there for some 8 years before it's closure in 1981. The Landlords names were Eric and Eadie (I do not remember the surname), the pub closed when they retired from the pub business. **

* Provided By Bob Bates

** Provided By David Cunningham

**** Provided By Kevan

And Last updated on: Sunday, 29-Mar-2020 00:58:19 GMT