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Three Tuns, 34 St Andrew Street, Hertford, Hertfordshire

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This pub has been recently converted to restaurant use in 2003.  Originally called the Black Lyon, the pub is in two parts, the front dating from 1700 whilst the rear is older **

Three Tuns, 34 St Stephens Street, Hertford - in 1911 / 1912

Three Tuns, 34 St Stephens Street, Hertford - in 1911 / 1912

Kindly provided by David Lees

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

Three Tuns, 34 St Stephens Street, Hertford - in June 2008

Three Tuns, 34 St Stephens Street, Hertford - in June 2008

Kindly provided by Stephen Harris

The following entries are in this format:

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

1855/S Johnson/../../../Kelly’s Directory **

1881/George Hercock/Innkeeper/48/Wing, Rutland/Census ****
1881/Annie Hercock/Wife/48/Winchmore Hill, Middlesex/Census
1881/Rachel Hercock/Daughter/20/Slitton, Huntingdon/Census
1881/Charlotte Hercock/Daughter/11/Liverpool Bootle/Census
1881/George Berry/Boarder, Maltmaker, Widow/57/Market Harboro, Leicester/Census
1881/George Smith/Boarder, Painter/26/Hertford/Census
1881/Mark Tipler/Boarder, Gravel Digger/40/Stapleford, Hertford/Census

1882/George Hercock/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1886/George Hercock/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1890/George Hercock/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/George Hercock/Licensed Victualler/59/../Census ****
1891/Annie Hercock/Wife/59/Hinchmans Hill, Middlesex/Census
1891/Ethel Lee/Grand Daughter/5/Southgate, Middlesex/Census
1891/Frederick Lee/Grandson/3/Southgate, Middlesex/Census
1891/Rose Saddington/Visitor/32/London/Census
1891/Sam Row/Boarder, Tailor/49/Hertford/Census
1891/Charles Brown/Boarder, Pianorforte Tuner/52/Yarmouth, Norfolk/Census
1891/John Meace/Boarder, Carpenter/54/Barway, Herts/Census
1891/James Page/Boarder, Labourer/44/Walkern, Herts/Census
1891/Dan Robinson/Lodger, tailor, Widow/56/Huntingdon/Census

1894/George Hercock/../../../Kelly’s Directory **

1899/Thos. Ellis/../../../Kelly’s Hertfordshire Directory **

1902/Thos. Ellis/../../../Kelly’s Hertfordshire Directory **

1908/A W Bond/../../../Kelly’s Hertfordshire Directory **

My grandfather Colin Lees, from 23 February 1911 until 4 April 1912, was the Publican of the Three Tuns, Hertford. I found this information in the County Records in Hertford. I attach a photo taken of my Grandfather (on the left) with his staff, one of whom is my Grandmother. The photo dates from 1911 or 1912. *

Colin Lees and wife plus staff outside the Three Tuns - circa 1911

Colin Lees and wife plus staff outside the Three Tuns - circa 1911

Kindly provided by David Lees

My Grandfather, Colin Lees, passed on the licence as Publican to William Stanley Ellis who is listed on the website.
My father lived there with his sisters and went to school nearby. The family later moved to Hunsdon. *

1912/William Stanley Ellis/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1922/Leo Dyke/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1926/Leo Dyke/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1929/Rd J Dwyer/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1933/Rd J Dwyer/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1937/Rd J Dwyer/../../../Post Office Directory ****


* Provided By David Lees

** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

And Last updated on: Wednesday, 03-Jul-2019 18:50:07 BST