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Red Lion & Wheatsheaf, 45 Deptford High Street, Deptford SE8

aka Red Lion between about 1899 & 1915, then the Distillery in 1921 and 1927

Deptford Index

A listing of London historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Deptford, Kent in the parishes of St Pauls or St Nicholas - now partially in London. The Deptford, Kent listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

Red Lion & Wheatsheaf, 45 Deptford High Street - in December 2006

Red Lion & Wheatsheaf, 45 Deptford High Street - in December 2006

Kindly provided by Matt Martin

The following entries are in this format:

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

John Caswell is my great, great, great, grandfather. I thought you might like to add a former address, being at Butt Lane, which later became Deptford High Street. *

John Caswell was married at St Paul’s Deptford in 1787. The registration of his children’s baptisms, at St Paul’s Deptford from 1788 to 1804, state that he was a victualler of Butt Lane, Deptford. *

In 1798, John Caswell was assessed for Land Tax as an occupier of a property owned by James Frank at Butt Lane West side. (Source: The National Archives; Kew, Richmond; Surrey, Land Tax Redemption Office: Quotas and Assessments, IR23; Piece: 37, Volume : 3. Accessed through UK, Land Tax Redemption, 1798.). *

In Holden's Triennial Directory, 1805, 1806, 1807, John Caswell is listed at the Red Lion and Wheatsheaf, Butt Lane, Deptford. *

1826/John Ladson/../../../London Directory

1840/Matthew Goodson/../../../Pigots Directory

1848/Thomas C Sutton/../../../../Post Office Directory

1851/Thomas Collis Sutton/../../../Kellys Directory

September 1850/Mr Salmon/Licensee/../../Era

1852/William Salmon/../../../Archdeacons Directory

May 1853/Benjamin Dawson/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

May 1853/James Hollis/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1856/William Henry Baldwin/../../../Post Office Directory

1869/William Green/../../../Post Office Directory

1881/William Lefle/Publican/33/Brighton/Census
1881/Ellen Lefle/Wife/34/Cornwall/Census
1881/E Sullivan/General Servant/20/Middlesex/Census

1882/William Lefle/../../../Post Office Directory

1884/Fred S Rich/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/Robert Butler Scace/../../../Post Office Directory

1910/William Andrews/../../../../Post Office Directory

1911/John Burgess/Licensed Victualler/37/Brixton, London/Census
1911/Elsie Burgess/Wife, Housekeeper/30/Peckham, London/Census
1911/Elsie Burgess/Daughter/9/Deptford, London/Census
1911/Violet Burgess/Daughter/3/Deptford, London/Census
1911/Olive Burgess/Daughter/1/Deptford, London/Census
1911/Ethel Sandland/General Servant/21/Nunhead, London/Census
1911/Frederick Broughton/Barman/22/Faversham, Kent/Census
1911/William Daverson/Barman/20/Woolwich, Kent/Census
1911/Frank Sandland/Barman/19/Nunhead, London/Census
1911/William Rodwell/Barman & Potman/19/Long Green, Diss, Suffolk/Census

1915/John Richard Thornton Burgess/../../../../Post Office Directory

1921/Maurice Defries/../../../../Post Office Directory

1927/Maurice Defries/../../../../Post Office Directory

1934/E J Rose & Co/../../../Kellys Directory

1938/E J Rose & Co/../../../Post Office Directory

* Provided By Doreen Matters

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