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Horse and Groom, 60 & 62 Blackheath Hill, Greenwich

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A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Greenwich, London. The Greenwich,  London 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.

1805/John Cooke, the Horse and Groom, Royal hill, Greenwich/../../Holdens Directory ****

1826/Joseph Driver/../../../Pigots Directory ****

1840/William Plummer/../../../Pigots Directory ****

1852/James Gent/../../../Archdeacons Directory ****

January 1856/Henry Edwards/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

January 1856/John Thomas Garven/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1858/Abraham Jayne/../../../Melvilles Directory ****

1862/W Hudson/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1867/W Hudson/../../../Post Office Directory ****

November 1868/Mr R Burlson, deceased/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

November 1868/Emily Burlson, executrix of Mr R Burlson, to herself/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1871/William Baker/Licensed Victualler/55/Ilminster, Somerset/Census ****
1871/Hester Baker/Wife/46/Ilminster, Somerset/Census
1871/Mark James Major/Potman/17/Lewisham, Kent/Census
1871/Charles Harvey/Boarder, Caninet Maker/23/Sheffield, Yorkshire/Census

1874/G F Parrish/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1881/Henry John Dalton/Licensed Victualler/26/Lewisham, Kent/Census ****
1881/Eliza Dalton/Wife/27/Bermondsey, Surrey/Census
1881/Harry Herbert Dalton/Son/3/Horslydown, Surrey/Census
1881/Edgar William Dalton/Son/2/Greenwich, Kent/Census
1881/Edith Eliza Dalton/Daughter/1/Greenwich, Kent/Census
1881/Eliza Keeble/General Servant/21//Census
1881/Caroline Bertha Hawkes/Nursemaid/18/Bromley, Kent/Census
1881/Edward Charles Cooke/Potman/16/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census

John David Baggarley (born 1830 died 1903); was at the Tankard, 178 Walworth Road in 1869; the Star, 101 Walworth Road in 1871; and owned the Queen Adelaide, 74 Beckenham Road, Penge from about 1875.
John is at the  Horse & Groom, 60 Blackheath Hill in 1900. His brother George is at the Hand in Hand, 37 Arch Street, Newington by 1869; and later at the King Henry VIII, 35 King Henry Street, Islington by 1881.
John is known to have owned the Queen Adelaide from circa 1875 which he sold to the Noakes Brewery in November 1882 for the sum of 2,200.00. However as part of the sale he leased the pub for 31 years for a rent of 84.00 per annum. Research however shows he did not stay in residence as the 1891 census shows one Arthur Clark as publican living with his family. It appears John had sub-let the Queen Adelaide to Arthur Clark as he is known to have been publican at the Horse & Groom. ***

1891/J Baggarley/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/John Baggarley/Publican/60/Southwark, Borough/Census ***
1891/Eliza Baggarley/Wife/42/Norfolk/Census
1891/Henry Baggarley/Son, Barman/18/Penge, Surrey/Census
1891/Edith Baggarley/Daughter/15/Penge, Surrey/Census
1891/George Baggarley/Son/13/Penge, Surrey/Census
1891/Ellen Baggarley/Daughter/11/Penge, Surrey/Census
1891/Rose Baggarley/Daughter/11/Penge, Surrey/Census
1891/Wm Baggarley/Son/8/Penge, Surrey/Census
1891/Daisy Baggarley/Daughter/7/Penge, Surrey/Census
1891/Ruth Males/General Servant/21/Penge, Surrey/Census

1896/J Baggarley/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/J Baggarley/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/John Baggarley/Publican/72/Southwark/Census ***
1901/Harry Baggarley/Son, Assistant/28/Walworth/Census
1901/Ernest Baggarley/Son/9/Blackheath Hill, Kent/Census
1901/George Baggarley/Son, Carpenter/22/Penge, Kent/Census

1904/J Baggarley/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1905/J Baggarley/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1908/J Baggarley/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1911/J Baggarley/../../../Post Office Directory ****

The 1911 census entry shows Elizabeth as aged 42, but married for 40 years, so the age is incorrect.

1911/Baggarley/Publican/82/Boro, London/Census ****
1911/Elizabeth Baggarley/Wife/42/Guist, Norfolk/Census
1911/George Baggarley/Son, Assists in Business/32/Penge, Kent/Census
1911/Elizabeth Tomlow/General Servant/31/Greenwich, Kent/Census
1911/Florence Booker/Domestic Servant/28/Surrey/Census

1919/A H Catherwood/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1944/Mrs Eliz Kathln Catherwood/../../../Post Office Directory ****

*** Provided By Keith Jacobs- see the Baggarley One Name Study

**** Provided By Kevan

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