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Castle, 115 High street, Battersea SW11

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Now demolished. The pub goes back to 17th century I understand. According to English Heritage, there has been a pub on The Castle's site since the 17th Century. Before its demise, the pub had an impressive clientele including Andrew Lloyd-Webber, Irish band The Script and entrepreneur PY Gerbeau, who was responsible for the running the Millennium Dome. *

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Ye Olde Castle, High Street, Battersea - circa 1920s

Ye Olde Castle, High Street, Battersea - circa 1920s

Kindly provided by Vincent O'Loughlin

Castle, 115 High Street, Battersea with the spire of the Sacred Heart Church to the left

Castle, 115 High Street, Battersea with the spire of the Sacred Heart Church to the left

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Castle, 115 High Street, Battersea with the spire of the Sacred Heart Church to the left

Castle, 115 High Street, Battersea with the spire of the Sacred Heart Church to the left

Kindly provided by John Carnaby

Castle, 115 High Street, Battersea North West

Castle, 115 High Street, Battersea North West

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Residents at this address.

1822/George Bowler, The Castle, Battersea/../../Victuallers Recognizances

1839/Edmund Cock, Castle, Battersea/../../../Pigots Directory

My ancestor Stephen Skinner was recorded in the 1841 Census as publican of the Castle Inn, High Street, Battersea. His previous occupation was dairyman and then milkman. Stephen Skinner married Elizabeth FOSTER at St Mary Le Bone, Marylebone, Middlesex, London 14th February, 1812.
Stephen was born about 1791 and died 1846 in West London / Wandsworth aged about 55 years. Elizabeth was born in Taunton, Somerset, about 1784 and was buried 3rd December 1853, Battersea, London aged 68 years. They married in 1812; with seven children born between 1813 and 1828. *

1841/Stephen Skinner/Castle Inn/../../../Electoral Register *

1841/Stephen Skinner/Publican/60/../Census *
1841/Elizabeth Skinner/../50/../Census
1841/Harriett Skinner/../20/../Census
1841/Stephen Skinner/../15/Surrey/Census
1841/Frederick Skinner/../15/Surrey/Census
1841/Harriet Skinner/../45/Surrey/Census
1841/Jno Wackett/Male Servant/45/../Census
1841/Jno Dance/Labourer/40/Surrey/Census
1841/George Devon/Male Servant/20/../Census

1844/Stephen Skinner, Castle, High Street, Battersea/../../Post Office Directory

1844/Mrs Sarah Burgess, Castle, High Street, Battersea/../../Post Office Directory

1847/John Atkin, Castle, High Street, Battersea/../../Post Office Directory

1848/John Atkin, Castle, High Street, Battersea/../../Post Office Directory

1851/Robert Thomas Yems/../../../../Kellys Directory

1851/Robert Yems/Victualler/49/Hackney, Middlesex/Census
1851/Mary Yems/Wife/21/Battersea, Surrey/Census
1851/Adelade East/Visitor/21/Chelsea, Middlesex/Census
1851/John Wright/Servant, Widow/43/Benwell, Gloucestershire/Census

1852/Robert Thomas Yems, Castle, High Street, Battersea/../../../Post Office Directory

1853/Robert Thomas Yems, Castle, High Street, Battersea/../../../Post Office Directory

1858/Robert Thomas Yems/../../../../Kellys Directory

1860/Robert Thomas Yems/../../../../Kellys Directory

1861/Robert Yems/Castle Public House/57/Hackney, Middlesex/Census
1861/Mary Yems/Wife/31/Battersea, Surrey/Census
1861/Mary Yems/Daughter/9/Battersea, Surrey/Census
1861/Alice Yems/Daughter/7/Battersea, Surrey/Census
1861/Robert Yems/Son/5/Battersea, Surrey/Census
1861/James Fleming/Servant/23/Blackfriars, Middlesex/Census

1865/Robert Thomas Yems, Castle, High street, Battersea/../../../London Post Office Directory

1867/R T Yems, Castle, High street, Battersea/../../../London Post Office Directory

1871/Joseph Donaldson/Licensed Victualler, Widow/56/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1871/Louisa Donaldson/Daughter, Barmaid/22/Riverhead, Kent/Census
1871/George Roxberry/Pot Boy/15/Chelsea, Middlesex/Census

1874/J W Donaldson/../../../Licensed Victualler & Hoteliers Directory

1878/Charles Dance, Castle, 115 High street/../../Surrey Directory

1881/Charles Dance/Licensed Victualler/39/Battersea, Surrey/Census
1881/Louisa Dance/Wife/29/Riverhead, Kent/Census
1881/Charles F Dance/Son/8/Battersea, Surrey/Census
1881/Henry J Dance/Son/7/Overnorton, Oxford/Census

1896/Herbert Nichols/../../../../Post Office Directory

1901/Herbert J Harrington/Licensed Victualler/25/Fulham, London/Census
1901/Leah Harrington/Wife/24/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1901/Hernert W Harrington/Son/9 months/Battersea, London/Census
1901/George Smith/Barman/30/Yarmouth, Norfolk/Census

1901/Herbert Thomas Harrington/../../../../Post Office Directory

1904/Charles Frederick Hewlitt/../../../../Post Office Directory

1905/Charles Frederick Hewlitt/../../../../Post Office Directory

1906/Frederick Hewlitt/../../../../Post Office Directory

1911/William Charles Hutchings/../../../../Post Office Directory

1919/Jas Wm Smith/../../../../Post Office Directory

1921/James William Smith/../../../../Post Office Directory

1938/Thomas Jn Smith & Charles William Stopp/../../../../Post Office Directory

1944/T J Smith/../../../../Post Office Directory


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