Use the search box below to research your ancestors by surname, street name, pub name etc. etc.
Do you have detail to add, please contact me : Kevan

Balloon Tavern, 114 Lots Road, Chelsea SW10

Chelsea Pub history index

The 1874 Licensed Victualler directory lists the address as Lots road, Cremorne lane. At 1 Lots Road before 1899. Now known as Lots Road. * In the photos of the Balloon Tavern Lots road. The first is from the 1966 film The Deadly Affair. In the 1980s-1990s the pub was part of the Bruces Brewery chain of pubs and  was called The Ferret & Firkin In A Balloon Up The Creek Without A Paddle. The second is from 2013 when the pub was called Lots Road. ***

The Balloon Tavern, Lots road, Chelsea - from the 1966 film The Deadly Affair

The Balloon Tavern, Lots road, Chelsea - from the 1966 film The Deadly Affair

Kindly Provided By Vincent O'Loughlin

Lots road, 114 Lots road, Chelsea - in 2013

Lots road, 114 Lots road, Chelsea - in 2013

Kindly Provided By Vincent O'Loughlin

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


1861/Hugh Davis/Beer Retailer/50/St Giles, Middlesex/Census
1861/Maria B Davis/Wife/48/Clayton le Moor, Lancashire/Census
1861/Ann Davis/Mother, Widow/80/Downham, Essex/Census
1861/Frederick ONeill/Waiter/21/Chelsea, Middlesex/Census

1874/H Ford/../../../LV Directory

1881/Owen Bishop/Licensed Victualler/48/Cowley, Middlesex/Census
1881/Caroline Bishop/Wife/30/Harrow, Middlesex/Census
1881/Louise Bishop/Daughter/10/Harrow, Middlesex/Census
1881/Owen W Bishop/Daughter/9/Harrow, Middlesex/Census
1881/Kate B Bishop/Daughter/4/Harrow, Middlesex/Census
1881/Alice R Bishop/Daughter/7/Harrow, Middlesex/Census
1881/Thomas Bishop/Nephew, Barman/20/Near Uxbridge, Middlesex/Census
1881/Maryann Nutland/Domestic Servant/34/London, Middlesex/Census

1884/Owen Bishop/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/Owen Bishop/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/Edward Orbell Musk/../../../Post Office Directory

1901/Edward O Musk/Licensed Victualler/45/Mildenhall, Suffolk/Census
1901/Ellen A Musk/Wife/41/Kennington, London/Census
1901/Henry Sweetland/Barman/19/Devon/Census
1901/Arthur Tyler/Barman/19/Belgrave, London/Census
1901/Cath A Potter/Visitor/32/Bermondsey, London/Census
1901/Wm A Potter/Visitor/1/Netley, Southampton/Census
1901/Emily C Potter/Visitor/1/Netley, Southampton/Census

1906/Albert Tepper/../../../Post Office Directory

1910/Albert Tepper/../../../Post Office Directory

1915/Albert Tepper/../../../Post Office Directory

1921/Albert Tepper/../../../Post Office Directory

1927/Mrs Caroline Tepper/../../../Post Office Directory

1934/Mrs Caroline Tepper/../../../Kellys Directory

1938/Henry L Norris/../../../Post Office Directory

1940/John Thomas Charles Phillips & John Thomas Burden/../../../Post Office Directory

1942/John Thomas Charles Phillips & William Henry George Gribble/../../../Post Office Directory

1944/John Thomas Charles Phillips & Ernest Cooke/../../../Post Office Directory

* Provided By Tris

*** Provided By Vincent O'Loughlin

And Last updated on: Sunday, 22-Nov-2020 10:49:28 GMT