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Black Lion, 35 Old Church Street, Chelsea SW3

Chelsea Pub history index

This pub was established in the seventeenth century and rebuilt in its present form in around 1892. It is now called the Pig’s Ear (2009). **

Historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels.

Black Lion, Church Street, Chelsea - in 1820

Black Lion, Church Street, Chelsea - in 1820

Kindly provided by Colleen

Black Lion, Church Street, Chelsea - in 1865 - J E Hudson

Black Lion, Church Street, Chelsea - in 1865 - J E Hudson

Kindly provided by John Carnaby

Black Lion, 35 (Old) Church Street, SW3 - in February 2009

Black Lion, 35 (Old) Church Street, SW3 - in February 2009

Kindly provided by Stephen Harris

1805/J Hanneycutt, Black Lion, Church lane, Chelsea/../../Holdens Directory

1823-24/Thomas White, Black Lion, Church street/../../Pigots Directory

1825/Mr Frost/../../../Licensed Victuallers Association

1826/Js Pearson, Black Lion, Church street/../../Middlesex Directory

1833-34/William Page/../../../Pigots Directory

1839/Jno & Benjamin Davis/../../../Pigots Directory

1843/John & Benjamin Davis/../../../Post Office Directory

1851/John Davis/../../../Post Office Directory

1851/John Davis/Victualler/43/Richmond, Surrey/Census
1851/Georgiana Davis/Wife/35/Chelsea, Middlesex/Census
1851/Lydia Davis/Daughter/9/Chelsea, Middlesex/Census
1851/Fanny Davis/Daughter/7/Chelsea, Middlesex/Census
1851/Louisa Davis/Daughter/5/Chelsea, Middlesex/Census
1851/Georgiana Davis/Daughter/3/Chelsea, Middlesex/Census
1851/Charlotte Davis/Daughter/10 months/Chelsea, Middlesex/Census
1851/Mary Chrush/House Servant/21/Chelsea, Middlesex/Census
1851/James Bouland/Potman/21/Chelsea, Middlesex/Census

1856/John Davis/../../../Post Office Directory

1861/William A Gosney/Victualler/38/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1861/Sarah Gosney/Wife/33/St Brides, Middlesex/Census
1861/William F Gosney/Son/6/St Lukes, Middlesex/Census
1861/Edward A Gosney/Son/2/Camberwell, Surrey/Census
1861/William L Satchell/Potman/27/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1861/Elizabeth Smith/General Servant/18/Chelsea, Middlesex/Census

October 1865/John Edward Hudson/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

October 1865/William Honnor Johnson/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

1869/A J Beagle/../../../Post Office Directory

1881/Frederick Alexandra/Licensed Victualler/23/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1881/Sarah Ann Eastor/Cousin, Housekeeper, Widow/36/Cottenham, Cambridge/Census
1881/Laura Turner/Barmaid/19/Battersea, Surrey/Census
1881/Mary Green/Servan/19/Chelsea, Middlesex/Census
1881/Francis North/Waiter/46/Codicote, Hertford/Census

1882/Mrs Mary Pierce/../../../Post Office Directory

1884/George Keeling/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/Elizabeth Codd/Licensed Victualler, Widow/36/Lambeth, Surrey/Census
1891/Thomas Moss/Barman/27/London, Middlesex/Census
1891/Esther Richold/Servant, Widow/48/Huntingdonshire/Census
1891/Winifred Hill/Visitor, Apprentice/15/London, Middlesex/Census

1892/Mrs Elizabeth Codd/../../../Post Office Directory **

1899/Mrs Lilla Charlotte Bucklow/../../../Post Office Directory

1900/Mrs Lilla Charlotte Bucklow/../../../Post Office Directory **

1901/Ernest J Allen/Manager (Licensed Victualler)/25/St Leonards, Sussex/Census
1901/Georgina E Patterson/Housekeeper/41/Henbury, Gloucestershire/Census
1901/Edith Talbot/Barmaid/28/Claydon, Oxon/Census
1901/Edith Reed/General Servant/22/Fulham, London/Census

1907/Mrs Lilla Charlotte Bucklow/../../../Post Office Directory **

1921/Mrs Lilla Charlotte Bucklow/../../../Post Office Directory **

1934/Arthur Hy Carter/../../../Kellys Directory

1938/Arthur Hy Carter/../../../Post Office Directory

1944/Philip Welford, Black Lion, 35 Old Church Street SW3/../../Post Office Directory

** Provided By Stephen Harris 

And Last updated on: Tuesday, 25-May-2021 23:55:12 BST