Southwark St Saviour pub history index
It is named as the Pitts head in the 1861 census.
A listing of historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Southwark St Saviour, Surrey, London. The Southwark St Saviour, Surrey , London listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.
Residents at this address.
1805/Robert Holloway, the Pitts Head, Pitts place, Maid lane, Southwark/../../Holdens
There are Victuallers Recognizance as early as 1811 listing Thomas Greenhill in Southwark St Saviour, and a freeholders record of 1814-1819 placing him at Pitts place.
1822/Thomas Greenhill/Pitts Head, Pitts place/../../Victuallers Recognizance
1825/Thomas Greenhill/Pitts Head, Pitts place/../../Victuallers Recognizance
1826/Thomas Greenhill/Pitts Head, Pitts place/../../Victuallers Recognizance
1833-34/Thomas Greenhill, Pitts Head, Pitts Place, Bankside/../../Pigots Directory
23rd January 1834 - Will of Thomas Greenhill of the Pitts Head Public house Pitts place in the Parish of St Saviour in the County of Surrey Licensed Victualler and after all expenses, to bequeath all estate to my wife Penelope Greenhill.
1839/Penelope Greenhill/../../../Pigot's Directory *
1841/James Young/Male Servant/15/Surrey/Census
In April 1843, Penelope Greenhill marries Thomas Samuel Smith at St Pancras
1851/Thomas Smith/Victualler/35/Christchurch, Surrey/Census
1851/Thomas Pross/Lodger, Fellowship Porter/33/St Saviour, Surrey/Census
November 1851/Thomas Samuel Smith, deceased/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era
November 1851/Penelope Smith, widow and executrix of Thomas Samuel Smith/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era
September 1853/Penelope Pross (late Smith)/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era
September 1853/Thomas George Pross, her husband/Incoming Licensee/../../Era
1861/Thomas G Pross/Licensed Victualler/44/Southwark, Surrey/Census
1861/Penelope Pross/Wife/56/West Ham, Essex/Census
1861/Henry Buckland/Pot Boy/17/Chelsea, Middlesex/Census
1871/John Escott/Licensed Victualler/36/Poplar Middlesex/Census ***
1871/Margaret Escott/Wife/33/Chatham Kent/Census
1871/Frances S Escott/Dau Scholar/12/Ratcliff Middlesex/Census
1871/John W Escott/Son Scholar/10/Poplar Middlesex/Census
1871/Thomas Escott/Son Scholar/6/Poplar Middlesex/Census
1871/Daniel Escott/Son/3/Southwark Surrey/Census
1871/Margaret S Escott/Dau/1m/Southwark Surrey/Census
1881/J C Leopard/Licensed Victualler/33/Plumstead, Kent/Census
1881/E A Leopard/Wife/32/Brockford, Suffolk/Census
1881/T T Leopard/Son/10/Woolwich, Kent/Census
1881/S C Leopard/Son/8/Plumstead, Kent/Census
1881/G E Leopard/Daughter/5/Woolwich, Kent/Census
1881/J E Leopard/Son/3/Plumstead, Kent/Census
1891/Thomas George Walter Waterman/../../../Post Office Directory *
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