St Bart pub history index
The address is also listed as 31 Long Lane in the 1848 directory. *
The Bell Inn is clearly marked as an inn on the 1747 John Rocques plan of London.
A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Saint Bartholomew, Central London. The Saint Bartholomew,; 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.
1750/Susannah Martin/widow/../../Prerogative Court of Canterbury wills and
probate records held at the National Archives *
1788/James Wilson, sen./corn factors, seedsmen and dealers in hops/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *
1788/James Wilson, jun./corn factors, seedsmen and dealers in hops/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *
1811/John Riddell, Bell Inn, West Smithfield/../../Holdens Directory
1827/William Maides, Bell, West Smithfield/../../Pigots Directory
1836/Thomas Bayley, Bell Inn, West Smithfield/../../Pigots Directory
1838/Thomas Bayley/innkeeper/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *
1841/Thomas Bayley/../../../Post Office Directory *
1841/William Eady/Male Servant/30/Middlesex/Census
1841/Mary Coleman/Female Servant/25/../Census
1841/Daniel Cripps/Male Servant/15/Middlesex/Census
1842/Thomas Bayley/../../../Robson's Directory *
1848/William Balding/../../../Post Office Directory *
* Provided By Ewan