All public house, restaurants, bars etc closed for the forseeable future from 20th March 2020, but this is a pub history site.
A listing of historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in St Benet Fink parish, City of London.
The Hercules Tavern is listed in Hercules court, Threadneedle street. The address is at 3 Hercules court by the 1851 census, with a Chop House at 1 Hercules court which is almost certainly Betseys Chophouse.
Residents at this address.
In August 1802 and also in October
1807/Eleanor Humphreys is listed as a tavern keeper at the Hercules Tavern ,
Threadneedle street according to Sun Fire Insurance records -
Access to Archives
1832/Simpson & Co/../../../Robsonís Directory
1833 - 34/Thomas Simpson/../../../Pigots Directory
In September 1835/Thomas Firmin is listed as a tavern keeper at the Hercules Tavern , Hercules court according to Sun Fire Insurance records
The 1835 Electoral register confirms that Thomas Firmin is living at the address of 1 Hercules court is in the parish of St Bennet Fink
1836/Thomas Furmin/../../../Pigots Directory
1842/J Phillips/../../../Robsonís Directory
1843/Joseph Phillips, Hercules Tavern & Stock Exchange Coffee house, Hercules court, Threadneedle street/../../Kellys Directory
3 Hercules court :
1851/William Shorter/Tavern Keeper/56/Boon Witney, Oxfordshire/Census
1851/Charlotte Shorter/Wife/57/Newbury, Berkshire/Census
1851/Anne Shorter/Daughter/21/Bloomsbury, Middlesex/Census
1851/Emma Bishopp/Barmaid/20/Camden Town, Middlesex/Census
1851/Julia Cockeran/House Servant/15/St Georges East/Census
1851/Mary Rock/House Servant/38/Dublin, Ireland/Census