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Museum Tavern, 49 Great Russell Street, St George Bloomsbury WC1

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This pub was founded in 1723 as the Dog & Duck. In 1762 the name was changed to the British Museum Tavern and in 1858 it was further revised to the Museum Tavern. It was rebuilt in its present form in 1855.  ** The address in 1856 is 35 & 36 Museum street.

Museum Tavern, Great Russell Street

Museum Tavern, Great Russell Street

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A listing of historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in  St George Bloomsbury parish, London. The St George Bloomsbury , London Public House Trade Directory uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

Museum Tavern, 49 Great Russell Street, WC1 - in May 2007

Museum Tavern, 49 Great Russell Street, WC1 - in May 2007

Kindly provided by Stephen Harris

The following entries are in this format:

Year/Publican or other Resident/Relationship to Head and or Occupation/Age/Where Born/Source.

1798/William Reeves/../../../per Ted Bruning **

1833-34/John Castle, British Museum, 50 Great Russell street, Bloomsbury /../../Pigots Directory

1843/John Cooper/see Moore & Cooper/../../Post Office Directory

1845/Richard Maddren/../../../per Ted Bruning **

1851/Richard J Maddran/Victualler/38/Devonport, Devon/Census
1851/Ruth E Maddran/Wife/39/Lewes, Sussex/Census
1851/Richard Maddran/Son/9/St James Westminster, Middlesex/Census
1851/William Maddran/Son/5/St George Bloomsbury, Middlesex/Census
1851/Henry W Maddran/Son/4/St George Bloomsbury, Middlesex/Census
1851/Elizabeth J Maddran/Daughter/2/St George Bloomsbury, Middlesex/Census
1851/Louisa H Colcroft/Bar Servant/16/St Pancras, Middlesex/Census
1851/Sophia Baker/Nurse, Widow/46/Waldon, Essex/Census
1851/Mary Fristal/Kitchen Servant, Widow/26/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census

1856/Richard John Maddren/../../../Post Office Directory

January 1857/Richard John Maddren/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

January 1857/Richard Carpenter/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1858/George David Blizard/../../../per Ted Bruning **

1861/George Blizard/Victualler/42/Worcester/Census
1861/George Blizard/Son/12/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1861/Alice Blizard/Daughter/15/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1861/Maria Frinsham/Visitor, Fundholder/73/City, Middlesex/Census
1861/Mary Dace/Housekeeper/50/Chelsea, Middlesex/Census
1861/Mary Froome/Barmaid/28/St George, Middlesex/Census
1861/Susan Gibbons/Cook/31/Portsmouth/Census
1861/Kate Britton/House Servant/27/East Ham, Essex/Census
1861/Hannah Pattison/House Servant/17/St Giles, Middlesex/Census
1861/Joseph Palmer/Waiter/27/Edmonton, Middlesex/Census
1861/Thomas Holdforth/Barman/22/Clapham, Surrey/Census
1861/Frederick Barrington/Potman/28/Bermondsey, Surrey/Census

1869/George Blizard/../../../Post Office Directory

1874/G Blizard/../../../LV Directory

1881/George D Blizard/Licensed Victualler/32/All Souls, Middlesex/Census
1881/Annie M Blizard/Wife/38/Paddington, Middlesex/Census
1881/Horace H Tucker/Barman/23/Southampton, Hampshire/Census
1881/Ellen B Cornwell/Barmaid/22/Birmingham, Warwick/Census
1881/Ann Upton/Domestic Cook/29/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1881/Margaret Stevens/Housemaid, Widow/33/Liverpool, Lancashire/Census
1881/Kate Fitzolimon/Kitchenmaid/20/Strand, Middlesex/Census

1882/Geo D Blizard/../../../Post Office Directory

1884/George Blizard/../../../Post Office Directory

1888/Geo Dvd Blizard/../../../Post Office Directory **

1891/Charles John Coombes/../../../Post Office Directory

1895/Alfred Wn Crow/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/Mrs Charlotte Wheeldon/../../../Post Office Directory

1901/Walter Cavey/Licensed Victualler/37/Plumstead, Kent/Census
1901/Amelia D Cavey/Wife/33/Devonport, Devon/Census
1901/Elsie B Cavey/Daughter/5/Plumstead, Kent/Census
1901/Georgina A Lawson/Barman/18/Islington, London/Census
1901/Rose A Chapman/Barmaid/23/Bloomsbury, London/Census
1901/Ellen Stevenson/Donmestic Servant/24/Dereham, Norfolk/Census
1901/Edwin J Bustle/Potman, Widow/35/Bridgwater, Somerset/Census

1910/Percy George Osborne Sanders/../../../Post Office Directory

1944/Julian Woolf/../../../Post Office Directory

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