All public house, restaurants, bars etc closed for the forseeable future on 20th March 2020, but this is a history site. But how about the landlords give their tenants a break, no business, then please charge them no rent.
St Luke pub history index
This is a Youngs pub in 2017. It is certainly an old building. In 1938 it is named in the directory as Planet House, including the Planet Building society and other office traders. In 1882, it is listed as the British Hospital for Diseases of the Skin. Interestingly, Henry Finch, Licensed Victualler was living at 2 Finsbury square at this time, a private house.
The following entries are in this format:
Residents at this address.
2017/../Finchs Pub, 12a Finsbury square, Moorgate, London, EC2A 1AN : Youngs../../../pub directory ***
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