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Merry Carpenters, 132 Old street, St Luke EC1

The address is 42 Old Street in 1856 and earlier, prior to street renumbering. * This pub is now demolished. **

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Residents at this address.

1805/William Roberts, the Merry Carpenter, Old street/../../Holdens Directory

1809/Phillip Martin / Victualler /../../Sun Fire Office records held at Guildhall Library **

1810/Phillip Martin / Victualler /../../Sun Fire Office records held at Guildhall Library **

1811/Philip Martin, the Merry Carpenter, 42 Old street/../../Holdens Directory

1812/Phillip & William Martin / Victuallers and Whitesmiths /../../Sun Fire Office records held at Guildhall Library **

1825/Mr Jones, Merry Carpenters, Old street road/../../Licensed Victuallers Association

1827/Robert Jones / Formerly Victualler, now Out-of-Business /../../London Gazette, 4 September 1827 **

1832/John Lawrence/../../../Robson’s Directory

1836/Luke Wootton/../../../Post Office Directory

1839/Luke Wootton/../../../Pigots Directory **

1841/Luke Wootton/../../../Post Office Directory

1842/L Wootten/../../../Robson’s Directory **

1844/Luke Wootton / Public House Keeper /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **

1844/Luke Wootton/../../../Thompsons Directory **

1851/Luke Wootton/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions

1856/L Wootton/../../../Post Office Directory

March 1866/William M Smith/License renewal/../Clerkenwell News

1867/William Menzies Smith / Public House Keeper /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **
1867/George Osborne / Barman /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey

1869/William M Smith/../../../Post Office Directory

1871/David Frost/Licensed Victualler/31/Borley, Essex/Census
1871/Louisa Frost/Wife/31/Salisbury, Wiltshire/Census
1871/Mary Gloucester/Boarder, Nurse/67/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1871/Ada Louisa Smith/Barmaid/18/Shoreditch, Middlesex/Census

1876/Edward Noble/../../../Post Office Directory **

1881/Ed Nobel/Licensed Victualler/42/Mile End. Middlesex/Census
1881/Kate Nobel/Wife/41/Bedford/Census
1881/Casim Sabbellin/Visitor/23/Middlesex/Census
1881/Jno Porttoch/Barman/19/Middlesex/Census
1881/Mary Mumford/Domestic Servant/20/Middlesex/Census

1882/Edward Nobel/../../../Post Office Directory

1883/Charles Wm Emery/../../../Post Office Directory ***

1884/Samuel Murray/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/Henry Jordan/../../../Post Office Directory

1895/Chas Ewins/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/Charles Ewins/../../../Post Office Directory

1910/Louis Caplin/../../../Post Office Directory *

Compensation awards under the 1910 Licensing Act awarded the following total awards to be divided amongst the persons interested in the houses, which have been referred for extinction on payment:

Merry Carpenters, Old Street EC £625

* Provided By Ewan

** Provided By Stephen Harris

And Last updated on: Thursday, 11-Jun-2020 00:48:58 BST