St Martins pub history index
The List of Masonic Lodges of 1740 - 1755 note that a masonic lodge met at the Chequers, Charing Cross with a constitution date of November 2nd 1754.
A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in St Martins in Fields, London.
Residents at this address.
In 1754, we have the Chequers, Charing Cross as the address of a Masonic Lodge
John Lockie in 1810 describes as "Chequer Court, Charing cross, three doors West from St Martin's lane, or from the West end of the Strand."
1825/Mr & Mrs Merry, Chequers, Charing Cross/../../Licensed Victuallers Association
1827/Richard Merry, Chequers, Charing cross/../../Pigots Directory
1829/John Chaffey, Chequers, 12 Charing cross/../../Robsons Directory