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Hand & Racquet, 48 Whitcomb Street, St Martins in Fields

This pub was rebuilt in 1865, although exists at 21 Whitcomb Street in 1869 and earlier. This pub is now closed. **

St Martins pub history index

A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in St Martins in Fields, London.

Hand & Racquet, 48 Whitcomb Street, WC2 - in July 2007

Hand & Racquet, 48 Whitcomb Street, WC2 - in July 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.

1805/John Calcraft, the Hand and Racket, Whitcomb street, Leicester square/../../Holdens Directory

1817/Robert Smith / Victualler /../../Sun Fire Office records, held at London Metropolitan Archives **

1819/Samuel Chipp / Victualler /../../Sun Fire Office records, held at London Metropolitan Archives **

1839/Thomas Oldbury/../../../Pigots Directory

1842/T Oldbury/../../../Robsonís Directory **

1848/Thomas Oldbury/../../../Post Office Directory

1851/Henry Oldbury/21 Whitcomb Street/../../Post Office Directory

1856/Hen Oldbury/../../../Post Office Directory

1861/Henry Oldbury/Licensed Victualler/41/St George Hanover Square, Middlesex/Census
1861/Amelia Oldbury/Wife/32/Leominster, Hertfordshire/Census
1861/Thomas Oldbury/Visitor, Land Proprietor, Widow/77/Cardiff, South Wales/Census
1861/Jane M Cole/Visitor/21/Cripplegate, Middlesex/Census
1861/Mary Sullivan/General Servant/25/Ireland/Census
1861/Jesse Hiatt/Potman/18/Henley, Berkshire/Census

1869/Samuel Robert Nye/../../../Post Office Directory

October 1869/Samuel Robert Nye/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

October 1869/Ann Laflin/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

January 1870/Ann Laflin/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

January 1870/John Smith/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

1871/John Smith/Licensed Victualler/49/Madley, Shropshire/Census
1871/Martha Smith/Wife/53/Wern, Shropshire/Census
1871/Sophia Jackson/Niece, Barmaid/21/Wern, Shropshire/Census
1871/Elizabeth Lawrence/Domestic Servant/22/Woolwich, Kent/Census
1871/William Albone/Potman/19/Biggleswade, Bedfordshire/Census

1874/J Smith/../../../LV Directory

1881/Henry Baltard/Licensed Victualler/32/Lenhead Westbury, Wiltshire/Census
1881/Mary Ann Baltard/Wife/30/Newhampton, Middlesex/Census
1881/F Mary Baltard/Daughter/2 months/Charring X, Middlesex/Census
1881/Rose Bigwood/Nurse/15/West Bradford On Avon, Wiltshire/Census
1881/Hannah Cleverley/Servant/22/Greenford Calne, Wiltshire/Census
1881/William Brading/Barman/19/Sunbury, Suffolk/Census
1881/Ann Warrington/Barmaid/29/London, Middlesex/Census

1882/Henry Bathard/../../../Post Office Directory

1884/Hy Bathard/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/Frank Ashby/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/Frank Ashby/Publican/34/Haymarket, London/Census
1891/Isabella Ashby/Wife/26/Scotland/Census
1891/Ernest G Ashby/Son/2/London/Census
1891/Sara A M Ashby/Daughter/3 months/London/Census
1891/Annie Roach/Barmaid/22/Hornsey, London/Census
1891/Elizabeth Mason/Domestic Servant/22/Southend, Essex/Census
1891/Annie Russel/Nurse/21/Wandsworth/Census
1891/Edward Edwards/Potman/21/Wales/Census

1895/Mrs Elizabeth Briggs/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/Mrs Juilia Helen Hawkin/../../../Post Office Directory

1901/Henry Hawkin/Publicans Manager/42/Plymouth/Census
1901/Julia Hawkin/Wife/40/Soho/Census
1901/Caroline Ransome/Visitor, Confectionr, Widow/41/Soho/Census
1901/John Carey/Barman/21/Somerset/Census
1901/Gertrude Kent/Barmaid/21/Greenwich/Census
1901/Alice Taylor/Barmaid/20/Lambeth/Census

1910/John Tallyn/../../../Post Office Directory

1911/John Tallyn/Publican/42/Ashford, Devon/Census
1911/Miriam Tallyn/Wife, Assistant/46/Corsley, Wiltshire/Census
1911/Winifred Tallyn/Daughter, Assistant/19/Swimbridge, Devon/Census
1911/Reginald J Tallyn/Son, Motor engineer/17/Swimbridge, Devon/Census
1911/Stanley Tallyn/Son, Clerk/15/Swimbridge, Devon/Census
1911/Harold M Tallyn/Son/11/Swindon, Wiltshire/Census
1911/Rhoda M Cowler/Bar Assistant/18/South Molton, Devon/Census
1911/Emily Hiks/General Servant/43/Swansea, Wales/Census

1915/Jno Tallyn/../../../Post Office Directory

1934/Hugh William Ratliff/../../../Kelly's

1938/J T C Phillips Ltd/../../../Post Office Directory


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