All public house, restaurants, bars etc closed for the forseeable future from 20th March 2020, but this is a history site.
St Martins pub history index
The Shakespeares head at 1 Little Russell street in the 1851 census and 43 Russell street in the 1861 census. At 60 Drury lane in the 1842, 1848, 1851 and 1856 directories.
A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in St Martins in Fields, London. The St Martins in Fields , London listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.
Residents at this address.
1829/Arabella Lancaster/../../../Robsons Directory
1836/Brookes & Co, Shakespeares Head, Little Russell street, Drury lane./../../Pigots Directory
1842/Brookes & Co/../../../Robsons Directory
1842/Bert Brookes/60 Drury lane/../../Robsons Directory
1848/Benjamin Brookes/../../../Post Office Directory
1851/Richard Samuel Wilson/../../../Post Office Directory
1851/Arthur Rebbeck/Victualler/33/Cranbourn, Dorset/Census
1851/Mary Lankston/Bar woman, Widow/50/London/Census
1851/Sophia Floare/House Servant/24/London/Census
1851/Richard Lee/House Servant/15/London/Census
1856/Chas W Wilson/../../../Post Office Directory
1861/John Steels/Cellerman/28/Eye, Northampton/Census
1861/Mary A Langston/Housekeeper, Widow/63/Windsor, Berkshire/Census
1861/William Small/Servant/21/Assington, Suffolk/Census
** Provided By Stephen Harris