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St Pancras index
The address is given as 6 Churchway in the 1869 Directory, and then at 9 Churchway in later directories, but it is consistently at 18 Wellesley Street (an intersecting street) in the census, where it is named the Hit or Miss, in the 1891 census return. *
Historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels.
Residents at this address.
1861/James Lightfoot/Beer Retailer/37/Lounton, Lancashire/Census *
1861/Lydia Haughton/Sister, Servant/36/Lounton, Lancashire/Census
1869/John Roche/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *
1871/John Roche/Beer Retailer/54/Scotland/Census *
1871/Mary Ann Roche/Wife/45/Woodbridge, Suffolk/Census
1871/Sarah Ann Roche/Daughter/24/St Pancras, Middlesex/Census
1881/Edward Roche/Beer House Keeper/56/Scotland/Census *
1881/Jane Roche/Daughter, Barmaid/23/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Charlotte Roche/Daughter, Florist/22/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Harriett Roche/Daughter, Florist/18/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Montague Roche/Son/14/London, Middlesex/Census
1882/Edward Roche/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *
1891/Thomas Pritchard/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *
1891/Thomas Pritchard/Beer & Wine Retailer ("The Hit or Miss" Beerhouse)/31/Gloucester, Gloucestershire/Census *
1891/Thomas Pritchard/Son/2/St Pancras/Census
1891/Charles Holman/Potman/34/St Giles/Census
1895/Benjamin Wilton/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *
1899/Benjamin R. Wilton/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *
* Provided By Ewan