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Blue Posts, 22 Berwick Street, St James, Westminster

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The Blue Posts is listed in the Masonic Lodges for 1813, when it is named as the meeting place for the St. James's Lodge in 1754. It was most recently re-built in 1914. ***

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The Blue Posts was attacked and destroyed by a brontosaurus in the Lost World 1925. Apparently the animators used to drink there.

The Blue Posts was attacked and destroyed by a brontosaurus in the Lost World 1925. Apparently the animators used to drink there.

Kindly provided by Vincent O'Laughlin

Blue Posts, 22 Berwick Street, W1 - in circa 1960

Blue Posts, 22 Berwick Street, W1 - in circa 1960

Kindly provided by John Carnaby

Blue Posts, 22 Berwick Street, W1 - in July 2007

Blue Posts, 22 Berwick Street, W1 - in July 2007

Kindly provided by Stephen Harris

The following entries are in this format:

Residents at this address.

1831/Mrs Leer Thurston, Blue Posts, Berwick street, Soho, 10 guineas/../../Licensed Victuallers Association

1833-34/John Charles Thurston/../../../Pigots Directory

1839/William Michael Davis/../../../Pigot's Directory *

1841/William Michael Davis/../../../Post Office Directory *

1848/William Michael Davis/../../../Post Office Directory *

1851/Thomas Chivers/../../../Post Office Directory *

April 1852/Thomas Chivers/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

April 1852/George Goddard/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

1856/Geo Goddard/../../../Post Office Directory

1869/Rotherham Swallow/../../../Post Office Directory

1881/Samuel Stone/Publican/28/Devon/Census
1881/S A Stone/Wife/24/Devon/Census
1881/Bessie Stone/Daughter/2/Devon/Census
1881/T Stone/Brother, Barman/22/Devon/Census
1881/Lucy Stone/Sister/24/Devon/Census
1881/Frank Dean/Potman/27/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/L Hampton/Domestic Servant/15/Gloucester/Census

1882/Samuel Dyer Stone/../../../Post Office Directory

1884/William F Archard/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/William Ferris Archard/../../../Post Office Directory

1895/Henry John Treadaway/../../../Post Office Directory *

1899/Robert Augustus Arlidge/../../../Post Office Directory

1915/Harry Joel/../../../Post Office Directory *

1921/Harris Joel/../../../Hughes Directory *

1938/Herbert Spencer/../../../Post Office Directory *

1944/Harry Cohen/../../../Post Office Directory

A silent, and undated, newsreel from British Pathe News about Berwick Street ***

* Provided By Ewan

** Provided By Stephen Harris

*** Provided By Wade Brice

 

And Last updated on: Sunday, 22-Nov-2020 12:25:57 GMT