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Kings Arms / Graftons, 2 Strutton Ground, St John, Westminster SW1

At 58 Strutton Ground in 1884 & earlier. This Kings Arms pub was originally at 48 Orchard Street. It was demolished during the building of Victoria Street, and the license subsequently transferred to 58 Strutton Ground. *

This pubs original name is the Kings Arms; but has traded under several different names in recent years and adopted the Strutton Arms name in 2005. For many years it was called Grafton's, which  is the family name of a former landlord (e.g. in 1944). ** Members of The Goons would rehearse in the upper rooms. Renamed The Grafton Arms in the early 2010s. ***

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Strutton Arms, Strutton Ground, Westminster - in September 2006

Strutton Arms, Strutton Ground, Westminster - in September 2006

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Residents at this address.

1827/Jno Stevens, Kings Arms, 48 Orchard street, Westminster/../../Pigots Directory

1833-34/John Phillips, Kings Arms, 48 Orchard street, Westminster/../../Pigots Directory

1836/John Phillips, Kings Arms, 48 Orchard street, Westminster/../../Pigots Directory

1839 / John Coneybeare, Kings Arms, 48 Orchard street, Westminster/../ Pigots Directory *

1841 / John Conybeare/Publican/40/outside Middlesex/Census *
1841 / Ann Conybeare/ .. /40/ outside Middlesex/Census
1841 / Ellen Fitzgerald /�/ 25/Ireland/Census
1841 / Thomas Wallis /Pensioner/60/Scotland/Census
1841 / Joseph Matthews /Shipwright/40/ outside Middlesex/Census

1846 / John Coneybeare, Kings Arms, 48 Orchard street, Westminster/../Post Office Directory

10th June 1849 / License transfer by Henry Robert Abraham to 58 Strutton Ground/../../../ The Era *

12th Aug 1849 / License transfer from Henry Robert Abraham to Elias Glover /../../../ The Era *

4th June 1850 / License transfer from Elias Glover to Samuel Turk /../../../ The Era *

4th June 1850 / License transfer from Samuel Turk to James Grafton /../../../ The Era *

1856/James Grafton/../../../Post Office Directory

1869/James Grafton/../../../Post Office Directory

1881/James Grafton/Licensed Victualler/26/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Agnes Grafton/Wife/27/Loyland, Devon/Census
1881/James Grafton/Son/4/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Elizabeth Grafton/Aunt, Cook, Widow/59/Balls Pond, Middlesex/Census
1881/Eliza Grafton/Daughter/8 months/London, Middlesex/Census

1882/James Grafton/../../../Post Office Directory

1884/James Grafton/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/James Grafton/../../../Post Office Directory

1895/James Grafton/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/James Grafton/../../../Post Office Directory

Graftons :

1915/James Grafton & Son/../../../Post Office Directory

1921/James Grafton & Son/../../../Post Office Directory

1938/Jas Hawkins Grafton/../../../Post Office Directory

1944/Mrs Norah Marion Perkins/../../../Post Office Directory


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