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Rifleman, 162 Horseferry Road, St John, Westminster

The address of this pub is given as Great Peter Street in the references from “The Era”. It was almost certainly on the corner of the two streets.
[Was the first Licensee, Mary Ann Lee (Mrs Mary Ann Lee, according to the Westminster City Archives Research Group), the wife/widow of the licensee of the Rochester Arms? She got the license here about a year after Thomas William Lee took over from her husband, and she took over the Rochester Arms from Thomas William about 6 weeks after transferring the license of The Rifleman to William Gillins.] *

Westminster St John index

Historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels.

Residents at this address.

18th March 1862/New license granted to Mary Ann Lee/../../../ The Era *

11th Nov 1862/License transfer from Mary Ann Lee to William Gillins/../../../ The Era *

7th Nov 1865/License transfer from William Gillins to George James Ford and David Davies/../../../ The Era *

8th May 1866/License transfer from George James Ford and David Davies to David Davies/../../../ The Era *

2nd Nov 1869/License transfer from David Davies to Henry Bent/../../../ The Era *

1869/David Davies/../../../Post Office Directory

1871/Henry Burt/Licensed Victualler/32/Exeter, Devon/Census *
1871/Helen Burt/Wife/21/Camberwell, Surrey/Census
1871/Walter Pottinger/Barman/25/Newbury, Berks/Census
1871/Frederick Stoker/Barman/18/Mile End, Middlesex/Census
1871/Louis Downie/Barman/17/Westminster, Middlesex/Census
1871/Maria Payne/Domestic Servant/52/London, Middlesex/Census

1881/M C Lynch/Victualler/48/Ireland/Census
1881/Mary Lynch/Wife/42/Ireland/Census
1881/Helen Lynch/Daughter/16/Jamaica, West Indies/Census
1881/Robert Besn/Barman/24/Haymarket, Middlesex/Census
1881/Mike Heafey/Potman/23/Westminster, Middlesex/Census
1881/Louie Bloxland/Barmaid/18/Sittingbourne, Kent/Census

1882/Richard Jas Norden/../../../Post Office Directory

The history of Thomas John Sewell, licensee

1883/Thomas John Sewell, Rifleman, 162 Horseferry road, Westminster/../../Post Office Directory

1884/Thomas John Sewell, Rifleman, 162 Horseferry road, Westminster/../../Post Office Directory

1891/James Haynes/../../../Post Office Directory

1895/James Haynes/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/James Haynes/../../../Post Office Directory

* Provided By John Hills

** Provided By Stephen Harris

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