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Navigation inn, 44 Oxford Street, Birmingham

Birmingham pub history index

Demolished in 1960 *

Directory of Pubs in the UK, historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Birmingham, Warwickshire. The Birmingham, Warwickshire listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

The following entries are in this format:

Year/Publican or other Resident/Relationship to Head and or Occupation/Age/Where Born/Source.

1861/Joseph Hulford/../../../Birmingham Directory ****

1867/George Heeley/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1875/George Wilkins/../../../Whites Directory ****

1881/George Wilkins/Licensed Victualler/33/Boddington, Gloucester/Census ****
1881/Lucy E Wilkins/Wife/32/Churcham, Gloucester/Census
1881/George N Wilkins/Son/7/Birmingham, Warwick/Census
1881/Herbetrt Wilkins/Son/6/West Derby, Lancashire/Census
1881/Lillian J Wilkins/Daughter/4/Derby, Warwick/Census
1881/Annie Wilkins/General Servant/17/Rochford, Worcester/Census

1883/George Wilkins/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1891/Sarah May/Publican/40/Liverpool Lancashire,/Census ****
1891/Sarah A May/Daughter/18/Manchester Lancashire/Census
1891/Maria B May/Daughter/13/Manchester Lancashire/Census
1891/Aggie M May/Daughter/10/Manchester Lancashire/Census
1891/Joseph Dunn/Barman/25/Birmingham Warwickshire/Census

1892/Mrs Sarah May/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1900/John Francis/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1905/Mervyn Arnold/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1915/George Henry Reid/../../../Kellys Directory ****

.I have marriage certificates and censuses for these periods stating that in 1916 to 1917 James Shaylor was landlord and in 1918 Herbert Shaylor was the  landlord (unsure how long for). The pub was demolished in 1960. *

1918-1919/James Shaylor/Navigation Arms M316989 M.T. A.S.C./../../Electoral Register

1940/William Hy Olds/../../../Kellys Directory ****

* Provided By Keith Jones

**** Provided By Kevan

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