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Prince of Wales, 17 Riley street, Bermondsey SE1 - licensee S Rudd

Prince of Wales, 17 Riley street, Bermondsey SE1 - licensee S Rudd

Prince of Wales, 17 Riley street, Bermondsey Mapping

Prince of Wales, 17 Riley street, Bermondsey Mapping

Provided by Ronald Fuller

Existed from at least 1861. Now Demolished; and Riley Street is now Riley Road. *+ The address is at 9 Riley Street in 1869 and earlier, prior to street renumbering, and it's at 17 Riley Street by 1882. By 1938, this is 17 Riley Road, following street renaming. *

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Morning Advertiser 22 March 1852 - Aplications for New Licenses. :
George Johnson, Turks Head, Blue Anchor road, opposed by victuallers. George Stevens, Prince of Wales, Riley street, Great George street. Charles Donne, Queens Head, Fendall street, Grange walk. Frederick Oliver Smith, Alscot Arms, Alscot road, Grange road- License refused.

1861/Charles Hounsell/Licensed Victualler/44/Colyton, Devon/Census
1861/Mary Hounsell/Wife/48/../Census
1861/Mary Ann Hounsell/Daughter/18/Coombe, Somerset/Census
1861/William Hounsell Hounsell/Son/16/Coombe, Somerset/Census
1861/Thomas Hounsell/Son/14/Coombe, Somerset/Census
1861/John Hounsell/Son/10/Leigh, Dorset/Census
1861/Sarah Clark/General Servant/40/../Census

May 1862/Charles Hounsell/Licensed Victuallers Association/../../Era

Express (London) 03 December 1862 - Transfer of Licenses
Prince of Wales, Riley street, Great George street, Charles Hounsell to Thomas Lexham Hall

1869/T L Hall/../../../Post Office Directory

June 1870/Thomas Laxham Hall/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

June 1870/Charles Payne/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1871/Alice E Payne/Publican, Widow/38/Swinford, Leicestershire/Census
1871/Ellen Payne/Daughter/6/Harboro, Leicestershire/Census
1871/Annie Payne/Daughter/4/Harboro, Leicestershire/Census

By 1878, Mrs Alice E Payne is a widowed publican at the Green Man, Cold Harbour lane, Brixton

July 1873/Robert Spencer/Outgoing Licensee/../../South London Chronicle

July 1873/Alfred Richard Hoe/Incoming Licensee/../../South London Chronicle

1881/Thomas Rudd/Licensed Victualler/47/Kentish Town, Middlesex/Census
1881/Mary A Rudd/Wife/43/Islington, Middlesex/Census
1881/Emily Rudd/Daughter, Barmaid/23/Hoxton, Middlesex/Census
1881/Alice Rudd/Daughter, Barmaid/21/Finsbury, Middlesex/Census
1881/Frederick Rudd/Son, Clerk/16/Finsbury, Middlesex/Census
1881/Albert Rudd/Son/12/Finsbury, Middlesex/Census
1881/Edwin Rudd/Son/8/Hamstead, Middlesex/Census
1881/Charles Rudd/Son/5/St Giles, Middlesex/Census

1882/S S Rudd/../../../Post Office Directory

1884/Sam S Rudd/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/Samms Shepherd Rudd/../../../Post Office Directory

1895/Rudd & Hope/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/Fredk Wm Rudd/../../../Post Office Directory

I am again tracing my grandfather, William Woodley Johnson Kirby. I found him in 1901 census working here. Amelia Rudd (the licensee) went on to marry Arthur Edward Page Chandler in 1906. The brother-in-law, Charles Rudd, became a friend of Grandfathers, and he was "best man" or stood up for grandad at his wedding in 1902. ***

1901/Amelia Rudd/Licensed Victualler, Widow/35/Bermondsey, London/Census ***
1901/Marian R Rudd/Daughter/10/Bermondsey, London/Census
1901/Leslie F Rudd/Son/7/Bermondsey, London/Census
1901/Victoria M Rudd/Daughter/3/Bermondsey, London/Census
1901/Charles Rudd/Vrother in Law, Manager/25/Soho, London/Census
1901/Reginald W Rudd/Son/1/Bermondsey, London/Census
1901/Emma Nash/Aunt, Widow/61/Southwark, London/Census
1901/William Kirby/Barman/24/Goldhanger, Essex/Census
1901/Alice J Marke/Domestic Servant/25/Alderton, Suffolk/Census
1901/Mary A Hockley/Barmaid/23/Rayne, Essex/Census
1901/Ellen A Fitzgerald/Nursemaid/16/Bermondsey, London/Census

1910/Mrs Amelia Chandler/../../../Post Office Directory

1911/Arthur Edward Page Chandler/Head/49/Horselydown/Census
1911/Amelia Chandler/Wife, Licensed Victualler/45/Bermondsey/Census
1911/Madge Rudd/Step Daughter/21/Bermondsey/Census
1911/Leslie Walrond Rudd/Stepson/18/Bermondsey/Census
1911/Leslie Arthur Chandler/Adopted Son/14/Hampstead/Census
1911/Victoria Maud Rudd/Step Daughter/14/Bermondsey/Census
1911/Walter Frederick John Farrow/Barman/26/Bermondsey/Census
1911/Joy Baker/Barmaid/22/Walworth/Census

1915/Mrs Amelia Chandler/../../../Post Office Directory

My Great grandfather Edward Holland ran the pub and I was told he died in 1917 in the cellar! **
His death certificate states he actually died in Guys Hospital but I guess he was taken there from the pub.
His widow Clara went on to marry William Charles Quinn who then ran the pub with Clara and Edward’s son Frank.

1917, Edward Holland of 17 Riley street Tower Bridge road Bermondsey Surrey died 22 June 1917 at Guys Hospital Southwark Surrey Admonistration London 9 July to Clara Holland widow. Effects £135.

William Charles Quinn was previously the publican at the Royal George, at 84 Abbey street,Bermondsey SE1

In 1921 census at 17, Riley Street, Bermondsey are
William Charles Quinn, Publican, aged 57 years 1 month, and born in Westerham, Kent, England the Employer
Clara Quinn, Wife Publican Assistant to Mr Quinn, aged 44 years 10 months, and born in Southwark, London
Frank H Hollard, aged 22 years 10 months, and born in Brixton, London

1934/Joseph Wm Moore/../../../Kellys Directory

1938/Ronald Edwards Hislop/../../../Post Office Directory *

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*+ Provided By Tris

** Provided By Angela Turrell

*** Provided By Trish Brown

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