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White Lion, 267 & 269 Edgware road, Paddington W2

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Existed from at least 1805. In 1856 and earlier, the address is at 125 Edgware road. The Metropolitan Theatre of Varieties Ltd by 1899 and similarly named in 1869. Closed by the Compensation Authority in 1908.

A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Paddington, West London.

Residents at this address.

1805/Rich Beard, White Lion Inn, Edgware road/../../Holdens Directory

1811/William Lloyd, White Lion, Edgware road/../../Holdens Directory

1822/Mr Skillecorn, White Lion, Edgware road, Paddington/../../Licensed Victuallers Association

1822/Mr Skillecorn, White Lion, Edgware road, Paddington/../../Licensed Victuallers Association

1825/Mr Skillecorn/../../../Licensed Victuallers Association

1827/George Skillecorn, White Lion, Haynes place, Edgware road/../../Pigots Directory

1836/James Harris, White Lion, 125 Edgware road/../../Pigots Directory

1843/James Smith/../../../Kellys Directory

1848/James Smith/../../../Post Office Directory

1851/Frederick & George A Smith/../../../Post Office Directory

June 1853/George Anthony Smith/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

June 1853/James Stapleton Collingbourne/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

Morning Advertiser 03 August 1853 - licence transfers
White Lion, Edgware road, James Stapleton Collingbourne to John Owen

1856/William Clark/../../../Post Office Directory

1865/Mr Robert Meacock, Metropolitan, 125 Edgware road /../../Licensed Victuallers Association

1869/Edwin Winder/../../../Post Office Directory

1869/William Chas Winder, at Metropolitan, 125 Edgware road/../../Licensed Victuallers Association

1874/W Gooch/../../../Licensed Victualler & Hoteliers Directory

1881/Henry George Lake/Licensed Victualler/54/Diss, Norfolk/Census
1881/James Toovy/Manager/42/Clerkenwell, Middlesex/Census
1881/Amelia Toovy/Manageress/35/Colne, Wiltshire/Census
1881/Edward Martins/Barman/23/Hampstead, Middlesex/Cenus
1881/Douglas Bailey/Barman/15/Brighton, Sussex/Census
1881/Julia sawyer/Barman/30/Norwich, Norfolk/Census
1881/Alice Mathews/General Servant/23/St Pancras, Middlesex/Census
1881/Elizabeth Cox/General Servant/21/Leignmouth, Devon/Census

1882/Henry George Lake/../../../Post Office Directory

1884/Henry George Lake/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/Henry George Lake/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/Metropolitan Music Hall Syndicate Lim, proprietors/../../../Post Office Directory

London Evening Standard 12 June 1907 - List of premises to be considered by the Compensation Authority :
The White Lion, 267 Edgware road W, Full, Henry Green

Morning Post 29 January 1908
More Lost Licences. £323,342 awarded in six hours as compensation.
Licenses ordered for extinction under the Licensing Act, 1904 were:
White Lion, 267 Edgware road £1732

1921/Metropolitan Theatre of Varieties Ltd/W Bailey, Manager/../../Post Office Directory

1938/Metropolitan Theatre of Varieties Ltd/../../../Post Office Directory

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