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Pitts Head, 2 Pitts Place, Southwark St Saviour, London

Southwark St Saviour pub history index

It is named as the Pitts head in the 1861 census.

A listing of historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Southwark St Saviour, Surrey, London.

Residents at this address

1805/Robert Holloway, the Pitts Head, Pitts place, Maid lane, Southwark/../../Holdens Directory

There are Victuallers Recognizance as early as 1811 listing Thomas Greenhill in Southwark St Saviour, and a freeholders record of 1814-1819 placing him at Pitts place.

1822/Thomas Greenhill/Pitts Head, Pitts place/../../Victuallers Recognizance

1825/Thomas Greenhill/Pitts Head, Pitts place/../../Victuallers Recognizance

1826/Thomas Greenhill/Pitts Head, Pitts place/../../Victuallers Recognizance

1833-34/Thomas Greenhill, Pitts Head, Pitts Place, Bankside/../../Pigots Directory

23rd January 1834 - Will of Thomas Greenhill of the Pitts Head Public house Pitts place in the Parish of St Saviour in the County of Surrey Licensed Victualler and after all expenses, to bequeath all estate to my wife Penelope Greenhill.

1839/Penelope Greenhill/../../../Pigot's Directory *

1841/Penelope Greenhill/Publican/64/../Census
1841/Penelope Greenhill/Assistant/28/../Census
1841/Eliza Greenhill/Assistant/24/../Census
1841/Maria Greenhill/Assistant/18/Surrey/Census
1841/James Young/Male Servant/15/Surrey/Census

In April 1843, Penelope Greenhill marries Thomas Samuel Smith at St Pancras

1851/Thomas Smith/Victualler/35/Christchurch, Surrey/Census
1851/Penelope Smith/Wife/46/Essex/Census
1851/Thomas Pross/Lodger, Fellowship Porter/33/St Saviour, Surrey/Census

November 1851/Thomas Samuel Smith, deceased/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era

November 1851/Penelope Smith, widow and executrix of Thomas Samuel Smith/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era

September 1853/Penelope Pross (late Smith)/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

September 1853/Thomas George Pross, her husband/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1861/Thomas G Pross/Licensed Victualler/44/Southwark, Surrey/Census
1861/Penelope Pross/Wife/56/West Ham, Essex/Census
1861/Henry Buckland/Pot Boy/17/Chelsea, Middlesex/Census

1871/John Escott/Licensed Victualler/36/Poplar Middlesex/Census ***
1871/Margaret Escott/Wife/33/Chatham Kent/Census
1871/Frances S Escott/Dau Scholar/12/Ratcliff Middlesex/Census
1871/John W Escott/Son Scholar/10/Poplar Middlesex/Census
1871/Thomas Escott/Son Scholar/6/Poplar Middlesex/Census
1871/Daniel Escott/Son/3/Southwark Surrey/Census
1871/Margaret S Escott/Dau/1m/Southwark Surrey/Census

Southwark Mercury 04 October 1879 - Transfer of Licences
St Saviours (Clink) : Pitts Head, Pitts place, John Hillyer to Louisa McHale

1881/J C Leopard/Licensed Victualler/33/Plumstead, Kent/Census
1881/E A Leopard/Wife/32/Brockford, Suffolk/Census
1881/T T Leopard/Son/10/Woolwich, Kent/Census
1881/S C Leopard/Son/8/Plumstead, Kent/Census
1881/G E Leopard/Daughter/5/Woolwich, Kent/Census
1881/J E Leopard/Son/3/Plumstead, Kent/Census

1891/Thomas George Walter Waterman/../../../Post Office Directory *

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