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Chamberlains Arms, 12 Noble street, Goswell street, St Luke EC1

The name is given as The Man in the Moon in Sun Fire Office insurance records of 1824 and earlier. At 12 Bastwick Street in 1891. Closed in 1909 as a pub through the compensation award scheme. *

St Luke pub history index

Residents at this address.

1808/Mr Harrold/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1811/Stephen Applegate, The Man in the Moon, Noble street, Goswell street/../../Holdens Directory

1819/Sabbath Church/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1824/James Pead/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1833-34/George Rooke, Chamberlains Arms, 12 Noble Street, Goswell street/../../Pigots Directory

I have been researching my family tree following my fathers line (Granger), who had a pub in Noble Street, St Lukes Middlesex **

1836/Thomas Granger / Victualler /../../Sun Fire Office records held at Guildhall Library *+

1837/Thomas Granger/licensed Victualler/36/Middlesex/Birth certificate for son **
1837/Elizabeth Granger/wife/32/Middlesex/Birth cert for son
1837/Thomas Granger/son/0/Middlesex/Birth certificate

1838/Thomas Granger / Victualler /../../Sun Fire Office records held at Guildhall Library *+

1839/James Burkett/../../../Pigots Directory

1841/Elizabeth Granger/Victualler/36/Middlesex/Census **
1841/Elizabeth Granger/Daughter/14/Middlesex/Census
1841/Hannah Granger/Daughter/9/Middlesex/Census
1841/Thomas Granger/Son/4/Middlesex/Census
1841/William Granger/Son/1/Middlesex/Census

1842/G Gibson/../../../Robson’s Directory *+

1844/Thomas Granger/Licensed Victualler/43/Middlesex/Death Certificate **
(I assume that the rest of the family, as above, were also there at this time but have no proof.)

1848/Mrs Elizabeth Granger/../../../Post Office Directory *

My maiden name was Granger and I am related to Thomas. ***

Thomas and Elizabeth, child Thomas married Fanny Rushworth;
child Nelson married Alice Wigington; child Herbert [ my father ]

1851/Henry Field/Licensed Victualler/23/Reading Berkshire/Census **
1851/Elizabeth Field/Sister, servant/18/Reading Berkshire/Census
1851/William Robbins/Uncle, Carpenter/-/Berkshire/Census
1851/Elizabeth Robbins/Aunt/47/Berkshire/Census (wife of William)
1851/Harry Robbins/Cousin, Carpenter/25/Berkshire/Census

1851/John Harris/../../../Finsbury Petty Sessions

June 1851/John Harris/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era

June 1851/Henry Field/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era

September 1853/William Slater/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era

September 1853/Charles Mills, late of the Cape of Good Hope, Lime street/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era

1856/John Walker/../../../Post Office Directory

1861/James Howlett/Publican/44/Middlesex/Census **
1861/Sarah Howlett/wife/46/Middlesex/Census
1861/Mary Howlett/Daughter/Barmaid/18/Surrey/Census
1861/James Howlett/Son/Waiter/15/Surrey/Census
1861/Charlotte Howlett/Daughter/9/Surrey/Census
1861/Mary Carey/Servant/18/Surrey/Census
1861/John Parker/Boarder/Engine Smith/38/Deptford, Kent/Census

April 1865/Henry Barrow/ Outgoing Licensee /../../North London News

April 1865/Edward Heave/ Incoming Licensee /../../North London News

March 1866/Thomas Rogers/License renewal/../Clerkenwell News

1869/William Luxton/../../../Post Office Directory

1871/Edwin Hy Job/Licensed Victualler/61/Clerkenwell/Census
1871/Mary Ann Job/Wife/44/South Molton street/Census
1871/Elizabeth Adam/Step Daughter/16/Pimlico/Census
1871/John W Adam/Stepson/14/City/Census
1871/Mary Ann Adam/Step Daughter/12/City/Census
1871/Thomas W Adam/Stepson/10/City/Census
1871/Alice Adam/Step Daughter/8/City/Census
1871/Alfred Job/Son/1/City/Census
1871/Ann Lovelace/Servant/59/Morden, Dorset/Census

1881/William Price/Licensed Victualler/52/Bethnal Green/Census
1881/Sophia Price/Wife/52/Bethnal Green/Census
1881/Sophia Price/Daughter/27/Bethnal Green/Census
1881/Susannah Neil/Sister/41/Bethnal Green/Census
1881/Sophia Neil/Niece/8/Bethnal Green/Census
1881/Clayton Wild/Visitor, Carpenter Unemployed/26/Bethnal Green/Census
1881/Alfred Uncle/Visitor, Gas & Hot Water Fitter/27/St Luke, Middlesex/Census
1881/Susannah Uncle/Visitor/22/St Matthew Bethnal Green/Census

1882/Wm Price/../../../Post Office Directory

1884/William Price/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/Charles James Anderton/../../../Post Office Directory

1895/William Andrews/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/James John Pluckrose jun/../../../Post Office Directory

1901/George Kendall/Publican/62/Homerton, London/Census
1901/Jane Elizabeth Kendall/Wife/52/Homerton, London/Census
1901/Charles Kendall/Son, Publicans Manager/25/Berkshire/Census
1901/Ada Kendall/Daughter/15/Limehouse, London/Census
1901/Flo Kendall/Daughter/13/Limehouse, London/Census
1901/Lucy Kendall/Wife/27/Limehouse, London/Census
1901/M Farrell/Relative/3/Poplar, London/Census
1901/Charles Kendall/Son/3 months/St Lukes, London/Census

Islington Gazette - 01 October 1907 Transfers granted
Chamberlains Arms, 12 Bastwick stret, St Lukes from Charles Cowie to William Smith Toll

London Evening Standard 28 October 1908
Licensing Act 1904 Notice of principal meeting to discuss by the Compensation authority on the 6th, 7th, 8th and 9th July 1908
Chamberlains Arms, 12 Bastwick street, St Lukes, Full, William Smith Toll

Shoreditch Observer 30 January 1909
The Compensation authority for the County of London made the following awards to be divided among the licencees, brewers, freeholders and other persons interested. Altogether the committee sat for five hours and awarded £150,769 10s compensation to be allocated to persons interested in 77 licences.
Chamberlains Arms, 12 Bastwick street, St Lukes, £1,917

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