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Castle, 147 Kentish Town road NW1

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This pub was present by 1651 and was rebuilt in 1848. In 1861 and earlier,  it is listed at 23 Providence Place, Kentish Town. It is now called Bullet (2007) & now known as the Flowerpot. Closed in 2011 at which time it was known as Heroes and is currently under threat of demolition (2014).
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Castle Tavern, Kentish Town - in 1849

Castle Tavern, Kentish Town - in 1849

Castle Tavern, Kentish Town - circa 1883

Castle Tavern, Kentish Town - circa 1883

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The Castle Tavern, Kentish Town Road - licensee F Newport (circa 1910)

The Castle Tavern, Kentish Town Road - licensee F Newport (circa 1910)

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Castle, 147 Kentish Town Road, NW1 - in March 2007

Castle, 147 Kentish Town Road, NW1 - in March 2007

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Castle Tavern, 147 Kentish Town Road, NW1 - February 2010

Castle Tavern, 147 Kentish Town Road, NW1 - February 2010

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Castle Tavern, 147 Kentish Town Road, NW1 - in May 2016

Castle Tavern, 147 Kentish Town Road, NW1 - in May 2016

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EX Castle Tavern, 147 Kentish Town Road, NW1 - in September 2019, now flats and offices

EX Castle Tavern, 147 Kentish Town Road, NW1 - in September 2019, now flats and offices

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Residents at this address.

1814/Jane Bateman/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives *

1833-34/John Thomas Clark, Castle, Providence place, Kentish town/../../Pigots Directory

1836/John Thomas Clark, Castle, Providence place, Kentish Town/../../Pigot's Directory

1839/Joseph Richard Carter/../../../Pigot's Directory *

1843/Joseph Richard Carter/../../../Post Office Directory

1846/J. R. Carter/../../../Post Office Directory *

1848/Joseph Richard Carter/../../../Post Office Directory

January 1849/Joseph Richard Carter/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

January 1849/John Eeles Lawford, from old house about to be pulled down to a nrew house/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

1851/John E Lawford, Castle PH, Providence Place, Kentish Town/../../Kellys Directory

April 1853/William Stevens/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

April 1853/John William Read/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1856/James Jones/../../../Post Office Directory

1861/James Jones/Licensed Victualler, Widow/59/St James, Middlesex/Census
1861/James W Jones/Son, Ironmongers Assistant/26/Newington Butts, Surrey/Census
1861/William Jones/Son, Cellerman/25/Newington Butts, Surrey/Census
1861/Louisa W Jones/Daughter/13/Lambeth, Surrey/Census
1861/Richard Palmer/Barman/17/Hadlow, Kent/Census
1861/Arabella C Hall/Barmaid/46/Newton Wood, Northampton/Census
1861/Ann Daniels/Cook/51/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census
1861/Frederick J Hinchley/Potman/25/Uxbridge, Middlesex/Census

December 1867 /James Jones/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

December 1867 /William Jones/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1869/William Jones/../../../Post Office Directory

1881/William Sewell/Licensed Victualler, Widow/41/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1881/Jane Sewell/Daughter/18/Chelsea, Middlesex/Census
1881/Mary Sewell/Mother, Widow/62/Chelsea, Middlesex/Census
1881/Sarah Worledge/Niece/17/Homerton, Middlesex/Census
1881/Elizabeth Mansfield/General Servant/22/St Pancras, Middlesex/Census
1881/William Griffiths/Barman/11/Hull, York/Census
1881/Arthur Miall/Barman/27/Peckham, Surrey/Census

1882/William Sewell/../../../Post Office Directory

1884/William Sewell/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/Edwin Jas Locke/../../../Post Office Directory

1895/Percy Freeman/../../../Post Office Directory *

1899/Francis Newport/../../../Post Office Directory

1906/Francis Newport/../../../Post Office Directory *

1910/Francis Newport/../../../Post Office Directory

1915/William Hickey/../../../Post Office Directory

1921/William Hickey/../../../Post Office Directory

In 1921 census at 147 Kentish Town Road, St Pancras are
William Hickey, Licenced Victualler, aged 65 years 3 months, and born in Aldershot, Hampshire
Esther Vlies, Sister, House Keeper, aged 60 years 8 months, and born Co Kerry, Ireland
Ena Allen, Niece, aged 35 years, and born Islington, London
Martha Mary Leager, Housemaid, aged 38 years 3 months, and born Swindon, Wiltshire
Lucy Caroline Orden, Barmaid, aged 43 years 3 months, and born Ashburton, Devon
Marian Janet Brown, Barmaid, aged 17 years 10 months, and born Swindon, Wiltshire

1927/Charles Henry Pincombe/../../../Post Office Directory *

1934/Harry Silver/../../../Kellys Directory

1938/Rt J Bewell/../../../Post Office Directory

1940/Robert James Bewell/../../../Post Office Directory *

1966/D O'Connor, Castle, 147 Kentish Town road NW1/../../Licensed Victuallers Association


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