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Sort file:- Deptford, May, 2019.

Page Updated:- Saturday, 11 May, 2019.

PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest 1826-

White Swan

Open 2017+

217 Deptford High Street

St. Paul

Deptford

White Swan 2007

Above photo February 2007. Taken by Matt Martin.

 

The Kentish Mercury says it was a beer house under consideration for closure due to redundancy in 1908.

Also known as the "Swan," and Mamie O'Leary's."

 

From 18 March, 1868.

The Will of John Porter late of the "White Swan" Inn Deptford in the County of Kent Licensed Victualler deceased who died 2 February 1868 at the "White Swan" Inn aforesaid was proved at the Principal Registry by the oaths of William George Batchelor of Sydenham in the County aforesaid Gentleman and Samuel Wickens of St Johns Gate Clerkenwell in the County of Middlesex Licensed Victualler the Executors.

 

LICENSEE LIST

NEWBEGIN J 1826+

COTTON William 1832+ Pigot's Directory 1832-34

CRAWLEY Frederick 1940+

BARNARD James Townley to Jan/1846 Kentish Mercury

RAWCLIFFE Charles Jan/1846+ Kentish Mercury

BRAGGER William Henry 1848-51 Next pub licensee had

PORTER John 1851-Feb/68 dec'd (age 33 in 1851Census)

PORTER Elizabeth Mrs 1869-71+ (widow age 52 in 1871Census)

MORGAN Frederick 1881-82+ (age 33 in 1881Census)

GREEN & VINT 1891+

EVANS & BENNETT 1895+

EVANS A E 1908+ Kentish Mercury

HIGGINS William 1911-21+ (age 50 in 1911Census)

CARROLL James Stewart 1934+

BRUNJES Henry A 1938+

WHITTAKER James 1944+

GAYLE P S 1988-90+

http://pubshistory.com/WhiteSwanDept.shtml

 

Pigot's Directory 1832-34From the Pigot's Directory 1832-33-34

CensusCensus

Kentish MercuryKentish Mercury

 

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