DOVER KENT ARCHIVES

Sort file:- Deptford, May, 2019.

Page Updated:- Monday, 06 May, 2019.

PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest 1869

White Lion

Closed 1915

87 Charles Street

Deptford

 

Also addressed as 24 Comet Street.

It is believed the pub closed in 1915 and has since been demolished.

 

From a local paper December 1870.

TOWNSEND JEMIMA.

12 December. Administration of the Personal Estate of Jemima Townsend (Wife of George Townsend) late of White Post Lane Hatcham in the county of Kent who died 14th November 1870 at White Post Lane was granted at the Principal Registry for the said George Townsend of the "White Lion" Charles Street, Deptford in the said County, licensed victualler.

 

LICENSEE LIST

STEPHENS William Thomas 1869+

TOWNSEND George 1870+

HARVEY Robert J 1871+ (age 25 in 1871Census)

PENTON Henry James 1881-82+ (age 36 in 1881Census)

MIDDLETON William 1891-95+ (also Boiler Maker age 47 in 1891Census)

TESTER Charles 1899-1901+ (age 35 in 1899Census)

LAND George 1910-15+ (age 44 in 1911Census)

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