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Kingsdown, St.Michael’s Hill & the Stoke’s Croft area

ALMA TAVERN Paul Street
1858 - 60 Eliza Heddon / 1863 - 67 George Nicholas / 1868 - 69 Thomas Pollinger (jnr)
1871 - 78 Norman Richards / 1879 - 86 Arthur Gillett / 1887 Richard Bull / 1889 - 94 Alfred Cruse
1896 Mrs. A. Cruse / 1899 George Stanbury / 1901 Jeremiah Hyde / 1904 George Harding

ANTELOPE Stoke’s Croft
1837 - 44 John Thomas / 1847 - 58 William Salter / 1860 - 63 Ann Salter / 1865 - 66 James Ricketts
1867 - 69 Andrew Lewis / 1871 - 75 Henry Bishop / 1877 - 78 T. Gall / 1879 Charles Tovey & Co.
1882 - 83 Thomas Sedgebeer / 1886 J. Machan / 1887 George Mills / 1889 Charles George
1891 William Northam / 1892 - 96 Henry Burrow / 1899 Thomas White / 1901 Nellie Jenkins

BELL Alfred Place 
1848 - 53 Thomas Boardman / 1855 M. Boardman / 1858 George Bishop / 1860 - 77 James Style
1882 - 83 George Wigens / 1886 - 87 George Long / 1889 - 94 George Wigens / 1896 James Bowrey
1897 George Wells / 1899 J. E. Witcomb / 1901- 14 Frank Shutler / 1917 Florence Shutler
1921 Arthur Haines / 1925 - 50 Florence Beatrice Haines
the Bell is still trading

BELL Hillgrove Street
         
1792 - 94 Ann Yem / 1800 Stephen Yem / 1822 John Wood / 1826 - 34 William Hunt / 1837 Hannah Hunt
1840 - 42 James Townsend / 1842 - 44 William Williams / 1847 - 48 Edward Gillett
1849 - 69 Robert Bickell / 1871 John Leworthy / 1872 - 89 William Norman / 1891 - 94 Frederick Keall
1896 - 1904 Jeremiah O’Leary / 1906 - 21 Catherine O’Leary / 1925 - 31 Alice O’Leary / 1935 Ronald Harris
1937 - 50 Catherine Mary Dodge
the Bell is still trading

CARPENTERS’ ARMS Lampblack Hill

1848 John Owen / 1853 - 60 Benjamin York

CASTLE Walker Street
1842 William Hall

COLSTON’S ARMS St.Michael’s Hill         
1822 - 28 John Weymouth / 1830 - 44 John Cochrane / 1849 Ann Cochrane / 1852 John Bullock
1853 - 56 Ann Anthony 1858 - 75 John Brodie / 1877 George Hearn / 1878 - 83 Samuel Hearn
1886 - 87 Caroline Hearn / 1889 John Baxter / 1891 Frederick Edgar / 1892 to 1893 Howard Usher
1894 Alfred Walker / 1896 W. Duck / 1897 Francis Frappell / 1901 Frances Love / 1904 E. W. Swann
1906 Theodore De Cokele / 1909 Annie Jowett / 1914 - 38 Fanny Davis / 1944 Rowland Bennett
1950 Victor Jennings
the Colston’s Arms is now known as Mr Micawber’s Ale House

CORK PORTER HOUSE Horfield Road
1853 - 55 Henry Pope

CORONATION INN Stokes Croft
1858 - 82 Robert Tyler / 1886 - 1937 George White & Co (Henry Banks proprietor 1937)
1938 - 50 Henry Banks
the Coronation Inn from 1937, presumably named to mark the coronation of King George VI
now named the Bristol Tavern

COTHAM PORTER HOUSE (STORES) Cotham Road South

1854 - 55 George King / 1858 Henry Davis / 1860 - 63 Richard Bodley / 1865 Stephen Bewley
1866 - 72 Samuel Simons / 1875 E. M. Gortzacoff / 1878 John Gwynne / 1879 - 83 Sarah Biggs
1886 Edward Bowden / 1887 - 91 Mary Jane Biddle / 1892 Richard Longstreth
1894 - 96 William Slaymaker / 1897 - 99 John Tanton / 1901 - 21 Marion Woolcock
1925 - 35 Marion Enoch / 1937 - 38 Jessie Elsie Hearn / 1944 - 50 Janet May Oaten
the Cotham Porter Stores is still trading

CRISPIN’S ARMS Eugene Street
1832 Robert Sayer

CROWN Lower Church Lane (St.Michael’s Hill)
1832 - 34 John Medlam / 1837 - 42 Thomas Jenkins / 1847 Joseph Lansdown / 1848 E. Russell
1854 L. Lovell / 1855 - 58 J. J. Clark / 1860 F. Plowman / 1863 Mrs. Frances Plummer
1867 - 71 Francis Plummer / 1872 - 79 William Claxton / 1889 - 1921 John Penny

CROWN Clarence Place
1858 George Briggs / 1863 - 72 John Rawlings / 1877 Thomas Blackmore / 1878 - 83 George Millard
1886 - 93 Alfred Pocock / 1897 - 99 John Chorley Harvey / 1904 C. South / 1906 Charles Howell
1909 Elizabeth Neil / 1914 - 17 Mary McClean / 1925 - 38 Albert Richards / 1944 - 50 Frank Emery

CROWN Jamaica Street
1775 William Bryan / 1794 James Culverworth / 1800 Thomas Brown / 1822 - 34 Robert Webb
1837 Joseph Jackson / 1840 J. Bounds / 1842 - 44 George Harding / 1847 Henry Watkins
1848 - 49 William Angus / 1852 Alfred Iles / 1853 Ann Brown / 1854 - 56 Alfred Pool / 1860 W. H. Balch
1863 Henry Everett / 1865 Charles Brook / 1866 - 69 John Mills / 1871 - 72 John Jewell
1875 John Nicholas / 1877 - 79 James Nash / 1881 - 83 John Galliford / 1886 - 87 William Heather
1889 - 1904 Maria Heather / 1906 - 09 Arthur Vaughan / 1914 - 21 Jane Hillier / 1925 - 35 William Peters
1937 - 38 Wilfred Webb / 1940 Edward Godwin / 1940 Thomas Dermald / 1944 - 50 Thomas King

CRYSTAL PALACE Montague Hill
1871 - 77 William White / 1879 Emma Morgan / 1882 Jane Shee / 1883 - 1891 John Jenkins
1894 John Howard / 1896 - 97 Edward Brown / 1899 Mrs. E. Brown / 1901 - 31 Elsie Richardson
1935 - 38 Daisy Archer / 1944 Mrs. W. Richards / 1950 Olive Irene Green / 1958 Esther Fantini

DUBLIN PORTER STORES Hillgrove Street
1854 - 55 John Hamer / 1858 William Tudball / 1865 - 71 Samuel Harman / 1872 - 77 Caroline Norman
1879 - 87 Barnius Kinnard / 1889 - 1904 Jane Barber / 1906 Charles Barber / 1909 Jane Barber
1914 - 28 William Mellish / 1931 - 38 Edward Peaty / 1944 William Webber / 1950 Doris Ivy Bakewell
now known as the Hillgrove Porter Stores

DUKE OF CLARENCE Clarence Place
1840 John Knight / 1842 - 44 Charity Seldon

(OLD) FOX & CRANE Montague Hill / Eugene Street
1847 Joseph Reeve / 1848 to 1853 William Renshaw / 1854 - 55 William Fowler / 1858 William Bishop
1860 - 69 Isaac Bracher / 1871 - 77 William Bracher / 1878 - 79 Mary Tavener / 1882 John Voke
1883 A. Matthews / 1886 James Pearce / 1889 George Pearce / 1891 - 97 James William Pearce
1899 William James Pearce / 1901 Robert Cole

FREMANTLE ALE & PORTER STORES Francis Place
1866 - 77 Frederick Cawley / 1878 John Bromham / 1879 Thomas Mills / 1886 Elizabeth Hobbs
1887 Frederick Allen / 1889 Harry Hobb / 1891 Mary Jane Biddle / 1892 Frank Inman
1896 Ellen Thomson / 1897 - 1901 Emily Hunt / 1904 - 06 Henry Morgan / 1909 Charles Rogers

FULL MOON Horfield Road
1842 - 44 John Reed (jnr) / 1848 John Johns / 1853 - 55 William Pingree / 1863 - 66 Henry Wright
1871 - 78 Joseph Nock / 1882 - 83 A. Loton / 1886 - 87 M. Chambers / 1889 - 91 Milford Carter
1897 - 99 Mary Hawksworth

GLOBE Stoke’s Croft
1871 - 72 Walton King / 1877 - 87 Simon Stone / 1889 Arthur Beer / 1891 Samuel Grimster
1894 - 99 Alfred Gay / 1901 Mrs. Gay / 1904 - 06 Walter Fancourt / 1909 Joseph Russell
1917 Philip Owen / 1928 - 31 Elizabeth Almond / 1935 - 37 Frederick Pullen

HIGHBURY PARK TAVERN St.Michael’s Hill
1871 John Dando / 1872 to 1877 Joseph Dando / 1878 - 83 Sarah Dando / 1886 - 89 David Jeans
1891 - 93 Louisa Davis / 1894 - 1928 William Easterbrook / 1931 Louisa Easterbrook
1935 - 50 Frank Ford
once a popular cider house, the Highbury Park Tavern is now named the Bar @ 155

HIGHBURY WINE VAULTS St.Michael’s Hill
 
1871 William Partt / 1872 to 1891 Mary Ann Lewis / 1892 - 99 Richard Andean / 1901 F. Ansell
1904 - 25 Thomas Sayer / 1928 - 50 Thomas Evans
the Highbury Vaults is still trading

KINGSDOWN PORTER HOUSE Horfield Road
1858 - 60 William Hare / 1863 - 66 Henry White

KINGSDOWN PORTER STORES Alfred Place
1879 Alfred Williams / 1882 - 83 John Reaford / 1886 - 89 William Coles / 1891 - 9 John King
1897 - 1909 George Williams

KINGSDOWN WINE VAULTS Kingsdown Parade
1867 Peter Leach / 1868 - 69 S. J. Booth / 1871 - 77 John White / 1877 - 79 William Millman
1882 - 1909 Emily Millman / 1914 George Norman / 1917 - 21 Mary Jane Norman
1925 Alice Jane Bayntun / 1928 - 31 Sydney Whitewood / 1935 - 44 Lionel Nash / 1950 Ada Nash
listed as the Star in 1867, the Kingsdown Wine Vaults has also been known as Booth’s Hotel and
White’s Hotel, the pub is still trading

KING OF PRUSSIA St.Michael’s Hill
1775 Mary Viner

KING’S ARMS Paul Street
1826 Elizabeth Hughes / 1828 - 32 Thomas Barron / 1834 George Strange / 1837 Thomas Barron
1840 - 48 Stephen Hughes / 1849 - 60 William Pitman / 1863 - 78 Thomas Pollinger
1879 to 1886 George Southcott / 1887 to 1891 Sidney Pobjoy / 1892 to 1896 Samuel Joy
1897 Harry Joy / 1899 Robert Goodenough / 1901 - 25 Arthur Goodenough / 1928 Robert Goodenough
1931 - 35 Archibald Neathey / 1937 - 38 Edgar May / 1944 Frederick Roberts
the King’s Arms is still trading

KING’S HEAD Stoke’s Croft

1775 Thomas Cooksley / 1792 - 94 William Landsdown / 1800 Edward Smith / 1828 - 48 James Waters
1853 - 54 M. Waters / 1863 - 1962 Waters & Co.
no pub name given after 1800, the King’s Arms from 1963, recently the Pint & Pie, now known as the
Junction

LORD NELSON Alfred Place

1837 - 44 John Nelson

LORD RAGLAN Thomas Street
1858 M. Durling / 1860 - 82 Joseph Lloyd / 1886 - 87 John Finch / 1889 Eleanor Finch
1891 - 97 John Bowden / 1899 - 1906 Mrs. E. Bowden / 1909 Alfred Stewart / 1914 - 17 Frank Harris

MARLBOROUGH (HILL) PORTER STORES Marlborough Hill
1866 - 83 John Chandler / 1886 Joseph Allen / 1887 George Payne / 1889 Matilda Davis
1891 - 92 William Day / 1994 - 99 Arbina Day / 1901 Arbina Tonkin / 1906 - 28 Edwin Day
1935 - 44 Arthur Tipney / 1950 Kate Louise Tipney

MASONS’ ARMS Thomas Street  
1844 - 49 George Rudman / 1853 - 69 Margaret Rudman / 1871 - 72 Mary Rudman / 1875 - 77 T. Kerslake
1878 T. Payne / 1879 Isaac Payne / 1882 - 83 Henry Cundy / 1886 - 89 Thomas Jackson Wildgust
1891 Henry Slade / 1894 - 1906 John Forward / 1909 Clara Gillard / 1914 - 25 William Watts
1928 Emily Watts / 1931 - 38 William Hartnell / 1944 - 50 Alfred Mayes
the Masons’ Arms is now known as the Hare on the Hill

MONTAGUE HOTEL Kingsdown Parade

MONTAGUE (HILL) PORTER STORES Montague Hill
1863 - 67 Thomas Manfield / 1868 - 72 William Gratton / 1875 Maria Georgina Gratton
1877 - 79 Stephen Knight / 1881 to 1886 Edwin Leach / 1887 to 1888 Sarah Leach
1889 to 1910 Sarah Vowles / 1911 - 19 John Vowles / 1921 - 38 Thomas Clements

NEW INN Paul Street
1868 - 77 William Clyst / 1879 - 87 Sophia Clyst / 1889 Edward Bowden / 1891 - 96 Reginald Hawkins
1897 - 1921 Sarah Jane Hawkins

NORTH END ALE STORES Stoke’s Croft
1863 - 67 Simon Stone / 1871 John Smith / 1872 James Vernon / 1877 William Taylor / 1879 Amelia May
1882 Eliza Moulton / 1883 to 1886 Donald McKay Barry / 1887 to 1891 George Wells
1892 - 94 Joseph Weeks / 1896 - 97 Charles Pardy / 1899 - 1906 George Rich / 1909 William Bramley
1914 Dick Smith / 1928 - 31 George Wyatt / 1935 - 38 Alec Boulton / 1944 John Mountford
1950 Arthur Steward

ODD FELLOWS’ ARMS Church Lane (St. Michael’s Hill)
1847 - 48 William Hawkins / 1849 W. Kibbey / 1855 C. Pearce / 1858 - 66 William Williams
1866 - 67 Elizabeth Morris

OLD PARK TAVERN Medical Avenue (St. Michael’s Hill)
1871 William Rugman / 1872 - 75 Mrs. S. Widgery / 1877 - 91 Edward Horsey / 1896 Alexander McCullock
1897 William Hardwell / 1899 George Evans / 1901 William Hardwell / 1904 Alfred Bird / 1906 Grace Bird
1909 - 37 Grace Maria Gilbert / 1938 - 44 Philip Hext / 1950 Geoffrey Sharpe

OLD ROSE St.Michael’s Hill
1775 William Thomas

OXFORD ARMS Oxford Street
1858 C. Beachey / 1860 Eliza Vincent / 1863 - 75 Thomas Morris / 1877 - 78 Eliza Morris
1879 Joseph Floyd / 1882 - 83 J. Howe / 1886 - 1901 Albert Coombes / 1904 F. Perry
1909 Sarah David / 1914 Bessie Kinsman / 1917 Ernest Porter

PRINCE ALFRED Tankard’s Close
1865 - 66 George Harvey

PRINCE EUGENE Eugene Street
1834 George Toynton

PRINCE OF WALES Horfield Road
1871 John Griffiths / 1875 Elizabeth Marsh / 1877 - 79 Joseph Davis / 1881 - 83 William Sutherland
1886 - 87 C. E. Bowden / 1889 Louisa Biles / 1891 - 1914 John Williams / 1917 - 38 Arthur Chillcott
the Prince Of Wales was bombed 26th February 1941

PRINCE OF WALES Tankard’s Close
1865 - 66 Thomas Nicholas / 1867 - 69 Caroline Arnal / 1871 - 86 William Sarsfield
1887 - 96 Stephen Calway / 1897 - 1917 Elisha Bryant

QUEEN’S HEAD Paul Street
1853 George Gibbs / 1855 Charles Long

ROYAL FORT TAVERN St.Michael’s Hill
1871 Charles Stafford / 1872 Lewis Halse / 1875 John Board / 1877 Emma Williams
1878 - 79 George Darbey / 1882 T. Crouch / 1883 Charles Bosdet / 1886 - 87 Thomas Wood
1889 John Bruton / 1891 Caroline Fealey / 1892 - 93 James Hewitt / 1896 Daniel Britt
1897 - 99 Annie Elizabeth Potter / 1901 E. Brookman

ROBIN HOOD St.Michael’s Hill
1848 - 49 John Gerrish / 1853 - 55 T. Jarrett / 1860 - 65 Thomas Shipp / 1866 - 72 Hannah Shipp
1875 - 79 Thomas Ridler / 1882 - 1904 Matilda Ridler / 1906 Lydia Wride / 1914 - 40 James Callaway
1940 Nellie Callaway / 1944 - 50 Lionel Hamblett
the Robin Hood is still trading

ST. MICHAEL’S ALE & PORTER STORES St.Michael’s Hill
1865 - 89 Walter Gates / 1891 - 93 Daniel Weymouth / 1894 Henry Biggs / 1896 Kate Biggs
1897 - 99 George Garraway / 1901 Albert Barratt / 1904 - 50 William Hauser
this pub is now the Cyprus Kebab House

SCOTCHMAN & HIS PACK St.Michael’s Hill
1775 Henry Taylor / 1794 - 1800 William Manfield / 1822 - 32 Thomas Oswald / 1837 - 52 Thomas Dowell
1853 - 56 Sophia Cambridge / 1858 - 68 Charles Stephens / 1869 - 75 William Simpson
1877 - 82 John Llewellin / 1883 - 87 G. Margrate / 1889 - 1901 Charles Grimster
1904 - 17 Charles Yandell / 1921 - 25 Sidney Whitewood / 1928 Peter Hayman / 1931 - 50 George Tyler
the Scotchman & His Pack is still trading

SHAMROCK Eugene Street
1889 - 94 Henry Tout / 1896 Jane Floyd / 1897 John Bicker / 1899 - 1909 Elizabeth Headford

SHIP Jamaica Street
1775 Hannah Boston

SOMERSET HOUSE Stokes Croft
1863 - 89 Samuel Palmer / 1891 - 1901 Thomas Withers / 1904 - 09 William Bisp
1914 - 50 Frederick Coombs
the Somerset House also had an entrance in City Road and a dangerously steep stairway down to
the gents

SUGAR LOAF St.Michael’s Hill
1775 William Pieare

SUN Stoke’s Croft
1775 Thomas Win

(LITTLE) SWAN Stoke’s Croft
1848 - 66 John Tossell / 1866 - 72 Mary Tossell / 1875 - 89 John Eastman / 1891 Clara Eastman
1892 to 1893 Martha Street / 1894 - 1901 Donald Barry / 1904 - 09 George Rexworthy
1914 Bridget Spencer / 1917 - 25 Albert Alder / 1928 - 31 Alfred Scott / 1935 - 37 Jeremiah McCarthy

SWAN HOTEL Stoke’s Croft
1775 - 92 Robert Arnold / 1794 Mary Arnold / 1800 - 22 Robert Davis / 1826 - 37 Elizabeth Williams
1840 - 55 Stephen Price / 1856 P. Thomas / 1858 W. Baker / 1860 H. Edwards / 1863 - 68 Job Scriven
1869 - 72 James Hewitt / 1875 - 79 George Smallcombe / 1882 - 87 Arthur Seaton
1889 Agnes Milcheson / 1891 - 94 Thomas Forbutt / 1896 - 1909 George Margrate / 1914 John Atherton
1917 Walter Carter / 1921 Charles Morris / 1925 Charles Evans / 1928 Ethel Fey / 1935 Leonard Hoyles
1937 Bert Henrey / 1944 William Davey / 1950 Harry Whitmore
the Swan Hotel is now named the Croft

TANKARD Tankard’s Close
1832 - 37 Stephen Brown / 1840 - 42 Lydia Brown / 1847 - 49 Elizabeth Brown

TRAFALGAR Walker Street
1832 Richard Johns

TRENT ALE STORES Nine Tree Hill
1860 Beville de Rosa Wimberley

UNION TAVERN Hillgrove Street
1842 W. Snow / 1844 - 47 Hannah Snow / 1848 - 55 William Powell / 1858 - 67 Hannah Powell
1867 Samuel Clark / 1868 - 69 Alfred York / 1871 - 83 John Atwell / 1886 - 1906 Ellen Wilkins
1909 S. Cleak / 1914 Mary Woodbury

WHITE BEAR St.Michael’s Hill
1775 Sarah Bower / 1800 James Gurner / 1822 John Pring / 1825 - 51 Benjamin Pring
1852 Elizabeth Pring / 1853 - 79 Benjamin Pring / 1886 Richard Gibbings / 1889 - 91 William Slaymaker
1892 - 94 Elizabeth Ann Hedges / 1896 A. Applin / 1897 John Rickard / 1901 F. John / 1904 Helen Gould
1906 Job Dursley / 1909 George Popham / 1914 - 17 William Pyne / 1921 - 25 John King
1928 - 38 Edmund Grindrod / 1944 Mary Grindrod / 1950 Marion Gale
the White Bear is still trading

 

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