Pub history

Lion Commercial Hotel, Bridge Street & Cattle Market, Belper, Derbyshire

Belper pub history index

There have been a few variations of this pub’s name over the years. **

Directory of Pubs in the UK, historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Derbyshire. The Derbyshire listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

Lion, 24 Bridge Street, Belper - in December 2012

Lion, 24 Bridge Street, Belper - in December 2012

Kindly provided by Stephen harris

The following entries are in this format:

Year/Publican or other Resident/Relationship to Head and or Occupation/Age/Where Born/Source.

1828/[Red Lion] Joseph Deaville/../../../Pigot’s Directory 1828-29 **

1835/[Red Lion] Joseph Deaville/../../../Pigot’s Directory **

1842/[Lion] John C Taylor/../../../Pigot’s Directory **

1852/[Lion] John Charles Taylor/../../../Freebody’s Directory **

1855/[Red Lion] John Charles Taylor/../../../Post Office Directory **

1857/[Lion Inn] John Taylor / & Excise Office /../../White’s Directory of Derbyshire **

1862/[Lion Inn] John C Taylor / & Inland Revenue Office /../../White’s Directory of Sheffield **

1870/[Red Lion Hotel] James Abbey/../../../Harrod’s Directory **

1874/[Lion Hotel] Sml. Tetley / Victualler /../../Wright’s Directory of South Derbyshire **

1881/Francis Bennett/Lion commercial hotel & posting house, Bridge Street/../../Kellys Directory ****

1881/Francis Bennett/Hotel Keeper/35/Aylesbury, Buckingham/Census ****
1881/Clara Bennett/Wife/32/High Wycombe, Buckingham/Census
1881/Ellen J Bennett/Daughter/8/Buckingham, Buckingham/Census
1881/Clara F Bennett/Daughter/6/Buckingham, Buckingham/Census
1881/Florence Bennett/Daughter/3/Belper, Derby/Census
1881/Jeaanette Treacher/Sister In Law, Farmers Daughter/30/High Wycombe, Buckingham/Census
1881/Mary Chubb/Waitress/30/Ironville, Derby/Census
1881/Margaret Horsley/Cook/27/Fritchley, Derby/Census
1881/Sarah Young/Barmaid/24/Kings Lynn, Norfolk/Census
1881/Alice Walker/Nursemaid/14/Belper, Derby/Census
1881/Lachurie Finnerean/Civil Engineer/18/Ipswich, Suffolk/Census

1891/[Lion Hotel] Harold William Albert Keyl/../../../Kelly’s Directory **

1891/Harold William A Keyl/Hotel Keeper/37/St Johns Wood, London/Census ****
1891/Emma Elizabeth Keyl/Wife/40/Oxford, Oxfordshire/Census
1891/Constance Victoria Keyl/Daughter/4/Derby, Derbyshire/Census
1891/Alice Grace Cooper/Step Daughter, Waitress/17/Lewisham, Surrey/Census
1891/James Forbes Cooper/Stepson/9/Kingston, Surrey/Census
1891/Mary Ann Ransome/Cook/28/Luton, Bedfordshire/Census
1891/Ada Fisher/Barmaid/22/Hull, Yorkshire/Census
1891/Agnes Selina Lane/Waitress/21/Elstow, Bedfordshire/Census
1891/Jane Hyde/Housemaid/21/Derby, Derbyshire/Census

1895/[Lion Hotel] William Reason/../../../Kelly’s Directory **

1899/[Lion Hotel] William Reason/../../../Kelly’s Directory of Derbyshire **

1901/George H Chamberlain/Licensed Victualler/58/Mountnessing, Essex/Census
1901/Emma Chamberlain/Wife/58/Liverpool, Lancashire/Census
1901/Sarah A Chamberlain/Daughter/25/Alfreton, Derbyshire/Census
1901/Emma M Chamberlain/Daughter/23/Alfreton, Derbyshire/Census
1901/Clara Bond/Barmaid/20/Derby, Derbyshire/Census
1901/Emma Nash/General Servant/26/Yeaveley, Derbyshire/Census

1912/[Lion Hotel] George Spray Harriman/../../../Kelly’s Directory of Derbyshire **

1925/George Charles Cribben/Lion commercial hotel, Bridge Street & Cattle Market/../Kellys Directory ****

1932/Jas Mountney/proprietor/../Kellys Directory ****

1941/T E Williams/proprietor/../Kellys Directory ****



** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

And Last updated on: Wednesday, 03-Jul-2019 20:10:01 BST