Status: Closed and demolished
Address: 176 Rotherhithe Street, SE16 (streetmap) (osm) (gmap) (bingmap) (streetview)
London borough: Southwark
Former address: 309 Rotherhithe Street (1871)
Historical parish: Rotherhithe
Dates open: [1789]-[1882]
Notes: The only record giving a name is a 1789 Sun Fire Office insurance record at 309 Rotherhithe Street calling it the "Swan", though there's no evidence from Post Office directories or census returns of this being a beer retailer until 1869 (though this doesn't mean it wasn't there). I any case, this may not have been the name it was using at that later time.
Sources: Open date: Archives
Census 1851 (not listed as a pub)/1861 (not listed as a pub)/1871 [J Clark]/1881 [J Clark] (not listed as a pub)/1891 (not listed as a pub)
PO 1869/1882
References: MS 11936/365/564006 (as "Swan")
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