Status: Open
Address: 26-28 Ray Street, EC1R 3DJ (streetmap) (osm) (gmap) (bingmap) (streetview)
London borough: Islington
Former name(s): Coach and Horses
Cock Inn [same site]
Former address: 28-29 Ray Street (1921)
29 Ray Street (1899)
Historical parish: Clerkenwell
Dates open: [1695]-2015, 2018-
Owner: Harcourt Inns
Taylor Walker (former)
Cannon Brewery (former)
Website: Website
Notes: The Survey of London mentions the "Cock Inn" as a "forerunner of the present-day Coach and Horses" (so presumably on the same site), and its address was given as Hockley-in-the-Hole, an older name for the area. Renamed as the "Coach" in 2018.
Photo taken in September 2008
Sources: Open date: Survey of London
Close date: Randomness Guide to London
Reopen date: Tris C (e-mail)
Owner: pub website/Tris C (e-mail)
London Drinker WP25
PO 1839/1856/1869/1882/1895/1899/1915 (all as "Coach & Horses")
References: MS 11936/366/567204
MS 11936/370/573688
MS 11936/442/814073
MS 11936/512/1069097
MS 11936/513/1076615
MS 11936/514/1080055
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