Green Gate

Status: Closed
Address: 198 City Road, EC1V 2PH (streetmap) (osm) (gmap) (bingmap) (streetview)
London borough: Islington
Former name(s): Cumberland Head and Green Gate Tavern
Green Gate
Former address: 220 City Road (1910)
1 Powell Place, City Road (1856)
Historical parish: St Luke
Dates open: [1788]-[1953]
Notes: Now a shop. The "Cumberland Head" mentioned in the 1856 directory may have once been a separate pub; an 1802 Sun Fire Office insurance record mentions a property "near the Cumberland Head on the north side of the City Road", so presumably was near where "London Assurance" is now (see separate entry).
Photo taken in July 2008
Sources: Open date: Archives
Census 1861 [W Anderson]
OS 1953
PO 1856 (as "Cumberland Head & Green Gate Tavern")/1869/1882/1895/1899/1915 (all as "Green Gate")
References: MS 11936/357/551876 (as "Green Gate")
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