Corley's Tavern

Status: Closed and demolished
Address: 286 New North Road, N1 8SU (streetmap) (osm) (gmap) (bingmap) (streetview)
London borough: Islington
Former name(s): Kenilworth Castle
Former address: 19 King Street (1856)
Historical parish: Islington
Dates open: [1575]-c2011
rebuilt 1953 demolished 2011
Owner: Ind Coope [Taylor Walker] (former)
Notes: An archival source seems to suggest there was an Islington pub called the "Kenilworth Castle" as far back as the 16th century, presumably this one.
Photo taken in July 2010
Sources: Open date: Club Life of London via Tris C (e-mail)
Close date: Pubs History
Rebuilding date: CAMRA
Census 1851 [J Clipperton]
PO 1856/1869/1882/1895/1915 (all as "Kenilworth Castle")
Tris C (e-mail)
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