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Here is what we think is the only comprehensive record of pubs and beerhouses within the Coventry city boundaries going back as far as available records allow. This is an ongoing project so contributions, corrections or additions to this archive, especially anecdotes, photos and media are most welcome. Feel free to contact us for a pint and a chat anytime.

Beerhouse

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ADDRESS LITTLE HEATH

THIS PREMISES HAS BEEN KNOWN BY DIFFERENT NAMES DURING ITS HISTORY

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FROM TO KNOWN AS
1799 1800 HELP ME THROUGH THE WORLD
1845 1850 BEERHOUSE, Little Heath
1850 1859 HELP ME THROUGH THE WORLD
1859 present ROYAL HOTEL
In the 1841 census John Smith, 40, is a ribbon weaver married to Martha Smith, also 40, with no occupation. In 1851 Jonathan Smith, 28, is a hand weaver and beer house keeper in Little Heath. His mother, Martha Smith, 52, is a widow and a silk winder. In 1861 Jonathan Smith, 37, is a beer house keeper and maltster at the ROYAL HOTEL, Foleshill. By 1871 he is 48 and a brewer residing at 42 High Street, Foleshill, with a son, Jonathan, 20, also a brewer.
  • 1845 Mrs Martha Smith
  • 1850 Jonathan Smith

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