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'London Coffee Houses, Taverns and Inns'

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SCOPE AND CONTENT:

  • Three volumes of handwritten notebooks entitled, 'The London and Surburban Coffee-Houses, Taverns and Inns of the Eighteenth Century' by J.Paul de Castro, listing the namer of coffee-houses, taverns and Inns listed alphabetically with the book or newspaper they were referred to in and the years (269, 268 and 371pp), n.d.
  • Typescript list, 'Inns mentioned in the Journal of Martin Bere, from an article by Martin A.S.Hume in the Gentleman's Magazine, November 1891' (1p), n.d.
  • typescript list, 'List of Taverns held by Members of the Company of Vintners, 1641' to Ambrose Head from C.W.F.Goss (10pp), 31 October 1932
  • Letter from G.A.Tomlin regarding a letter in The Times about the signs for inns and shops (2pp), 28 August 1936

EXTENT: 3 volumes