Bishop's Finger

Status: Open
Address: 9-10 West Smithfield, EC1A 9JR (streetmap) (osm) (gmap) (bingmap) (streetview)
Former name(s): Rutland
Former address: [also listed as 9 West Smithfield (1882)]
Dates open: [1881]-
rebuilt 1890
Good Beer Guide: 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1986, 1987, 1994, 1995, 1996
Owner: Shepherd Neame
Website: Website
Notes: In directories prior to 1882, it is listed as a "coffee house" and named as the "Market coffee house" in 1848 and 1856.
Photo taken in September 2008
Sources: Open date: Pubs History
PO 1882/1895/1915 (all as "Rutland")
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