London Tavern

Status: Closed and demolished
Address: 53-55 Fenchurch Street, EC3M (streetmap) (osm) (gmap) (bingmap) (streetview)
Former name(s): King's Head Tavern [same site]
Queen's Head
King's Head
Former address: [also listed as 53-54 Fenchurch Street, and as 5 Mark Lane (1915)]
53 Fenchurch Street (pre-rebuilding)
Dates open: [1554]-[1936]
rebuilt 1876
Notes: Formerly sited further along between London Street and Fenchurch Place. Renamed as the "Queen's Head" in 1558, and as the "London Tavern" upon rebuilding in 1876, and merged into a single pub with the "American Stores" (53-55 Fenchurch Street, see separate entry) in the c1890s.
Sources: Open date/Rebuilding/Renaming: Pubs History
Close date: Archives
Census [G Townsend] (as "tavern")
OS 1875/1896/1916
PO 1839/1841/1856/1869 (all as "King's Head Tavern")/1882/1895/1915 (all as "London Tavern")
References: AR/800
COL/SVD/PL/02/0252
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