Falcon

Status: Closed and demolished
Address: Bankside, SE1 (streetmap) (osm) (gmap) (bingmap) (streetview)
Note: The location on these maps is approximate.
London borough: Southwark
Former address: [now Hopton Street]
Historical parish: Southwark St Saviour
Dates open: [1661]-[1784]
rebuilt c1690
Notes: The 1841 Post Office directory mentions a "Falcon Brewery" on Green Walk (which ran south from Bankside, also now Hopton St), which may possibly have been related or may just have taken the well-attested historical name that also gave itself to the dock and to the modern "Falcon Point" residential development.
Sources: Open date/Rebuilding: Survey of London
Close date: Archives
OS 1875 (as "site of The Falcon Tavern")
References: QS2/6/1784/Eph/63 (as "Falcon Inn")
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