Status: Open
Address: 50 Great Dover Street, SE1 4YG (streetmap) (osm) (gmap) (bingmap) (streetview)
London borough: Southwark
Former address: [also listed as Great Dover Road (1826), and as Kent Street (later Tabard Street) (1792)]
Historical parish: Newington
Dates open: [1746]-
Owner: Wellington/Parched Pubs
Truman Hanbury Buxton (former)
Website: Website
Notes: There is a "Roe Buck Inn" named as a courtyard coming off Kent St (later Tabard St) on Rocque's 1746 map of London near to the present site, and a Sun Fire Office insurance record from 1792 giving the address as Kent St, so it may possibly have originally been sited there, just to the north-east of the present site.
Photo taken in October 2008
Sources: Open date: Rocque's map
Owner: WhatPub
OS 1876/1895/1912/1958/1965/1984
PO 1839/1841/1856/1869/1882/1895/1915 (all as "Roebuck")
References: MS 11936/382/598444
MS 11936/505/1047731
MS 11936/514/1067015
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