Marquis of Wellington

Status: Open
Address: 21 Druid Street, SE1 2HH (streetmap) (osm) (gmap) (bingmap) (streetview)
London borough: Southwark
Former address: 10 Gedling Street (1944, pre-rebuilding)
28 Gedling Street (1869)
[also listed as 22 Gedling Street (1856)]
Historical parish: Bermondsey
Dates open: [1839]-
rebuilt c1930s
Owner: Enterprise Inns [Bermondsey Pub Co.]
Website: Website
Notes: Before this pub was rebuilt after World War II, the street layout was almost entirely different: Gedling St was close to the course of the modern Sweeney Crescent (but not precisely) and the pub was on the eastern side of Gedling Street where it turned to cross under the railway (to follow the line of the modern Gedling Place). However, this ended up as almost exactly the same location as the present pub, at most a few metres to the north-west.
Photo taken in May 2017
Sources: Owner: London Drinker WP18
Rebuilding date: Tris C (e-mail)/WhatPub
London Drinker WP13
OS 1875/1895/1921/1954 (as "Marquis of Wellington")/1964 (as "Marquis of Wellington")/1975 (as "Marquis of Wellington")
PO 1839 (as "Marquess of Wellington")/1856/1869/1882/1895/1915 (all as "Marquis of Wellington" except where noted)
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