Liveryman's Arms

St John's Street



1871 census - Liverymans Arms, St Mary, Peterborough **


George Coates Head Married 26 (1845) Publican born Ludlow, Shropshire

Elizabeth J Coates Wife Married 27 (1844) born Pinchbeck, Lincolnshire

Mary E C Coates Daughter 4 months (1871) born Peterborough

Peter W Blunsum Boarder unmarried 20 (1851) Joiner born Peterborough


Note: In 1881 George & Elizabeth Coates are at the Peterborough Hotel, Cowgate

1881 census - Liverymans Arms, John Street, Peterborough **


Charles Wingrove Head Married 23 (1858) Beer House Keeper born Peterborough

Sarah A Wingrove Wife Married 20 (1861) born Spalding, Lincs

William H Roe Visitor single 25 (1856) Groom (Nd) born Plymouth, Devon

William Carter Visitor single 61 (1820) Labourer born Godmanchester, Hunts

Robert Whaley Visitor Widower 70 (1811) Surveyor born Grantham, Lincs

1890 Kelly's Directory

Frost Chas. M. St John's Street, Peterborough

1891 census - Liverymans Arms, St John Street, Peterborough **


Charles M Frost Head Married 49 (1851) Plasterer & Publican born Huntingdon

Charlotte A Frost ife Married 40 (1851) born Godmanchester, Hunts

Charles A Frost Son 9 (1882) born Peterborough

Ada Frost Daughter 5 (1886) born Peterborough

(Including 17 boarders)


note:  In 1901 Charles & Charlotte Frost were at The Wheelrights Arms, 61 Eastfield Road.


1889 8 November Stamford Mercury


LIVERYMAN'S ARMS Page 1  Inquest Stamford Mercury LIVERYMAN'S ARMS Inquest Page 2 Stamford Mercury 8 LIVERYMAN'S ARMS Inquest Page 3 Stamford Mercury 8

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1901 census - Liveryman's Arms, St John's Street, Peterborough **


Charles Simmonds Head Married  52 (1849) Publican and Lodging House Keeper Own Account at Home born Ringwood Hamps

Elizabeth Ann Simmonds Wife Married 51 (1850) born Whittlesey, Cambs

Harry Simmonds Son single 17 (1884) Barman born Fletton, Hunts

Rose Simmonds Daughter single 13 (1888) born Fletton, Hunts

Jessie Simmonds Daughter single 9 (1892) born Fletton, Hunts

Charles Simmonds Son 6 (1895) born Fletton, Hunts

Joe Barber Boarder single 62 (1839) Brickyard Labourer born Chapel Le Frith, Derbys

James Pope Boarder single 42 (1859) Brickyard Labourer born Thorney, Cambs

John Robinson Boarder single 23 (1878) Farm Labourer born Norfolk

Fred Preston Boarder single 32 (1869) Tailor born Grimsby, Lincs

James Walding Boarder single 33 (1868) Bricklayer's Labourer born Sheffield, Yorks

Chas Glover Boarder single 53 (1848) Bricklayer's Labourer born Wilford, N'ptonshire

William Wyatt Boarder single 40 (1861) Farm Labourer born Norfolk

Alfred Taylor Boarder single 60 (1841) Bricklayer's Labourer born Manton, Rutland

Samuel Abbott Boarder single 55 (1846) Rope Maker born Raunds, N'ptonshire

George Robinson Boarder single 17 (1884) Farm Labourer born Bedford, Beds

John Robinson Boarder single 14 (1887) Farm Labourer born Bedford, Beds

1905 17 March - Stamford Mercury

Heading: Peterborough Police

LIVERYMAN'S ARMS St John's Street Stamford Mercury

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1911 census -Liverymans Arms, St John Street, Peterborough (12 rooms) **


Frank Beales Head Married 39 (1872) Innkeeper born Fletton, Hunts

Emma Beales Wife Married 37 (1874) born Peterborough

Annie Beales Daughter 14 (1897) Assisting in Business born Peterborough

Elsie Beales Daughter 13 (1898) scholar born Peterborough

Gladys Beales Daughter 11 (1900) scholar born Peterborough

Cecil Beales Son 8 (1903) born Peterborough

Grace Beales Daughter 4 (1907) born Peterborough

Percy Beales Son 2 (1909) born Peterborough

(Including 11 Boarders & 3 Visitors)

1914 Kelly's Directory

Beales F. 136 St. John's Street,Peterborough


1925 Kelly's Directory

Liveryman's Arms, Frank Beales, St. John's Street

LIVERYMAN'S ARMS St. John's St & Wellington Street

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