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Historic Surrey Pub Names Published Online

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Historic Surrey Pub Names Published Online

Posted: 20 May 2014 1:20PM GMT
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From Ancestry:

"Thousands of historic records pertaining to Surrey pubs have been published online for the first time – revealing the weird and wonderful names of some of Britain’s oldest ‘boozers’.

"More than 65,000 Victorian victualler records included in the newly digitised collection
Weird and wonderful pub names include the Leopard, Red Lettuce and Cod Smack
Lambeth revealed as the ‘booziest’ parish in historic Surrey

"The records form part of The Surrey Collection 1696-1903 and detail the names of more than 65,000 victuallers – those officially licensed to sell alcohol – and their establishments...."

See more at: http://blogs.ancestry.com/ancestry/2014/05/15/fancy-a-pint-a...

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