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Coal Pit Lane/Cambridge Street Pubs

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Picking this post by Gramps and dropping a copy here.

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The Sportsman was next door to Leah's Yard in 1850 and there were several other pubs on Coalpit lane, - the Union on the corner with Diivision street, the Yellow Lion, Wellington Tavern, Barley Corn Tavern, Red Lion, and the Chequers Inn.

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The Sportsman was next door to Leah's Yard in 1850; Sportsmans was standing/occupied in 1833

There were several other pubs on Coalpit Lane, -

The Union (occupied in 1818-20 period) on the corner with Division street (this site would later become the Albert; notice the different orientation of the Union on the map, and the Albert which went down Cambridge Street). RSVP occupies the corner of Cambridge Street/Division Street according to PictureSheffield.

The Yellow Lion, 1 Coal Pit Lane (became the Cambridge Arms from 1871 onwards),

Wellington Tavern (aka the Duke of Wellington) occupied from at least 1820,

Barley Corn Tavern (Corner House/Henry's),

Red Lion (1822),

and the Chequers Inn, also known as the Old Cow; occupied from 1820 onwards.

In addition :

Brushmakers Arms/Brickmakers Arms/Stationers Arms from 1818-1829, Stationers Arms, Peter Daws 1818-20, 1821 and 1822. Brickmakers Arms , J Loy in 1825.

Cutler 32-34 Cambridge Street (no names or dates)

Dog and Partridge/Nell's Bar

Tenuous but ... Parrot 9 Button Lane/9 Moor Head/Foot of Coalpit Lane)

Barcentro (1999)

Weatherspoon 12-18 Cambridge Street (1999)

and ...

Victuallers from 1787 :

James Beard

Samuel Fowler

John Hague

James Holt

Widow Jeeves

Benjamin Mappin and

Margaret Teasdale

Nice map BTW

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