Bristol’s Lost Pubs

Prospect Tavern Leadhouse Lane
The Prospect Tavern was demolished in the 1960s to make way for the Lawrence Hill roundabout.

1871 – 81. Edwin Jefferies
1883. Harriet Leader
1885. George Browning
1886 – 87. Mrs. M. Williams
1887 – 91. Charles R. Taylor
1891. E. Joslin
1892 – 93. William George Lovell
1899. Edward Gimblett
1901. Eliza Roberts
1901 – 09. Samuel Iles
1911. Arthur Langford
1914 – 31. Sidney Sharman
1935 – 56. Harry Charles Clements

Bristol Museum collections

Census 1871.

Josiah Jefferies 53, head married, engine fitter, Bitton Gloucestershire
Martha Jefferies 50, wife married, Bitton Gloucestershire
Edwin Jefferies 23, son unmarried, commercial traveller, Secunderabad East Indies
Augusta Jefferies 21, daughter unmarried, Bitton Gloucestershire
Josiah Jefferies 19, son unmarried, engine fitter, Bitton Gloucestershire
Martha Jefferies 17, daughter unmarried, Bristol
Tom Jefferies 9, son, Bristol
William Jefferies 7, son, Bristol

Census 1881.

Edwin Jefferies 33, head married, brewers traveller, Secunderabad Madras
Harriett Jefferies 28, wife married, Bristol
Josiah Jefferies 7, son scholar, Bristol
Louisa M. Jefferies 5, daughter scholar, Bristol
Edith E. Jefferies 4, daughter, Bristol
William E. Jefferies 1, son, Bristol
Emma M. Jefferies 1 month, daughter, Bristol
Ellen E. Lewis 17, servant unmarried, general servant, Middlesex London
Frank Frampton 28, lodger married, cordwainer, Devon Exeter
Elizabeth Frampton 29, wife married, Devon Exeter
Bessie Frampton 5, daughter, Bristol
Henry Frampton 4, son, Bristol

Census 1891.

E. Joslin 33, head married, wooden box maker, St.George Gloucestershire
W. Joslin 30, wife married, pub house, Taunton Somerset

Census 1901.

Thomas J. Roberts 41, head married, fish salesman, Bristol St.Judes
Eliza Roberts 40, wife married, beer seller pub, Bristol Temple
Thomas J. Roberts 18, son single, barbers apprentice, Bristol St.Judes
Agnes E. Roberts 16, daughter single, Bristol St.Judes
Reginald Roberts 1 month, son, Bristol St.Judes

Census 1911.

Arthur Langford 23, head married, beer retailer, Bristol St.Philip’s
Louie Langford 24, wife married, assisting in business, Bristol St.Paul’s