Photo of Swan

grid reference TM 162 682

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CAMRA Mid-Anglia branch.

last updated 21/01/2020

Rishangles Swan

historical closure era: mid 20th century

closed 1942,43 or 46

last owner Lacon's

Eye Rd

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The licensing records show that in 1942 or 43, the Swan's license was "Suspended for duration" (of the war). It seems that the pub probably never re-opened; the license was surrendered on May 3rd 1946.

The pub is shown on this old OS map from about the end of the 19th century. larger map

old OS map

(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)

(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)

(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)

Closure date from Hartismere licensing records.

Old OS map reproduced with the permission of the National Library of Scotland.