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last updated 11/04/2015

Brandon Albion beerhouse

historical era: Victorian / Edwardian

London Rd

Overview | Historical info

In the 1851 census, a William Peverett is living in a house called the Albion, at the same location, but his trade is given as a gun flint maker.


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

(1861 census data from Ken Griffin)


Note

Albion is an old name for Britain an may derive from Roman times, as "albus" is a latin word that means white and could be a reference to the famous cliffs at Dover, often the first view that visitors to these islands may see as they cross the Engliah Channel from mainland Europe.