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South (inner) : Queen's Road

Division 4 : Area 1

Victoria : group 5


. . . 8 pubs in this group . . . 1 still serving.

Meaning of symbols

This group covers  inter alia  the destroyed
Victoria Station,  now with
a very large office-block.

The group also covers pubs in the Grove Road
area, at the top end of Victoria Street.

  The  surviving  pubs, in the 'station' area,
lie on the opposite side of the Newmarket
Road (A.11) - so are in
the  SouthWest  division (Group 3).

Listing
The pubs are listed going roughly South from St. Stephen's Gate.
A - B - C   order
Bignold Arms  :  Grapes  :  Grove  :   Nursery Tavern  :  Royal Victoria

Surrey Inn  :  Trafford Arms  :   Windham Arms
1.     Identity code 656 ^Top^
Royal Victoria Gardens : Destroyed NOW New offices
Brewery Tie : (orig.) Morgan's

    Victoria Station
    2 St. Stephen's Road
    (East side)
Other names :-
Many : see details
Classic Tie - S. & P.  (Nov. 1848)

General Remarks :-
Victoria Station
built 1849

1760
to
Aug. 1895
Info.
Research :   Research 656
 
2.     Identity code 9858 ^Top^
Bignold Arms : Destroyed NOW New offices
Brewery Tie : Not applicable

    Victoria Station
    Refreshment Rooms
Other names :-
Classic Tie - Free
Gt. Eastern Railway Co.
1867
to
1893
(dropped)
Empty
Research :   Trade 9858
 
3.     Identity code 1122 ^Top^
Surrey Inn : Destroyed post-Sep. 1960 NOW Highway etc.
Brewery Tie : (orig.) Geo. Morse

    74 Grove Road
    (West side)
    SE Cnr. Victoria St.
Other names :-
Ram Inn (orig.)
1845 : Surrey Inn
Classic Tie - S & P

General Remarks :-
Closed Apr. 1942 toWW II
July or Oct. 1942

Compulsory Purchase 1955

1830
to
May 1955
Empty
Research :   History 1122
 
4.     Identity code 346 ^Top^
Grove : Destroyed NOW New housing
Brewery Tie : Not applicable

    Trory Street
    (later Lewis Street)
    by Grove Road
Other names :-
The Grove (orig.)
Classic Tie - S. & P.

General Remarks :-
Beerhouse

1830
to
1868
Empty
Research : n/a   Empty 346
 
5.     Identity code 1198 ^Top^
Windham Arms : Destroyed NOW New housing
Brewery Tie : (orig.) Free
         By 1872 : Francis Foster

    36 Trory Street
    (later Lewis Street)
    Grove Road
Other names :-
Wyndham Arms
Classic Tie - Bullard's  (by 1914)

General Remarks :-
Beerhouse until
1868 at least

6-day licence from 1872
Full licence refused Feb. 1904

1858
to
Dec. 1926
Empty
Research :   Crimea 1198
 
6.     Identity code 326 ^Top^
Grapes : Destroyed NOW New housing
Brewery Tie : (orig.) Free
      See Research

    9 Howard Street
    Grove Road
Other names :-
Grapes Inn (1890)
Classic Tie - Bullard's  (1890)

General Remarks :-
Beerhouse until
1864 at least

1842
to
Dec. 1914
Empty
Research :   History 326
 
7.     Identity code 1035 ^Top^
Nursery Tavern : Destroyed NOW Convenience Store
Brewery Tie : Not applicable

    "Victoria Nursery"
    Southwell Road
    (South side)
    Cnr. of Grove Road
Other names :-
Bowling Green (1872)
Classic Tie - Free

General Remarks :-
Licence to Trafford (below)

1865
to
1887
Empty
Research :   History 1035
 
8.     Identity code 732 ^Top^ EXTANT PUB   Extant Pub
Trafford Arms : Free House Valentine Festival 8th to 14th
February 2016
Brewery Tie : None

Landlord
Landlord from 1992 to 2015


    61 Grove Road
    (East side)
    NE cnr. Trafford Rd.
    NR1 3RL
Other names :-
Classic Tie - S & P
     1989 : Careglades Ltd.
     later : Woodbridge Inns
     by 1990 : Anglia Holdings
     Nov. 1992 : Free

General Remarks :-
Licence from  Nursery
     (see item above)

Destroyed June 1942WW II
July 1943 :
  "Chicken House"
Re-built 1955

Re-furbs : see Research

CAMRA Branch
Pub of Year 2005

Famous Grouse
Top 100 UK, 2010

Locally listed 2014
 

1887
to
Present
    Open 11 to 11 p.m.
 Sundays 12 to 10.30

  Cask Marque

  Pub Website

  Pictures  20K; 31K;
 37K; 39K; 26K

  CAMRAQ LocAle

Tel. : 01603 628466

Research :   Name 732 Transfer


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