CENSUS 1861. Robert Tyler 32, head married, wine & spirit merchant, employing 2 men
and 1 boy, Bristol Caroline M. Tyler 20, wife married, Bristol Robert Tyler 1 month,
son, Bristol Sarah Ball 23, servant unmarried, general domestic servant, Bristol
1871. the Tylers were living at No.41 Fremantle Square. James Tyler, accountant, was
living at Stoke’s Croft. Robert Tyler 42, head married, wine & spirit merchant, Bristol Caroline
M. Tyler 30, wife married, Bristol Robert E. Tyler 10, son scholar, Bristol Ina Tyler
6, daughter scholar, Bristol Laura C. Tyler 2, daughter, Bristol John P. Tyler 2 months,
son, Bristol Martha Clifford 20, servant unmarried, domestic servant, Gloucestershire
1881. Robert Tyler 52, head married, licensed victualler, Bristol Caroline Tyler 40,
wife married, Bristol Robert Tyler 20, son unmarried, apprentice to clothier, Bristol Ina
E. Tyler 16, daughter unmarried, Bristol Laura C. Tyler 12, daughter, Bristol John
P. Tyler 10, son scholar, Bristol James B. Tyler 8, son scholar, Bristol Beatrice M.
Tyler 6, daughter scholar, Bristol Ethel M. Tyler 1, daughter, Bristol Harriet E. Gibbons
16, servant unmarried, domestic servant, Bristol
CENSUS 1891. House uninhabited at
time of census
CENSUS 1901. Amy L. White 32, head widow, wine & spirit merchant, Somerset
Bath Nora F. White 4, daughter, Bristol Marjorie T. White 3, daughter, Bristol Margaret
M. Sullivan 24, sister single, Somerset Bath
CENSUS 1911. Bertie William Thomas Moran
30, head married, Manager for wine & spirit merchant, Bristol Florence Maud Moran
30, wife married, Bristol Bertram Mabon Edwards Moran 5, son, Bristol Frances Doreen
Moran 11 months, daughter, Bristol Louisa Mabel Jane Davies 14, general domestic servant,
CORONATION INN Stokes Croft
1858 - 83. Robert Tyler 1885 - 1937. George White & Co
(1901. Amy Lucy White, widow) (1911. Bertie Moran, manager) 1937 - 60. Henry J. Banks
(proprietor) 1975. T. Bessell
Listed with ‘no sign’ until 1937 when it was named the
Coronation Inn to mark the coronation of King George VI. More recently named the
Bristol Tavern. This photograph was taken in the 1950’s, the bunting is probably
to celebrate the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II.
On the 18th April 1902, Amy Lucy White took the lease on No.34 Stokes Croft at an
annual rent of £120 payable from the 29th September 1904, the lease was for 21 years
and the lessor was Richard Hieron Shrappnell of No.9 Gloucester Road. In 1902 at the
expense of Amy Lucy White, the upper part of No.34 Stokes Croft was rebuilt. What
follows is the specification of materials used in the rebuild.
to be faced with best Cattybrook facing bricks, the rest of the walling to be built
with good plastic made stocks.
BATH STONE: Dressings
to be of Bath Stone from Monks' Park or Hartham Park.
IRON JOISTS: Partitions
and walls having no support under, to be carried on rolled steel joists.
be good red deal free from defects.
FLOORS: To be laid with 1" best white
STAIRS: To have 1¼" moulded treads and ¾" risers.
rooms to have 9" x 1¼" moulded skirting and the others 7" x 1" torus skirting.
All the principal rooms to have double hung sashes: the other windows to
be 1¾" casements in 4" x 3" frames
DOORS: The doors to Bar and to Lavatory
to be 2" double moulded sash doors. The other doors to be moulded to Landings
and principal rooms, otherwise square framed.