The Eyre Arms Hotel. Finchley Road St Johns Wood. John and his family were managing the Eyre Arms in 1861. Walter was actually born at the Eyre Arms on 15th May 1861 and baptised across the road at the St Johns Wood Church. The Publican is officially listed as Charles Murless, who along with William Goosey were John's business partners in their Hotel Consortium.
Belvedere Tavern 96-98 Pentonville Rd Clerkenwell, this photo 2007. William Goosey is listed as publican from 1876 to 1880. Caroline Goosey in 1881, and John Hancock and David Devenish from 1882 to 1885. Again, all members of the same business consortium.
In 1869 Henry Hancock, John's cousin is listed as Publican of the Green Man 308 Edgware Road Marylebone. In 1881, 1882, 1884, and 1891 James Hillier is publican. James is John's nephew and another member of his business consortium.
New Dover Castle, 172 Westminster Bridge Road, SE1 - in October 2014. David Devenish was first married to John's sister Martha. After her death, he married the much younger Sarah, who was his wife's niece. He was a long term business partner of John's