Miles Family
Old buildings in Coventry, related to their lives

The Greyhound Inn,
118 Much Park St.

Whitefriars Gate, at the southern end of Much Park St. (part of the medieval city wall)

In 1883, Sam Miles was publican of "The Pilot" at No. 48 Much Park St. "The Greyhound" was located close-by. The building at No. 48 has not survived -- perhaps it was a victim of the WW2 blitz.


Old house, Butts, Spon End


Street scene in Spon End, 1906

Sam Miles was the publican of "The Russell Arms", at 63 Butts, Spon End, from 1891 to 1910.

Further information: The Spon End community web site
Thanks: Richard Walden (colour photos)
Thanks: John Russell (black-and-white photos)


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