WikiWirral Share a Little Learn a Lot about your Wirral
Forum Stats
12185 Members
65 Forums
72610 Topics
978439 Posts
75 posts in the last 24hrs
Max Online: 7831 @ 8th Apr 2013 4:18pm
Who's Online - Click Me
88 registered (11kendo, 15 invisible), 1537 Guests and 189 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Social Media : Follow Us


(Views 7days)This Weeks Most Read
Secretive mega shake-up of NHS could cost 15 mil 675
Found a mobile phone 14/01/2017 WALLASEY 411
Paypal help 401
Parking Charges 361
RAC ,AA v Breakdown Recovery 343
When we live to be a 100 yrs old 333
Best Price for Scarpping my car 311
Spy in the wild 310
Lost Mobile Phone 297
Deportation Row 281
New General Forums
Test on old english words
by derekdwc
08:02 PM
Jets
by cools
12:14 PM
The Scouse Accent
by palemoon
18th Jan 2017 7:49pm
birthday wishes
by sunnyside
18th Jan 2017 12:48pm
New Wirral History
753 Sea Horse, Unit 9, Wallasey Waterfront
by Norton
18th Jan 2017 9:07pm
What was County Hall, Abbey Street, Birkenhead?
by yoller
15th Jan 2017 1:28pm
752 The Old Manor Club, Withens Lane, Liscard
by Norton
13th Jan 2017 2:20pm
751 Plough Inn, Mount Pleasant Rd, New Brighton
by Norton
13th Jan 2017 1:38pm
351 Prince Alfred 30 Tunnel Road 30 30 to 32
by yoller
8th Jan 2017 7:18pm
Forum Tips
Photo Gallery Forums
fireworks on the Mersey last night
Hadlow train station
Topic Replies
Melamine faced chipboard ( Walnut or Oak )
by saltytom
Today at 08:51 AM
Animal Cruelty in the Film Industry
by Heswall1958
Today at 07:21 AM
Parking Charges
by diggingdeeper
Today at 01:27 AM
Tasering Again
by diggingdeeper
Today at 12:58 AM
SwissGear suitcase only used once
by Beethoven
Yesterday at 11:51 PM
What song are you listening to?
by starakita
Yesterday at 07:45 PM
Paper Recycling. ?
by fish5133
Yesterday at 07:37 PM
Trump
by granny
Yesterday at 06:35 PM
Musicals
by granny
Yesterday at 02:49 PM
January
M Tu W Th F Sa Su
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31
Recent Posts : What's On ?
Indian/Jazz fusion music Liverpool
by buddy
17th Jan 2017 9:46am
Chinese New Year Liverpool
by paxvobiscum
15th Jan 2017 11:08am
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#705568 - 28th Jun 2012 3:32pm Vaults in a pub name
derekdwc Online   content


Forum Veteran

Registered: 13th Oct 2008
Posts: 4966
Loc: Birkenhead
Off WIKIPEDIA

Vault (architecture), an arched form above an enclosed space

Vaults, a number of pubs, not all having vaults as an architectural feature; the word also had the general meaning of 'storeroom'.[16] By extension 'the vaults' was formerly used to designate a particular type of bar. At a time (mid 19th-mid 20th century) when the several areas in a Pub served different clientele, 'the vaults' would cater largely for working-class drinkers and would most usually be men-only.

I suspect a lot of pubs that used Vault in the name and would once have been beerhouses and couldn't be called hotel, inn or tavern because of different licences that may have been used for each type.

some Birkenhead ones were

Alma Vaults Earl street
Eclipse Vaults Meadow Lane
Shamrock Vaults crossed out Vine street
Old Calabar Vaults Warrington street
Haymarket Vaults Oliver street
Wellington Vaults Earl street
Grosvenor Vaults Earl street
Cambrian Vaults William street parallel to Henry st and side of market
Globe Vaults crossed out Egerton street by Tunnel road
Bird in Hand Vaults Chapel street
Central Vaults Grange Road
Why Not Tavern Henry street
Hope and Anchor Vaults Hope street
Victoria Vaults New Chester Road
Greyhound Vaults Oliver street
Victoria Vaults Oxton Road
Royal Oak Vaults Park street
Grafton Vaults Thomas street



Edited by derekdwc (28th Jun 2012 3:40pm)

Top
Wirral Pubs : Advertising
Click me for more Information......

* * * Dentwiz : Paintless Dent Repair * * *
Now Advertise with WikiWirral.
WikiWirral stats 35,000 Page Views a Day +500 Search Engines.. Click Me
#705573 - 28th Jun 2012 3:52pm Re: Vaults in a pub name [Re: derekdwc]
BandyCoot Offline

Forum Veteran

Registered: 7th Dec 2008
Posts: 5346
Loc: Birkenhead
The Shamrock was in Price Street, which backed on to Vine Street. Then of course there is the Vittoria Vaults (The Piggy).
Nice one derek.
_________________________
Birkenhead........ God's own Room 101.

Top
#705590 - 28th Jun 2012 5:34pm Re: Vaults in a pub name [Re: derekdwc]
Tatey Online   Reading
Forum Addict

Registered: 14th Apr 2009
Posts: 1412
Loc: New Brighton
Derek,

You seem to be doing a lot of vaulting. Are you having an alcohol problem, or just training for the Olympics? :-)

Top
#705790 - 29th Jun 2012 8:33pm Re: Vaults in a pub name [Re: derekdwc]
yoller Online   content
Smartchild

Registered: 7th Dec 2008
Posts: 453
Loc: Cheshire
The Copperfield, at the junction of Market Street and Hamilton Street, was called the Hamilton Vaults up to the early 1970s.

Top

Moderator:  derekdwc, kimpri 
Random Wirral Images

Click to View Topic.
Newest Topics
Animal Cruelty in the Film Industry
by granny
12:00 PM
Question Time
by derekdwc
19th Jan 2017 11:27pm
Sanctuary awaits 5 bears
by venice
19th Jan 2017 6:25pm
Parking Charges
by diggingdeeper
19th Jan 2017 3:01pm
Kitten found Arrowe park car park
by Greenwood
19th Jan 2017 2:42pm
For Sale & Free
SwissGear suitcase only used once
by newbrightonmole
08:54 PM
Melamine faced chipboard ( Walnut or Oak )
by Reno37
11:36 AM
Wanted freezer kit
by dodie
18th Jan 2017 9:58pm
2pioneer speakers Free
by dodie
18th Jan 2017 9:54pm
Looking to swap an xbox one for a ps4
by surykata
18th Jan 2017 8:10pm
Featured Member
Registered: 8th Oct 2016
Posts: 13
Newest Members
Glenburn63, Branco, Smudge22, Collette63, shellylou
12185 Registered Users
Today's Birthdays
MissGuided (42)
New Wirral Info
Paper Recycling. ?
by fish5133
19th Jan 2017 11:16am
Paypal help
by venice
17th Jan 2017 8:59pm
Brown Bin Collections Restarting Today 17th Jan
by fish5133
17th Jan 2017 9:04am
Indian/Jazz fusion music Liverpool
by paxvobiscum
15th Jan 2017 11:19am
Chinese New Year Liverpool
by paxvobiscum
15th Jan 2017 11:08am
News : New Topics
Tasering Again
by diggingdeeper
06:14 PM
Trump
by cools
04:16 PM
Nuns Abused Children in Care Homes.
by granny
12:13 PM
Parking Charges
by diggingdeeper
19th Jan 2017 3:01pm
Spectacles found.
by Beethoven
18th Jan 2017 1:02pm
New Enthusiast Forums
Animal Cruelty in the Film Industry
by granny
12:00 PM
Question Time
by derekdwc
19th Jan 2017 11:27pm
Sanctuary awaits 5 bears
by venice
19th Jan 2017 6:25pm
Kitten found Arrowe park car park
by Greenwood
19th Jan 2017 2:42pm
Puppy wanted good careing home offered
by chris7777
19th Jan 2017 9:07am
(Views 24hrs)Trending Newest Topics
Trump 273
Animal Cruelty in the Film Industry 174
Tasering Again 166
Melamine faced chipboard ( Walnut or Oak ) 112
Nuns Abused Children in Care Homes. 81
Jets 32
Wirral Sunrise Sunset
Sunrise Sat 8:12am
Sunset Sat 4:35pm
Local Time Sat 10:43am
WikiWirral Can . . . .
Advertising Click me
To Advertise with
Wikiwirral Click Me