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5 Little St Mary's Lane

5 Little St Mary’s Lane, Half Moon

History of 5 Little St Mary's Lane

The old pub sign is still visible.


George Stevens, 59, tailor, b Lancs


Charles Matthew Newman, The Half Moon

1921 – 1933:

Noel Teulon-Porter, b 1885. He was an archaeologist, collector of Mocha ceramics (a style developed in the Channel Islands in the 19th century), and a sexologist.

Mocha ware

Photo by Noel Teulon-Porter 1920


Theresia Johanna Schneider travelled on the SS Christiann Huygens to Genoa from Southampton, Reason given was ‘educational’, her home address was 5 Little St Mary’s Lane, her nationality – Austrian.


Marriage of Noel Teulon-Porter to Theresia Schneider in Fulham

In 1939 the couple were living in Sussex. Noel died in 1962.


Garden House Hotel staff hostel

Stephen and Jane Hawking lived at this address and the wooden stool from the time of Noel Teulon-Porter was donated by Jane Hawking in 2020.



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