UK pub history and historical Street directory

The pub history sites are regularly updated by Stephen and Kevan, plus an 'open' group of like-minded individuals on a daily basis; and anyone is welcome to contribute. To contact the pubs history site, please email deadpubs

History of Canning Town

Canning Town Index

Holy Trinity ecclesiastical parish was formed in 1868 from the parish of West Ham.

Charles Dickens - Household Works -Volume XVI - 1857 -  Londoners over the Border

Canning Town 1862 Commercial Traders (part of the West Ham Directory)

Canning Town 1874 Post office Directory  - Private Residents  - Commercial Traders

Canning Town 1878 Post Office Directory - Private Residents - Commercial Traders

Canning Town 1886 Commercial Traders

Canning Town 1896 London Northern Suburbs Street Directory

Canning Town 1902 Kellys Street Directory - NEW & coming soon

Canning Town 1914 commercial directory by surname

Seventy seven historical Public Houses in Canning Town

The excellent Newham Site also has lots of pictures & history

Why not join the new UK pub history Facebook group - UK Pub History facebook group

The pub history sites are regularly updated by Stephen and Kevan, plus an 'open' group of like-minded individuals on a daily basis; and anyone is welcome to contribute. To contact the pubs history site, please email deadpubs

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