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.
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