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If you fancy an amazing 'free' evening of entertainment over the Easter weekend, there are three performances of the Passion Play in Hornchurch, alongside the Queens Theatre. The passion Play has been enacted for the past twenty years, about every five years, and is a very professional performance, poignant and free. If you can make it, it is a very moving piece of theatre, of the last few days of Jesus, and his resurrection. The play starts about 7.30 on Good Friday, Saturday and Easter Sunday. There is ample parking in the Queens Theatre, and Sainsbury car parks, both are very close to the performances.


Red Lion, High Street, Markyate, Dunstable, Hertfordshire

Markyate index

In the Bedfordshire directories before 1897 at High Street, Humbershoe, Bedfordshire. , and census entries can be found under Studham in 1861, Bedfordshire.

Directory of Pubs in the UK, historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Hertfordshire . The Hertfordshire listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

Red Lion, High Street, Markyate - in 2012 (Closed around 2010 and now a private residence.)

Red Lion, High Street, Markyate - in 2012 (Closed around 2010 and now a private residence.)

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The following entries are in this format:

Year/Publican or other Resident/Relationship to Head and or Occupation/Age/Where Born/Source.

1851/Thos Blackaby/& hairdresser/../../Post Office Directory ****

1861/Thomas Blackaby/Victualler and Hair Dresser/57/Northampton/Census ****
1861/Mary Blackaby/Wife, Bonnet Sewer/66/Harley, Bedfordshire/Census
1861/William Martin/Nephew, shoemaker/20/London/Census
1861/William Causby/Lodger, shoemaker/30/Northampton/Census

1871/Thomas Vidow/Inn Keeper, Widow/52/Lindridge, Worcestershire/Census ****
1871/Elizabeth Vidow/Daughter/19/Hastings, Sussex/Census
1871/William H Vidow/Son/10/Hastings, Sussex/Census
1871/Louisa Vidow/Daughter/8/Hastings, Sussex/Census
1871/Ann Vidow/Daughter/5/Hastings, Sussex/Census
1871/Henry Aines/Lodger, Labourer/43/Markyate Street, Bedfordshire/Census

1877/Mrs Taylor/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1881/George Charles Dohoo/Publican/26/Clerkenwell, Middlesex/Census ****
1881/Selina Dohoo/Wife/24/Bengeo, Hertford/Census
1881/Charles Ernest Dohoo/Son/2/Lambeth, Surrey/Census
1881/George Dohoo/Son/3 months/Markyate St, Bedford/Census
1881/Mary Ann Beck/Servant Domestic/13/Markyate St, Bedford/Census

1890/George Proctor/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/John Cordell/Inn Keeper/50/Ramsey, Huntingdon/Census ****
1891/Annie Cordell/Wife/53/Oxford/Census

1901/Spencer Homewood/Licensed Victualler/42/Uxbridge, Middlesex/Census ****
1901/Harriett Homewood/Wife/49/City of London/Census

1902/Spencer Homewood/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1912/James Halford/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1922/Robert Goss/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1926/Robert Goss/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1929/Robert Goss/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1933/Wm G Bennett/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1937/Burt Angel/../../../Post Office Directory ****



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