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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.


Castle, 286 High Street, Lewisham SE13

Lewisham index

Earlier address is at 184 High Street which changes through road renumbering between 1906 and 1908

A listing of London historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Lewisham, Kent . The  Lewisham,  Kent listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

Castle, 286 High Street, Lewisham, SE13  - in December 2007

Castle, 286 High Street, Lewisham, SE13

Kindly provided by Stephen Harris

The following entries are in this format:

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

1852/William Agate/../../../Archdeacons Directory ****

1858/William Agate/../../../Melvilles Directory ****

1862/William Agate/../../../Post Office Directory ****

March 1867/Major Agate, administratrix to the will of C M Agate/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

March 1867/Major Agate/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

1874/William Adam Garmeson/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1881/Thomas G Dickins/Licensed Victualler/58/Bethnal Green, London/Census ****
1881/Louisa Dickins/Wife/40/Camberwell/Census
1881/Beatrice Dickins/Daughter/18/St James, London/Census
1881/Annie Ashurst/Servant/19/Brighton/Census
1881/Samuel Williams/Servant/26/Chelsea/Census

1882/Thos Glassington Dickie/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Norman Cawthorn/Licensed Victualler/39/Pimlico, Middlesex/Census ****
1891/Eliza Cawthorn/Wife/39/Kensington, Middlesex/Census
1891/Eliza F Cawthorn/Daughter/15/Birmingham, warwick/Census
1891/Thomas F Cawthorn/Son/12/Harborne, Stafford/Census
1891/Margaret Cawthorn/Daughter/10/Harborne, Stafford/Census
1891/Alice Cawthorn/Daughter/3/Aldershot, Hants/Census
1891/Thomas A Cawthorn/../../../Post Office Directory ****
1882/Thos Glassington Dickie/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1896/Alfred Gockelston/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1906/John Brooks/../../../Post Office Directory ****

286 High Street :

1907/John Brooks/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1908/John Brooks/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1911/John Brooks/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1919/Frederick William Coates/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1921/Frederick William Coates/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1938/Frederick Herbert Briggs/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1944/Percy Ivor Dexter/../../../Post Office Directory ****


**** Provided By Kevan

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