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Halfway House, 388 Hackney Road, Bethnal Green E2

Bethnal Green pub history index

Renamed the Atomic Music Bar in August 2000. Renamed Jo Jo's 2004 *

Closed in 2006, and currently empty, and for sale **

A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Bethnal Green, Middlesex - now in East London. The Bethnal Green, East London listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

Halfway House, 388 Hackney Road - in May 2006

Halfway House, 388 Hackney Road - in May 2006

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.

1869/John Brown/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****

1871/Giles Singer/Beer & Wine Retailer/37/Frome, Somerset/Census ****
1871/Alice Singer/Wife/37/Middlesex/Census
1871/Alice Singer/Daughter/4/Middlesex/Census
1871/Minne Singer/Daughter/1/Middlesex/Census
1871/Walter Claydon/Lodger, Potman/18/Middlesex/Census
1871/Sarah McGreggar/Lodger/38/Middlesex/Census

1881/James Gunn/Beer House Keeper/49/Buckingham/Census ****
1881/Eliza Gunn/Wife/49/Gt Waltham, Essex/Census
1881/Anna Jacques/Domestic Servant/14/Cauontowers?, Essex/Census

1895/William George Gales/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/William George Gales/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****

1904/Wm George Gales/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory **

1910/Frank Gardner Eales/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****

1911/Frank Gardner Eales/Beer & Wine Retailer/31/Birmingham, Warwickshire/Census ****
1911/Lilian Florence/Wife/26/Stoke, Bucks/Census
1911/Alice Theresa/Daughter/3/Farnham Royal, Bucks/Census
1911/Beatrice Lilian/Daughter/2/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1911/Victoria May/Daughter/10 months/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1911/Violet Mabel Littleboy/Sister in Law, Assistant/20/Stoke, Bucks/Census

1914/Frank Gardner Eales/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****

1922/John S Tilt/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory **

1929/Narlow Hyman/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory **

1934/Stevenson Steel/Beer Retailer/../../Kellys Directory ****

1944/Albert G Baker/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****


** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan


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