UK pub history and historical Street directory

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Lord Napier, 39 Collingwood Street, Bethnal Green

Bethnal Green pub history index

This the Victory in the 1911 census

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.

The following entries are in this format:

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

1891/John Matthewman/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/William Towerzey/Beer Retailer/47/Paddington, London/Census ****
1891/Elizabeth Towerzey/Wife/46/Paddington, London/Census
1891/Rose Towerzey/Daughter/11/Paddington, London/Census
1891/Minnie Towerzey/Daughter/9/Paddington, London/Census
1891/Henry Towerzey/Son/6/Paddington, London/Census

Len Hurst was a world-famous professional runner and world marathon record holder whom, I belive, became a publican. He died of liver cirrhosis in 1937.  ***

1910/Leonard Hurst/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****

1911/Leonard Hurst/Beer House Keeper/39/Sittingbourne, Kent/Census ****

The rest of the Hurst family are at 45 Collingwood Street.


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