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    Turks Head, 308 Brick Lane, Bethnal Green

    Bethnal Green pub history index

    At 1 Turks Street before 1891 due to extension of Brick Lane. This pub was present by 1750 and survived until at least 1962 Ė it is now demolished. **

    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.

    Turks Head, 308 Brick lane, Bethnal Green

    Turks Head, 308 Brick lane, Bethnal Green

    Kindly provided by Pat Nightingale

    The following entries are in this format:

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

    1821/William Golding / Victualler /../../Sun Fire Office records held at Guildhall Library **

    1822/William Dean / Victualler /../../Sun Fire Office records held at Guildhall Library **

    1823/William Dean / Public House Keeper /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **

    1827/James Punt/../../../LV Association ****

    George Brown is born about 1792.

    1841/George Brown/Publican/50/Middlesex/Census *+
    1841/William Brown/../15/Middlesex/Census
    1841/Ann Brown/../13/Middlesex/Census
    1841/Jane Vange/Female Servant/15/Middlesex/Census

    1842/Geo. Brown/../../../Robsonís Directory **

    William Brown is the son of George Brown (George was born about 1792).

    1851/William Brown/../../../Post Office Directory ****

    Turks Head, 1 Virginia Row :
    1851/William Brown/Licensed Victualler/27/Bethnal Green/Census ****
    1851/Elizabeth Brown/Wife/30/Spitalfields/Census
    1851/William Brown/Son/6/Bethnal Green/Census
    1851/Richard Brown/Son/1/Bethnal Green/Census
    1851/Louisa Brown/Sister/18/Bethnal Green/Census
    1851/Sarah Ball/Servant/16/Bethnal Green/Census
    1851/John Chown/Servant/19/Hackney Road/Census

    1856/William Brown/Turks Head, 1 Turk Street/../../Post Office Directory ****

    Turks Head, 6 Virginia Row :
    1861/Edward Cartwright/Victualler/22/Wales/Census ****
    1861/Esther Cartwright/Wife/24/Clifton, Somerset/Census
    1861/Marth Davis/Visitor/22/Clifton, Somerset/Census
    1861/Edward Bareston/Visitor, Victualler/31/Clifton, Somerset/Census
    1861/Charlotte Rogers/Domestic Servant/20/Shoreditch, Middlesex/Census

    1869/Thomas North/Turks Head, 1 Turk Street/../../Post Office Directory ****

    1872/T North/../../../Brabnerís Hackney Directory **

    1874/T North/../../../H D Miles London & Suburban Licensed Victuallers Directory **

    1881/Robert Burrows/Licenced Victualler/50/Bruisyard, Suffolk/Census ****
    1881/Emma Burrows/Wife/49/Leckhampstead, Buckingham/Census
    1881/Louise Burrows/Daughter/25/Buckingham, Buckingham/Census
    1881/Minnie Burrows/Daughter/20/Buckingham, Buckingham/Census
    1881/Oliver Burrows/Son/15/Buckingham, Buckingham/Census
    1881/Sarah Harrison/Domestic Servant/21/Bicester, Oxford/Census

    1882/Robert Burrows/../../../Post Office Directory ****

    1884/Francis W Hoskins/../../../Post Office Directory ****

    1891/Mrs Alice Hoskins/../../../Post Office Directory ****

    1895/James Mark Hall/../../../Post Office Directory ****

    1899/Jno Ebenezer Hills/../../../Post Office Directory ****

    1901/John Hills/Spirit Retailer, Widow/57/Bethnal Green, London/Census ****
    1901/Ethel Hills/Daughter, Housekeeper/23/Bethnal Green, London/Census
    1901/Irina Hills/Daughter, Barmaid/18/Bethnal Green, London/Census
    1901/Ambrose Hills/Son, Barman/17/Bethnal Green, London/Census
    1901/Henry Hills/Son/14/Bethnal Green, London/Census

    1910/John Ebenezer Hills/../../../Post Office Directory ****

    1911/John Ebenezer Hills/Publican/67/Bethnal Green, London/Census ****
    1911/Matilda Hills/Wife/57/Bethnal Green, London/Census
    1911/Ambrose Hills/Son, Assistant/27/Bethnal Green, London/Census

    1915/Jno Ebenezer Hills/../../../Post Office Directory ****

    1921/Ambrose Hills/../../../Post Office Directory ****

    1932/Ambrose Hills/../../../P.O. Directory **

    1938/Ambrose Hills/../../../Post Office Directory ****

    1944/Catherine Flain/../../../Post Office Directory ****

    The Turks Head at 308 Brick Lane was my parents pub. My father, Thomas Arthur Crow was the licensee, I don't have exact dates but do have one of their original wedding invitations of April 1945 with this address on. This address is also on a birth certificate in June 1946, and I think they left in 1951/2. Before this my father had the licence for The Gunn in Spitafields, my uncle Alfred Crow was the licensee of The Northampton Arms in Headlam Street Bethnal Green, this is also on the wedding invitation as it was a double wedding. *

    Other family pubs are The White Hart in Commercial Street; The Green Man at 276 Old Kent Road; and The Railway Bell at Tooting *

    1944/T A Crow/../../../BT Telephone Directories [BIShpsgt 7304] ***

    1945/T A Crow/../../../BT Telephone Directories [BIShpsgt 7304] ***

    1947/T A Crow/../../../BT Telephone Directories [BIShpsgt 7304] ***

    1949/T A Crow/../../../BT Telephone Directories [BIShpsgt 7304] ***

    1951/T A Crow/../../../BT Telephone Directories [BIShpsgt 7304] ***

    1952/Mr & Mrs P J Davies/../../../Black Eagle Journal ***

    * Provided By Pat Laurie

    *+ Provided By Ian Brown

    ** Provided By Stephen Harris

    *** Provided By Alex Wilkinson

    **** Provided By Kevan

    And Last updated on: Monday, 21-Nov-2016 21:14:12 GMT