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Queens Hotel, 274 Victoria Park Road, Hackney

Hackney Index

At Grove Street Road in 1866; Renamed the Victoria Park in 2002, and again renamed in 2008, to the Britannia. **

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

Queens Hotel, 274 Victoria Park Road, E9  - was sent to France in 1905 (although it appears to show an older view of the pub).

Queens Hotel, 274 Victoria Park Road, E9 - was sent to France in 1905 (although it appears to show an older view of the pub).

Queen's Hotel, 274 Victoria Park Road, E9 - in June 2007

Queen's Hotel, 274 Victoria Park Road, E9 - in June 2007

Both 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.

1866/Richard Jas Buckler/../../../Middlesex Post Office Directory ****

1872/J Simmons/../../../Brabnerís Hackney Directory **

1878/George Bishop/../../../Middlesex Post Office Directory ****

1881/Morris Hart/Licensed Victualler/24/Edmonton, Middlesex/Census ****
1881/Mary A Hart/Wife/23/Beth Green, Middlesex/Census
1881/Rachel Hart/Sister, Barmaid/26/Edmonton, Middlesex/Census
1881/Jessie Goward/Sister, Barmaid/18/Islington, Middlesex/Census
1881/Susan Bowles/Domestic Servant/38/Beth Green, Middlesex/Census
1881/Eliza Smith/Cousin/26/Beth Green, Middlesex/Census
1881/Geo Jacobson/Billiard Marker/18/Clerkenwell, Middlesex/Census

1896/George Farmer/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/William John Musto/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1900/William John Musto/../../../Post Office Directory **

My Great grandfather, John Asser, was landlord at the Lord Nelson in 1891. His brothers Samuel and Stephen had the Queens Hotel, Victoria Park and the Royal Oak, Victoria Park. I have this information after researching my family tree. Their father (I think) lived at 25 White Post Lane, Grange House, Bow - The Lord Napier. ***

R Whites bottle which hung in the bar. It has a pear with whiskey in it. The pear may have been grown in the orchard at the rear of the pub.

In 1901 census Samuel Asser was the landlord of The Queens Hotel, 274 Victoria Park Road.
If you are interested, attached is a picture of an R Whites bottle which hung in the bar. It has a pear with whiskey in it. The pear may have been grown in the orchard at the rear of the pub. ***

1901/Samuel Asser/Licensed Victualler/41/Hackney Wick, London/Census ***
1901/Amy Asser/Wife/26/Hoxton, London/Census
1901/Royal R S Asser/Son/1/Hackney, London/Census
1901/Louisa Cromer/Sister in Law, Manageress/29/Haggerston, London/Census
1901/Alice Cromer/Sister in Law, Visitor/16/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1901/Lucy Moss/Nursemaid/15/Plaistow, London/Census
1901/Louisa Custance/Nurse, Widow/57/Uttoxeter, Stafford/Census
1901/Laura Hanley/Cook/30/Falmouth, Cornwall/Census

1908/Mrs Mary Asser/../../../Post Office Directory **

1914/Henry Seaward/../../../Post Office Directory **

1926/Robt Wm Butcher/../../../Post Office Directory **

1946/Mrs Mary E Evans/../../../Post Office Directory **


** Provided by Stephen Harris

*** Provided by Ken Purdie

**** Provided By Kevan

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