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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.

Kings Head, 59 Essex Road, Islington

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The earlier address would be at 21 Lower Street in 1856 and before.

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

Kings Head, 59 Essex Road, N1 - in March 2007

Kings Head, 59 Essex Road, N1 - in March 2007

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.

1839/John Cox/../../../Pigots Directory ****

1841/John Cox/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1841/John Cox/Licensed Victualler/40/../Census ****
1841/Lydia Cox/../40/../Census
1841/Richard Cox/../15/Middlesex/Census
1841/Henry Cox/../15/Middlesex/Census
1841/Hephzibah Cox/../12/Middlesex/Census
1841/John Cox/../3/Middlesex/Census
1841/William Cox/../1 week/Middlesex/Census
1841/Lydia Lawrence/../60/../Census
1841/Ann Kemp/../15/Middlesex/Census
1841/John Sparrow/../20/../Census
1841/John Legg/../15/../Census

1851/John Cox/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1851/John Cox/Licensed Victualler/53/Ware, Hertfordshire/Census ****
1851/Kezia Cox/Wife/52/Ipswich, Suffolk/Census
1851/Hephzibah Cox/Daughter/20/Islington, Middlesex/Census
1851/John Cox/Son/12/Islington, Middlesex/Census
1851/Thomas Cox/Brother/56/Sible Hedingham, Essex/Census
1851/Lydia Lawrence/Wifes Mother, Widow/74/Ipswich, Suffolk/Census
1851/William Dunn/Lodger, Gas Index Meter Maker/24/Islington, Middlesex/Census

By 1861, John Cox can be found at the Queens Arms, Westow Hill, Upper Norwood. In 1886, the death certificate of his widowed wife Kezia lists John Cox as the licensed victualler of the Kings Head, Essex Road, North Islington *

1856/John Benj Wheatley/../../../Post Office Directory ****

November 1866/John Cook Silcock/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

November 1866/Frederick Edward Webb/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1869/F E Webb/../../../Post Office Directory ****

November 1869/Frederick Edward Webb/Outgoing Licensee/../../Islington Gazette ****

November 1869/Henry Thomas Bull/Incoming Licensee/../../Islington Gazette ****

1881/Thos Hy Palmer/Licensed Victualler/32/Chilham, Kent/Census ****
1881/Sarah E Evans/Housekeeper/35/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1881/Harriet Parson/Domestic Servant/18/Clerkenwell, Middlesex/Census
1881/Walter J Glover/Barman/21/Walworth, Surrey/Census
1881/William Sinnons/Visitor, Salesman/25/Winchcombe, Gloucester/Census

1882/Thos Hy Palmer/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/Thomas H Palmer/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Dare & Bishop/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1895/Dare & Bishop/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/Dare & Bishop/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1910/Dare & Bishop/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1915/Thomas Dare/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1921/Henry Wilson/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1934/Emberson & Co Ltd/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1938/Emberson & Co Ltd/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1944/Jn Brooks/../../../Post Office Directory ****

* Provided By Coleen West

**** Provided By Kevan

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