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Eagle Brewery & Tap, 151 High Street, Poplar

Poplar pub history index

This pub/brewery was certainly present by 1794, and perhaps as early as 1535, the date of construction of the oldest part of the building. The Eagle Brewery closed in 1908 and the Eagle Brewery Tap closed in 1932 for conversion into residential use. Everything was demolished in 1971 - some features being preserved at the Museum of London. At 213 Poplar High Street before 1871 and renumbering **

A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Poplar, London - in East London. The Poplar, 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.

[Wrongly listed at 265 High Street in the 1861 census as are all numbers between 262 & 272]

1794/Joseph Smith/../../../Rate Books Held by Tower Hamlets Library Service **

1823/Joseph Smith/../../../Rate Books Held by Tower Hamlets Library Service **

1824/Daniel White/../../../Rate Books Held by Tower Hamlets Library Service **

1844/Joseph Richard Holmes & Arthur Pink / Brewers /../../London Gazette, 18 June 1844 **

1846/Joseph Richard Holmes / Brewer, Dealer & Chapman , Bankrupt /../../London Gazette, 18 June 1844 **

1848/James West & Co/../../../Rate Books Held by Tower Hamlets Library Service **

1851/James William West/Maltster/56/Chatham, Kent/Census ****
1851/Hester West/Wife/56/Poplar, Middlesex/Census
1851/Alice West/Daughter/21/Shoreditch, Middlesex/Census
1851/Eliza Mead/Servant/17/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1851/Alice Acock/Niece/13/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census

1861/James West/Brewer & Maltster/39/St Lukes, Middlesex/Census ****
1861/Emma R West/Wife/30/St Pancras, Middlesex/Census
1861/Edith E West/Daughter/11/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1861/Alice L West/Daughter/8/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1861/Emma West/Daughter/6/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1861/Maud West/Daughter/2/Poplar, Middlesex/Census
1861/Alice A Acock/Barmaid/23/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census
1861/Emma R Hewett/House Servant/15/Poplar, Middlesex/Census

1901/John H Froud/Licensed Victualler/37/Rotherhithe, London/Census ****
1901/Anne Froud/Wife/25/Plumstead, Kent/Census
1901/John H Froud/Son/4/Hackney, London/Census
1901/Violet C Froud/Daughter/1/Poplar, London/Census
1901/Leonard D Hayne/Manager/27/Croydon, Surrey/Census
1901/Edith M Holland/Sister in Law/18/Plumstead, Kent/Census
1901/Ernest T H Manning/Barman/18/Islington, London/Census


** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

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