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Prince Of Wales, 61 Chrisp Street, Poplar

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It was demolished and re-built in 1951 as the Festive Britain.  The new building was given the address 55 Chrisp Street.  The construction of this replacement pub formed part of the 'Live Architecture' exhibition of the Festival of Britain.  It has since been renamed Callaghans, the name currently in use. **

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.

Festive Britain / Callaghans, 55 Chrisp Street - in April 2007

Festive Britain / Callaghans, 55 Chrisp Street - in April 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.

1869/James Woodcock/../Beer Retailer/../Post Office Directory ****

1870/James Woodcock / Beer Shop Keeper /../../London Gazette, 22 March 1870 **

1876/John Woodward/../../../P.O. Directory **

1877/John Woodward/../../../P.O. Directory **

1878/George Short/../../../P.O. Directory **

1881/Mary Bolton/Wife, Beer Housekeeper/55/York/Census ****
1881/George Short/Grand Son/5/Deptford, Surrey/Census
1881/Harriet Dela/Domestic Servant/14/Notting Hill/Census
1881/John Winkfield/Lodger, Bag Maker (Leath)/40/Branston, Lincoln/Census
1881/William Slackford/Lodger, House Painter/31/Chatham, Kent/Census

1884/Mary Bolton / Beer House Keeper /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **
1884/Adam Bolton / Husband /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey

1891/Mrs Mary Bolton/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****

1893/Mary Bolton/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory **

1895/William Hague/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/Anne Hague/Beer Retailer, Widow/34/Poplar, London/Census ****
1901/Agnes Wheatly/Visitor/38/Poplar, London/Census
1901/Emily Wheatly/Visitor/14/Poplar, London/Census
1901/Samuel Wilkes/Visitor/11/Stepney, London/Census

1910/Mrs Annie Maria Hague/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****

1911/Mrs Annie Maria Hague/../../../P.O. Directory **

1921/William Jefcoate/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****

1934/Frederick Jefcoate/Beer Retailer/../../Kellys Directory ****

1983/../Festive Briton, 55 Chrisp Street, Watneys/../../Pub Directory

1988/C J Smith/Callaghans, 55 Chrisp Street, Grand Met - Watneys/../../Pub Directory

1991/../Callaghans, 55 Chrisp Street, Grand Met - Watneys/../../Pub Directory


** Provided by Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

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