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Watermans Arms, 6 West Ferry Road, Poplar

Poplar pub history index

In 1869 & earlier it is listed under Millwall, This pub is demolished. ** Listed as 22 West Ferry Road in the 1871 census. ***

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.

1862/Wm. Escott/../../../P.O. Directory **

May 1863/William Escott/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

May 1863/Henry De Ritter/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

March 1864/Henry De Ritter/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

March 1864/William Jenkins/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

January 1866/Effingham Lucas/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

January 1866/George Morrison and Andrew Morrison Longlands/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

August 1867/George Morrison and Andrew Morrison Longlands/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

August 1867/Tobias Nelson/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

1869/Thos Nelson/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1871/Tobias Neilson/Publican/42/Norway/Census ***
1871/Mary Neilson/Wife/26/Thurlow, Suffolk/Census
1871/Martha Neilson/Daughter/14/Poplar, Middlesex/Census
1871/Louisa Neilson/Daughter/11/Shadwell, Middlesex/Census
1871/Annie Neilson/Daughter/8/Shadwell, Middlesex/Census
1871/Charles Neilson/Son/4/Shadwell, Middlesex/Census
1871/Harry Neilson/Son/8 months/Poplar, Middlesex/Census
1871/Ann Sullivan/Domestic Servant/38/St Georges, Middlesex/Census
1871/Alfred Auglis/Potman/27/Poplar, Middlesex/Census

May 1872/Tobias Nelson, deceased/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era ****

May 1872/Mary Nelson, widow and executrix/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era ****

May 1873/Mary Nelson/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

May 1873/Hjalmar Parldon Wetterlund/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

1881/William Chreighton/Publican Employing 2 Hands/56/Suffolk/Census ****
1881/Margaret Chreighton/Wife/57/Warlingworth, Suffolk/Census
1881/Caroline Hough/General Servant/34/Oatley Downs/Census
1881/William Oman/Barman/35/../Census

1882/Hjalmar Paridon Wetterlund/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/Edwin P Rowe/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Thomas Shearman/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1895/Thomas Shearman/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/Brown Bros/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1900/Brown Bros/../../../Post Office Directory **

1901/Matthew Reed/Public House Manager/42/Somerstown, London/Census
1901/Seratum Reed/Wife/41/Hackney, London/Census
1901/Harry Reed/Son, Barman/19/Hackney, London/Census
1901/Alfred Reed/Son/17/Hackney, London/Census
1901/William Reed/Son/15/Hackney, London/Census
1901/Selina Reed/Daughter/10/Hackney, London/Census
1901/Samuel Reed/Son/9/Stepney, London/Census
1901/Hubert Reed/Son/7/Stepney, London/Census
1901/Ethel Reed/Daughter/1/Poplar, London/Census

1915/William Green/../../../Post Office Directory ***

1921/William Green/../../../Post Office Directory ****


** Provided By Stephen Harris

*** Provided by Ewan

**** Provided By Kevan

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