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Highland Mary, 252 & 254 West Ferry Road, Poplar

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This pub is listed as 4 Manchester Terrace, West Ferry Road in the 1861 census, and as 2 & 3 Manchester Terrace in the 1871 census. By 1891, it is listed as 252 & 254 West Ferry Road in the census, although it shows up as just 254 West Ferry Road in Post Office directories in the 1880s and 1890s. It is named in the 1891 census (though it's also called "Island Mary" 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.

1861/Joseph Harper/Blacksmith/27/Worcestershire/Census ***
1861/Elizabeth Harper/Wife/27/Worcestershire/Census
1861/Lucy A. Harper/Daughter/8 months/Middlesex/Census
1861/William Beech/Brother-in-Law, Engineer/20/Belgium/Census
1861/Mary Ann Ryan/Servant/19/Essex/Census
1861/Thomas Cartwright/Boarder, Rope Spinner/30/Worcestershire/Census
1861/Edward Ellis/Boarder, Vice Maker/38/Worcestershire/Census

1871/James Williams/Beer Seller/50/Bilston, Staffordshire/Census ***
1871/Mary A. Williams/Wife/49/Warrington, Lancashire/Census
1871/William E. Williams/Son, Iron Worker/25/Wigan, Lancashire/Census
1871/Clara Elliston/General Domestic Servant/14/Canning Town, Essex/Census

1881/James Williams/Publican/60/Bilston, Stafford/Census ****
1881/Charles Moss/Son In Law, Engineer Fitter/29/Liverpool, Lancashire/Census
1881/Charlotte Moss/Wife/25/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Charlotte Moss/Niece/5/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/William J S Moss/Nephew/3/London, Middlesex/Census

1882/James Williams/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/James Godden/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory ***

1891/Benj. Horton/Boilermaker/36/Smethwick, Warwickshire/Census ***
1891/Mary Horton/Wife/38/Bilston, Staffordshire/Census
1891/Mary A. Horton/Daughter/13/Barrow, Lancashire/Census
1891/Isaac Horton/Son/10/Barrow, Lancashire/Census
1891/Benjn. Horton/Son/8/Woolston, Hampshire/Census
1891/Winifred M. Horton/Daughter/5/Greenwich, London/Census
1891/Betsy Horton/Daughter/2/Greenwich, London/Census
1891/Alfd. Wm. Horton/Son/8 months/Greenwich, London/Census

1895/George Henry Gill/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory ***


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**** Provided By Kevan

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