UK pub history and historical Street directory

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.

Packet Boat, Cowley Peachey, Cowley, Uxbridge

Cowley pub history index

Aka Paddington Packet Boat as now named since at least 1914

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

Paddington Packet Boat, High Road, Cowley Peachey - in March 2008

Paddington Packet Boat, High Road, Cowley Peachey - in March 2008

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.

1826/George Peek/Paddington Boat, Cowley/../../Pigot's Directory *

1839/George Willans/Packet Boat, Cowley/../../Pigots Directory ****

1851/George Willans/Packet Boat, Cowley Peachey/../../Post Office Directory ****

1851/Samuel Pearce/Packet Boat, Cowley Peachey/../../Post Office Directory ****

1851/George E. Willan/Innkeeper/42/Cowley, Middlesex/Census *
1851/Elizabeth Willan/Wife/38/Cowley, Middlesex/Census
1851/Frederick A. Willan/Son/11/Cowley, Middlesex/Census
1851/Harriet M. Willan/Daughter/10/Cowley, Middlesex/Census
1851/Henry Willan/Son/8/Cowley, Middlesex/Census
1851/John Willan/Son/6/Cowley, Middlesex/Census

1855/Samuel Pearce/Packet Boat, Cowley Peachey/../../Kelly's Directory *

1861/Charles Thomas/Inn Keeper/53/Westbury, Gloucestershire/Census *
1861/Margarett Thomas/Wife/54/Welshpool, Montgomeryshire/Census
1861/Jemmima L. Carter/Daughter (Widow)/28/Uxbridge, Middlesex/Census
1861/Adda L. Carter/Granddaughter/3/Hounslow, Middlesex/Census
1861/William H. Herbeck/Lodger, Clerk in H.M. Eg. Office/33/Hillingdon, Middlesex/Census
1861/Joseph Gibbs/Lodger, Gold Quartz Miner/35/Cowley, Middlesex/Census

1866/Mrs C Thomas/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1871/Margaret Thomas/Licensed Victualler (Widow)/62/Gloucester/Census *
1871/Jemima Carter/Daughter/37/Uxbridge, Middlesex/Census
1871/Ada L. Carter/Granddaughter/13/Isleworth, Middlesex/Census

1874/Mrs Margaret Thomas/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1878/Wm Scaffold/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1881/William Scaffold/Publican/29/Hillingdon, Middlesex/Census ****
1881/Ada L Scaffold/Wife/24/Hounslow, Middlesex/Census
1881/Florence A Scaffold/Daughter/2/Cowley, Middlesex/Census
1881/Lily B Scaffold/Daughter/8 months/Cowley, Middlesex/Census
1881/Frances Gater/Nursemaid/13/Cowley, Middlesex/Census
1881/Henry Church/Potman/19/Cowley, Middlesex/Census
1881/Richard Trowles/Potboy/15/../Census
1881/John Dolling/Lodger, Painter, Widow/50/../Census

1890/John Joplin/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1894/Henry Rae Anderson/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1898/Henry Roy Anderson/../../../Kelly's Directory *

1899/H R Anderson/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1914/Peter Swanston/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1926/Mrs Lucy Greig Swanston/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1933/Mrs Lucy Greig Swanston/../../../Kelly's Directory *

1937/Mrs Lucy Greig Swanston/../../../Post Office Directory ****

* Provided By Ewan

**** Provided By Kevan

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