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City Arms, 2 Dock Road, Canning Town E16

Canning Town index

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

City Arms, 2 Dock Road, Canning Town E16 - in 1919

City Arms, 2 Dock Road, Canning Town E16 - in 1919

Also see the History of Canning Town

Listed at 2 Dock Road, Tidal Basin in 1896 and 1911 census

Residents at this address

1867/John Platt/../../../Post Office

1870/John Platt/../../../Kelly's

1871/John Platt/Licensed Victualler/47/Liverpool, Lancs/Census
1871/Eliza Platt/Wife/38/City, Middx/Census
1871/Mary Platt/Daughter/10/Woolwich, Kent/Census
1871/Peter Platt/Son/3/West Ham, Essex/Census
1871/Rebecca Dawson/Barmaid/20/City, Middx/Census
1871/William Howell/Barman/18/Charton, Wilts/Census
1871/David Cole/Potman/24/Deal, Kent/Census
1871/Lucy Turner/Servant/17/Southwark, Middx/Census

1872/John Platt/../../../Kelly's

1874/John Platt/../../../Kelly's

1878/William Emblin/../../../Kelly's

1882/William Alfred Payne/../../../Kelly's
1882/George Payne/../../../Kelly's

1886/George Payne/../../../Kelly's

1891/George Payne/Publican/30/Poplar, Middlesex/Census
1891/Harriett R Payne/Wife/30/West Ham, Essex/Census
1891/Lily Payne/Daughter/8/West Ham, Essex/Census
1891/George Payne/Son/7/West Ham, Essex/Census
1891/Harriett Payne/Daughter/5/West Ham, Essex/Census
1891/Rose Payne/Daughter/2/West Ham, Essex/Census
1891/Daisey Payne/Daughter/1/West Ham, Essex/Census
1891/Edith Payne/Daughter/6 weeks/West Ham, Essex/Census
1891/Mary Hughes/Mother in Law, Widow/63/Buckinghamshire/Census
1891/Ernest J Chapman/Barman/16/West Ham, Essex/Census
1891/William Evans/Potman/34/West Ham, Essex/Census
1891/Charles Beacon/Potman/16/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1891/John Payne/Barman/25/West Ham, Essex/Census

1896/John Payne/../../../Post Office Directory

1901/Frederick Harrison/Licensed Victualler/39/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census
1901/Elizabeth Harrison/Wife/38/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census
1901/Elizabeth Mary Harrison/Daughter/13/Bromley, Middlesex/Census
1901/Frederick C R Harrison/Son/11/Bromley, Middlesex/Census
1901/Ernest W Harrison/Son/9/Poplar, Middlesex/Census
1901/Violet Ellen Harrison/Daughter/3 months/West Ham, Essex/Census
1901/Richard George Pearce/Barman/20/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census
1901/Clara Rice/Cook/19/West Ham, Essex/Census
1901/Kate Johnson/Housemaid/15/West Ham, Essex/Census

1902/Sidney Henry Smith/../../../Kelly's

1908/Sidney Henry Smith/../../../Kelly's

1911/Thomas Sidney Smith/Licensed Victualler/56/Sy Georges, London E/Census
1911/Mary Ann Smith/Wife/54/Poplar, London/Census
1911/Florence Mary Birchill/Daughter, Assistant, Widow/33/West Ham, London/Census
1911/Maude Caroline Smith/Daughter, Assistant/26/Poplar, London/Census
1911/Grace Alice Smith/Daughter, Typist/20/Poplar, London/Census
1911/Getrude Ellen Smith/Daughter, Drapers Apprentice/18/Poplar, London/Census
1911/Cyril John Smith/Son, Drapers Apprentice/16/Poplar, London/Census
1911/Doreen Florence Birchill/Grand Daughter/8/West Ham, London/Census
1911/Frederick William Chambers/Barman/19/West Ham, London/Census
1911/Henry William Johnson/Barman/22/Forest Gate, Essex/Census
1911/Minnie Lockhart/Cook/43/Lambeth, London/Census
1911/Effie Kennedy/Housemaid/31/Dimlands, Perth/Census

1912/Thomas Sidney Smith/../../../Kelly's


1914/Royden William Day/../../../Kelly's

1917/Royden William Day/../../../Kelly's

1919 - 1920/Glaze Brothers/../../../Freehold

My father, Harry Joseph, was the licensee here. It was his first pub after serving in the WWI. *

1923 - 1926/Joseph/../../../Freehold

1925/Harry Joseph/../../../Kelly's

Early, in 1927, Harry Joseph moved to his second pub, the Victory, Albany Street. *

1927 - 1931/Libow/../../../Freehold

1934/Jack Harry Libow/../../../Kelly's

* Provided by Don Joseph


And Last updated on: Friday, 11-Oct-2019 11:58:01 BST