UK Pub history research and London historical street directory

Search the historical London street directory and pub history site by surname, street or pub name; you will find many obscure early street addresses in London through the Victorian pub history of London and early parish and licensing records on this site. Most records are before 1944 plus some modern detail, and lots of pictures.

Oliver Twist, 90 Church Road, Leyton E10

Leyton pub history index

This pub closed in 2005. **

Oliver Twist, Church Road, Leyton

25th March 2003

Taken by Brian Berry

The following entries are in this format:

Year/Publican or other Resident/Relationship to Head and or Occupation/Age/Where Born/Source.

1867/William Brown / Landlord /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **

1868/J Brown/../../../Kelly’s Directory **

1871/George Frederick Hall/../../../Post Office

1872/Louis Preutz/../../../Register of Alehouse Licenses, Essex Records Office **

1874/Louis Pruetz/../../../Kelly's

1880/Louis Preutz/../../../Register of Alehouse Licenses, Essex Records Office **

1881/Samuel A. Bennett/Licensed Victualler/25/Worcester/Census
1881/Sarah A. Bennett/Wife/22/Sittingbourne, Kent/Census
1881/Eleanor Hull/Lodger, Barmaid/15/Sittingbourne, Kent/Census
1881/William Nie/Potman/17/Leyton, Essex/Census

1882/Samuel Alfred Binnall/../../../Kelly's

1886/Joseph Harris/../../../Kelly's

1890/Joseph Harris/../../../Kelly’s Directory **

1895/Samuel Brush/../../../Register of Alehouse Licenses, Essex Records Office **

1896/Alfred Brush/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1896/Thomas Boatman/../../../Petty Sessions ****

1897/Thomas Boatman/Licensee/../../Marriage Certificate*

1902/Thomas Boatman/../../../Kelly's ****

1904/Thomas Boatman/../../../Alterations to Licensed Premises records, Essex Records Office **

1908/Thomas Boatman/../../../Kelly's

1912/Thomas Boatman/../../../Kelly's

24/7/1915/Sidney Robert Boatman, Thomas Charles Boatman & Joseph Payne/../../../Petty Sessions ****

29/1/1916/Sidney Robert Boatman/../../../Petty Sessions ****

03/6/1916/Victor York Goddard/../../../Petty Sessions ****

1917/Victor York Goddard/../../../Kelly's

27/9/1919/Alexander John Forster/../../../Petty Sessions ****

1922/Alexander John Forster/../../../Kelly's

1925/Alexander John Forster/../../../Kelly's


* Provided by Clare Price, the great, great granddaughter of Thomas Boatman

** Provided by Stephen Harris

**** Provided by Kevan


And Last updated on: Saturday, 18-Mar-2017 19:48:47 GMT