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    Blucher's Head, 44 Market Place, Romford

    Romford pub history index

    Directory of Pubs in the UK, 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.

    Name Changed to the Duke of Wellington 15th April 1915 due to public opinion. Demolished in 1967

    Bluchers Head, Market Place - on right

    Bluchers Head, Market Place - on right

    Kindly provided by Colleen

    For the History of Romford & other areas of Havering:

    The following entries are in this format:

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

    1822/John Marrable/../../../Pigot's*

    1823-4/John Marrable/../../../Pigot's

    1826/John Marrable/../../../Pigot's

    1828-9/John Marrable/../../../Pigot's

    1832-3/James Wensley/../../../Pigot's

    1839/Samuel Adams Hammond/../../../Pigot's

    1841/Samuel Adams Hammond/Innkeeper/45/Essex/Census ****
    1841/Mary Hammond/../45/Essex/Census
    1841/Joseph Hammond/../22/Essex/Census
    1841/Sarah Hammond/../20/Essex/Census
    1841/Mary Ann Hammond/../15/Essex/Census
    1841/Hannah Hammond/../13/Essex/Census
    1841/Emma Hammond/../9/Essex/Census

    1845/Samuel Adams Hammond/Carpenter/../../Post Office

    1848/Mary Hammond/../../../White's

    1851/Mrs. Mary Hammond/Carpenter/../../Post Office

    1851/Mary Hammond/Innkeeper/57/Willingate Doe, Essex/Census***
    1851/Mary Ann Hammond/Daughter/28/Romford, Essex/Census***
    1851/Hannah Hammond/Daughter/23/Romford, Essex/Census***
    1851/Charles Hammond/Son, Carpenter/21/Romford, Essex/Census***
    1851/Emma E. Hammond/Daughter/18/Romford, Essex/Census***
    1851/Thomas Pool/Lodger, Sawyer/30/Doddinghurst, Essex/Census***
    1851/John Archer/Errand Boy/16/Epping, Essex/Census***

    1855/Misses Hammond/../../../Kelly's*

    1861/Frederick L Mantell/Victualler/33/Epping, Essex/Census ****
    1861/Sarah Mantell/Wife/40/Romford, Essex/Census
    1861/Henry Newman/Servant, Ostler/22/Great Clacton, Essex /Census
    1861/Susan Goodwin/House Servant/20/Blythburgh, Suffolk/Census

    1862/Frederick Lewis Mantell/../../../Kelly's

    1863/Frederick Lewis Mantell/../../../White's

    1867/Frederick L. Mantell/../../../Post Office

    1870/Frederick Lewis Mantell/../../../Kelly's

    1871/Frederick Lewis Mantell/../../../Post Office

    1871/Frederick L. Mantell/Licensed Victualler/42/Epping, Essex/Census***
    1871/Sarah Mantell/Wife/50/Romford, Essex/Census***
    1871/William Kelley/Ostler/19/Great Waltham, Essex/Census***
    1871/Annie Wederell/Barmaid/14/Theydon Bois, Essex/Census***
    1871/Francis Summerfield/Boarder, Plumber/34/Kent/Census***

    30/08/1872/Frederick Lewis Mantell/../../../Petty Sessions Victuallers Records

    1874/Frederick Lewis Mantell/../../../Kelly's

    1878/Frederick Lewis Mantell/../../../Kelly's

    29/01/1880/Robert Jennings/../../../Petty Sessions Victuallers Records

    1881/Robert Jennings /Licensed Victualler/23/London, Middlesex/Census
    1881/Mary Jennings/Mother/43/London, Middlesex/Census
    1881/Emily Wheatley/Barmaid/14/Romford, Essex/Census
    1881/Mark Seely/Hostler/20/Brockley, Suffolk/Census
    1881/Robert Baker/Lodger, Carpenter/27/Manchester, Lancashire/Census

    Note: Premises not named in 1881

    1882/Robert Jennings/../../../Kelly's

    30/04/1885/James Heavens/../../../Petty Sessions Victuallers Records

    1886/James Heavens/../../../Kelly's

    1890/James Heavens/../../../Kelly's

    1891/James Heavens/Licensed Victualler/31/Faringdon, Berkshire/Census***
    1891/Emily Lucy Heavens/Wife/30/Henley on Thames/Census***
    1891/Emily Heavens/Daughter/4/Romford, Essex/Census***
    1891/Frank Heavens/Son/3/Romford, Essex/Census***
    1891/Alice Heavens/Daughter/2/Romford, Essex/Census***
    1891/William Heavens/Son/1m/Romford, Essex/Census***
    1891/Mary Ann Winter/Lady Nurse/63/Blackheath, Kent/Census***
    1891/Blanche Carroll/Domestic Nurse Girl/14/Romford, Essex/Census***
    1891/William Newman/Potman/45/Halstead, Essex/Census***

    02/12/1893/Emily Lucy Heavens/../../../Petty Sessions Victuallers Records

    25/01/1894/Emily Lucy Heavens/../../../Petty Sessions Victuallers Records

    08/02/1894/Henry Knightbridge/../../../Petty Sessions Victuallers Records

    1894/Henry Knightbridge/../../../Kelly's

    1895/Henry Knightbridge/../../../Kelly's

    31/10/1895/Arthur Albert Rich/../../../Petty Sessions Victuallers Records

    1898/Arthur Albert Rich/../../../Kelly's

    1899/Arthur Albert Rich/../../../Kelly's

    1901/Arthur A Rich/Publican/37/Romford, Essex/Census ****
    1901/Clara Linton/House Keeper/32/Abbotsley, Hants/Census
    1901/Harry Green/Potsman/22/Essex/Census

    1902/Arthur Albert Rich/../../../Kelly's**

    1906/Arthur Albert Rich/../../../Kelly's**

    1908/Mrs. Ellen M. Long/../../../Kelly's

    1910/Mrs. Ellen M. Long/../../../Kelly's

    1911/Thomas Long/Licensed Victualler/45/Bethnal Green, London/Census ****
    1911/Ellen May Long/Wife/50/Buckhurst Hill, Essex/Census
    1911/Ellen May Copland/Daughter/27/Buckhurst Hill, Essex/Census
    1911/Ivy May Copland/Granddaughter/2/Romford, Essex/Census
    1911/Sidney Thomas Copland/Grandson/1/Romford, Essex/Census
    1911/Joseph Walter Shepherd/Grandson/6/Bow, London/Census
    1911/Violet Ellenor Shepherd/Granddaughter/8/Bow, London/Census

    1912/Mrs. Ellen M. Long/../../../Kelly's

    1914/Mrs. Ellen M. Long/../../../Kelly's

    1917/Mrs. Ellen M. Long/../../../Kelly's

    1922/Mrs. Ellen M. Long/../../../Kelly's

    1925/Thomas H. Long/../../../Kelly's

    1929/Thomas H. Long/../../../Kelly's

    1933/Thomas H. Long/../../../Kelly's

    1937/Thomas H. Long/../../../Kelly's

    * Provided by the Pubs, Inns and Taverns Index for England, 1801-1900

    ** Provided by Tom Hine

    *** Provided by CG

    **** Provided by Kevan

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