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Black Buoy, Black Buoy Hill, Wivenhoe

Wivenhoe pub history index

Formerly the Black Boy, renamed The Black Buoy in 1912

Kindly donated by Colleen

25th June 2000

One of the oldest pubs in Wivenhoe, The Black Boy was named after King Charles I who's black hair and swarthy complexion earned him the aforementioned nickname.

The following entries are in this format:

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

? - 1732/John Hawes/Licensee/../../..*

1791 - 1828/Mary Golding/Licensee/../../..*

1832 - 1845/Thomas Harvey/Licensee/../../..*

1845 - 1858/Isaac Blyth/Licensee & Shipowner/../../..*

1851/Isaac Blyth/plumber etc/37/Wivenhoe, Essex/Census **
1851/Caroline Blyth/wife/39/Wivenhoe, Essex/Census **

1855/T Blyth jun/../../../Post Office ****

1858 - 1866/William Goodwin/Licensee/../../..*

1866 - 1881/Thomas Corder Goodwin/Licensee & Shipowner/../../..*

1881/Thomas Corder Goodwin/Innkeeper & Shipping Agent/47/Wivenhoe, Essex/Census
1881/Jane Lucy Goodwin/Wife/45/Colchester, Essex/Census
1881/Jane Lucy Goodwin/Daughter/21/Wivenhoe, Essex/Census
1881/Thomas William Goodwin/Son, School Teacher/18/Wivenhoe, Essex/Census
1881/Annie Constance Goodwin/Daughter/16/Wivenhoe, Essex/Census
1881/Arthur Goodwin/Son/13/Wivenhoe, Essex/Census
1881/Cecil Jones Goodwin/Son/10/Wivenhoe, Essex/Census
1881/Clifford Goodwin/Son/8/Wivenhoe, Essex/Census
1881/Sidney Otto Goodwin/Son/3/Wivenhoe, Essex/Census
1881/Mary Ann Goodwin/Domestic Servant/16/Carmel, Ireland/Census

1881 - 1896/Thomas Corder Goodwin/Licensee/../../..*

1896/W. Martin/Licensee/../../..*

1903 - 1914/Captain William Turner Barnard Ennew/Licensee/../../..*

1914/Charles Sainty/../../../Kelly's

1917/Charles Sainty/../../../Kelly's

1922/Charles Sainty/../../../Kelly's

1925/Charles Sainty/../../../Kelly's

1929/Spencer C. Savage/../../../Kelly's

1933/George T. Heyes/../../../Kelly's

1937/George T. Heyes/../../../Kelly's

* Provided by Terry Garland

** Provided by John Mead

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