Accurate transcriptions of the 1921 census are being added to the pub history site, starting with London.

Shakespeares Head, 28 Barnsley Street,  Bethnal Green E1

Bethnal Green pub history index

Existed from at least 1891.

Historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels.

Residents at this address.

1891/John Rye/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1891/John Rye/Beer Retailer/42/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1891/Elizabeth Wood/House keeper/31/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1891/Henry Richings/Potman/25/Bethnal Green, London/Census

5th September 1891/Administration of the Personal Estate of John Rye late of the "Shakespeares Head" 28 Barnsley street Bethnal Green in the county of Middlesex Beer Retailer a Widower who died 20 august 1891 at 28 Barnsley street was granted at the Principal registry to Thomas Rye of 12 Pitt street Bethnal Green Coal Porter the Brother and one of the next of kin. Personal Estate £10

1899/Thomas Brialey/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

My grandmother, Bertha How ran the Globe, Columbia road from at least 1915 to 1944, and at Wembley by 1945. Previously Bertha and Joseph were at the Shakespeare’s Head, 28 Barnsley Street between about 1901 and 1910 and at Oaks Cottage, Maybank road, South Woodford in the 1911 census, where Joseph is listed as a beer retailer. He died in 1914. ***

1901 - 1909/Joseph William How/28 Barnsley street/../../Electoral Register

1901/Joseph How/Beer House Keeper/30/Stratford, Essex/Census
1901/Bertha How/Wife/27Bow, London/Census
1901/Joseph How/Son/6/Stratford, Essex/Census
1901/William How/Son/4/Forest Gate, Essex/Census

1904/Joseph William How/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1910/Joseph William How/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1911/Frederick White/Beer Retailer/32/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1911/Sophia White/Wife, Assistant/26/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1911/Frederick White/Son/5/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1911/Violet White/Daughter/7 months/Bethnal Green, London/Census

1914/Frederick White/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1934/Basil Bloomfield/Beer Retailer/../../Kelly's Directory

1938/Basil Frederick Bloomfield/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1944/Arthur William Lane/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

*** Provided By Robin How

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