Bethnal Green pub history index
Address formerly 26 Arundel Street and in 1839, 29 Albion Street.; aka the Standard; the address in 1856 is 29 Albion Street, Nottingham Street, Waterloo Town, Bethnal Green Road.
A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Bethnal Green, Middlesex - now in East London. The Bethnal Green, East London listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.
The following entries are in this format:
Year/Publican or other Resident/Relationship to Head and or Occupation/Age/Where Born/Source.
1839/Chas Robinson/../../../Pigot’s Directory **
1856/George Alexander King/../../../Post Office Directory
November 1868/George Alex King/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era
November 1868/William Hicks Richards/Incoming Licensee/../../Era
1876/William Hicks Richards/../../../P.O. Directory **
1881/Thomas B Richards/Public House Manager/25/Wapping, Middlesex/Census
1881/William Richards/Son (Bro), Cellar Man/23/Wapping, Middlesex/Census
1881/Caroline E Coghill/Housekeeper/30/Long Crendon, Buckingham/Census
1881/William Ling/Barman/29/Hundon, Suffolk/Census
1882/Wm H Richards/../../../Post Office Directory
1884/Wm H Richards/../../../Post Office Directory
1891/Edward Smith/Licensed Victualler/37/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1891/Caroline Smith/Wife/36/Stepney, London/Census
1891/Eliza Lupton/Niece/19/Stepney, London/Census
1891/William Dywaters/Barman/26/Ilfracombe, Devon/Census
1891/Kate Handel/General Servant/21/St Paxton, Huntingdonshire/Census
1891/Edward Smith/../../../Post Office Directory
1894/John Thomas Lethbridge & Edward Smith, trading as Lethbridge, Smith & Co. / Licensed Victuallers /../../London Gazette, 31 July 1894 **
1895/Lethbridge, Richards & Co/../../../Post Office Directory
1899/Edward Smith/../../../Post Office Directory
1910/Edward Smith/../../../Post Office Directory
1911/Elizabeth Bywaters/Licensed Victuallers manageress, Widow/45/Alton, hampshire/Census
1911/James Richard Flight/Head Barman/36/Poplar, London/Census
1911/Christian Albert Smith/Barman/22/Ratcliffe, London/Census
1911/Ellen Agnes Clement/General Servant/37/Spitalfields, London/Census
1915/Arthur Eversden/../../../Post Office Directory
1938/Jn Edgar Kirvan/../../../Post Office Directory
1944/Austin D Ellis/../../../Post Office Directory
Mr & Mrs R A Cantello are brother in law and sister of Messrs Joe and Jim Church, Queens Arms & Tidal Basin Tavern. ***
1949/Mr & Mrs R A Cantello/../../../Black Eagle Journal ***
** Provided By Stephen Harris
*** Provided By Alex Wilkinson
What I am now attempting to achieve is the coverage of an earlier London
street directory in 1832. This is unique, plus
images of the 1842 Robsons directory which confirm earlier entries and also
carry much more trade detail about a premises or person. Here is the index of streets in 1832, many with
1842 imagery added.
And next is the complete 1940 London street directory - this will take some months to complete, so bear with me!
London pub history directory.
London Street Listings in 1832.
London street listings in 1842
London Street Listings in 1818 - mainly A and B.
London public houses in 1833 Pigots.
Entire London Street Listing in 1843 - by surname.
London public houses in 1856.
London public houses in 1869.
London public houses in 1899
London 1921 Street directory in 1921
London 1940 Street directory 1940
London Pubs in 2018