Pub history and London

Royal Oak, 57 St Stephens Road, Bow E3

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Existed from at least 1848. The 1851 census lists the address as at 22 Roman Road, (next is 2 Three Colt Street). The address in 1869 and earlier is at Three Colt Street, by the junction of Roman Road. This is also shown as 507 Roman Road on Ordnance Survey maps. *

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

Royal Oak, 57 St Stephens Road, Bow - in 1925

Royal Oak, 57 St Stephens Road, Bow - in 1925

Residents at this address.

1848/Robert Southall/Beer Retailer, Old Ford, Bow/../../Post Office Directory

1851/Robert Southall/Beer Retailer, Old Ford/../../Post Office Directory

1851/Robert Southall/House Agent & Beer Seller/60/Worcestershire/Census
1851/Jane Southall/Wife/52/Romford, Essex/Census
1851/Amelia Southall/Daughter/25/Holborn, Middlesex/Census
1851/George Sumner/HOuse Servant/24/Canterbury, Kent/Census

The daughters of Robert Southall marry in 1850 and 1851, both list himas a House Agent. Emma marries George Barnes in 1850, and Amelia marries William Postgate in 1851.

1856/Robert Southall/Beer Retailer, Three Colt Street/../../Post Office Directory

14 February 1862/Letters of Administration of the Personal Estate and effects of Robert Southall late of the "Royal Oak" Beer house Three Colt Street Old Ford in the County of Middlesex Beer Seller a Widower deceased who dies 6 January 1862 at the "Royal Oak" Beerhouse aforesaid were granted ay the Principal Registry to Emma Barnes (Wife of George Barnes) of 2 Ford Road Old Ford aforesaid one of the Children of the said deceased she having first been sworn. Effects under 200./Will

1869/George Barnes/Beer Retailer, Three Colt Street/../../Post Office Directory

1871/George Barnes/Butcher Master/47/Ongar, Essex/Census
1871/Fanny Barnes/Wife/32/Cheapside, London/Census
1871/Robert G Barnes/Son, Butcher/19/Bow, Middlesex/Census
1871/Emily J Barnes/Daughter/17/Bow, Middlesex/Census
1871/Florence F Barnes/Daughter/3/Bow, Middlesex/Census

1881/George Barnes/Butcher & Beer Shop/57/Ongar, Essex/Census
1881/Fanny Barnes/Wife/42/City London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Elizabeth Barnes/Daughter/23/Old Ford, Middlesex/Census
1881/Emily Barnes/Daughter/19/Old Ford, Middlesex/Census
1881/Florence F Barnes/Daughter/13/Old Ford, Middlesex/Census
1881/Herbert G Barnes/Son/6/Old Ford, Middlesex/Census
1881/Minnie Barnes/Daughter/3/Old Ford, Middlesex/Census

1882/George Barnes/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1891/George Barnes/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1891/George Barnes/Beer House Keeper/66/Ongar, Essex/Census
1891/Fanny Barnes/Wife/52/City of London/Census
1891/Emily Barnes/Daughter/28/Bow, London/Census
1891/Fanny Barnes/Daughter/23/Bow, London/Census
1891/Herbert G Barnes/Son, Clerk to Merchant/16/Bow, London/Census
1891/Minnie Barnes/Daughter/14/../Census

1895/George Barnes/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1899/William Castle/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1901/William R Catherine/Beer Retailer/57/City, London/Census
1901/Annie L Catherine/Wife/43/Lambeth, London/Census
1901/Annie L Catherine/Daughter/14/Bow, London/Census
1901/Arthur E Catherine/Son/12/St Georges East, London/Census
1901/Edith R Catherine/Daughter/10/St George East, London/Census
1901/Ada E Catherine/Daughter/8/Mile End Old Town, London/Census

1903/William Catherine / Beer Retailer/../../../P.O. Directory **

1910/Herbert Cundy/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1914/Thomas Goodwin/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1915/Thomas Goodwin/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *

1919 - 1924/Sewell/../../../Freehold

1921/William Robert Sewell/../../../P.O. Directory **

1925 - 1930/Mrs Green/../../../Freehold

1931 - 1935/Hatton/../../../Freehold

1934/George William Hatton/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1936 - 1937/Ireland/../../../Freehold

1938/Percy A. E. Ireland/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *

1938/Fisk/../../../Freehold

1939 - 1940/R Bailey/../../../Freehold

1942/Richard Bailey/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *

1941 - 1943/G Young/../../../Freehold

1944/George Young/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *

1944 - 1946/Mrs Priest/../../../Freehold

1947 - 1957/Mrs Bender/../../../Freehold


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