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Three Cups, 156 Bow Road, Bow E3

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This pub was present by 1811, developing into a Music Hall, then a Theatre and being converted into a Cinema in 1923. At 5 High Street Bow in 1869 and earlier; aka Eastern Empire in 1899. This pub is now demolished  **

A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Bow, East London - in East London. The Bow, 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.

1811/John Cleave, Three Cups, Bow, Middlesex/../../Holdens Directory

1825/Mr & Mrs Davies/../../../Licensed Victuallers Association

1826/Thomas Davies/../../../Pigots Directory

1841/Mrs Martha Anderson/../../../Post Office Directory **

1843/William Renwick/../../../Kellys Directory

1848/Henry John Overton/../../../Post Office Directory

1851/Henry John Overton/../../../Kellys Directory

1851/Henry Jno Overton/Victualler/41/Croydon, Surrey/Census
1851/Elizabeth Overton/Wife/40/Essex/Census
1851/James Harris/Pot Man/17/Basing, Hampshire/Census

January 1853/James C Jones/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

January 1853/Duncan Christie/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1856/William Uffindel/../../../Post Office Directory

1861/Frederick Ward/Victualler employing 2 men/29/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1861/Mary Ann Ward/Wife/29/Clerkenwell, Middlesex/Census
1861/Mary Ann Ward/Daughter/4/Mile End, Middlesex/Census
1861/Frederick Ward/Son/3/Mile End, Middlesex/Census
1861/William Ridgley/Waiter/20/Cambridge/Census

1862/Frederick Ward/../../../Post Office Directory **

July 1863/Frederick Ward, deceased/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

July 1863/Mary Ann Ward, widow of Frederick Ward/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1866/Mrs M A Ward/../../../P.O. Directory **

January 1866/Mary Ann Ward/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

January 1866/Henry Hodge/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

August 1867/Henry Hodge/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

August 1867/John James Kinggett/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

1869/William Cole/../../../Post Office Directory

May 1869/William Cole/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

May 1869/George Hunt/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

March 1871/Harry Preece/Outgoing Licensee /../../Morning Advertiser

March 1871/Lewis Henry Claridge/ Incoming Licensee /../../Morning Advertiser

1871/Lewis H Claridge/Publican/21/Islington, Middlesex/Census
1871/Annie Claridge/Wife/21/Essex/Census
1871/Ellen Alldam/Domestic Servant/24/Ireland/Census
1871/George Parry/Potman/19/Dudley Street, Soho, Middlesex/Census
1871/Mr Poud/Visitor/21/Oxford Street, Middlesex/Census

March 1872/Lewis Henry Claridge/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

March 1872/Albert Masterson/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

July 1872/Albert Masterson/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

July 1872/Frederick Vanderkest/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

November 1875/Elizabeth Vanderkeste/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

November 1875/Sarah Prideaux/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

July 1877/Sarah Prideaux/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

July 1877/Charles Cathery/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

30th March 1878/William Charles Turnham/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

30th March 1878/Ebenezer Chambers Foreman/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

July 1878/E C Foreman/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

July 1878/M R Barrett/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

July 1879/M K BarrattOutgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

July 1879/W L Browne/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

August 1879/William Lewis Clifton Browne/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

August 1879/Alfred Probyn/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

1881/James Godfrey/Publican/28/Hackney, Middlesex/Census
1881/Mary Ann Godfrey/Wife/26/Shoreditch, Middlesex/Census
1881/Thomas Lynn/Barman/19/St Pancras, Middlesex/Census
1881/Christopher Clisby/Potman/39/Westminster, Middlesex/Census
1881/Frederick Godfrey/Billiard Marker/20/Kensington, Surrey/Census
1881/Sarah Lawrence/General Servant/25/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census

1884/Alfred Probyn/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/William Marlow/../../../Post Office Directory

1892/William Marlow/../../../Post Office Directory **

1899/Frank William Macnaghten/../../../Post Office Directory

1915/Frank William Macnaghten/../../../Post Office Directory

1921/Artie J Olswick/../../../Post Office Directory

1926/Louis Morris/../../../Post Office Directory **

1927/J Winton/../../../Post Office Directory


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** Provided By Stephen Harris

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