London History and lots of Pub historical facts

Old Pack Horse, 434 High road, Chiswick

A London street directory at London 1919 which largely encompasses london street history and also pub history of the last 100 years and more. You can contribute to this amazing new project, along with the many contributors to the current pub history site, nearly anything goes. See the footer of the page for more detail.

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Women at the Wicket: A History of Women's Cricket in Interwar England. Written by Adam McKie

Bow Bells, 116 Bow Road, Bromley E3

Bromley pubs history index

This pub was built in the 1860s.. opposite Railway Station, Bow in 1869 **

Bow Bells, in recent years - Kindly provided by Philip Mernick @ http://www.mernick.co.uk/thhol/

Bow Bells, in recent years

Kindly provided by Philip Mernick

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

August 1866/Thomas A Moore/ Outgoing Licensee /../../Morning Advertiser *

August 1866/Elizabeth Morgue/ Incoming Licensee /../../Morning Advertiser *

1869/Mrs Elizabeth Mourgue/../../../Post Office Directory ****

November 1869/Elizabeth Morgue/ Outgoing Licensee /../../East London Observer ****

November 1869/Richard Robert Parry/ Incoming Licensee /../../East London Observer ****

1871/Richard R Parry/Licensed Victualler/31/Norwood, Surrey/Census ****
1871/Louisa Parry/Housekeeper/26/Camberwell, Surrey/Census
1871/Betsy Dunn/Barmaid/23/Bow, Middlesex/Census
1871/Emily Burgin/Barmaid/23/Bristol/Census

23rd March 1872/licensee removed/../../../East London Observer +

23rd March 1872/bought by Mrs Gibbs/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

1874/Mrs Charlotte P Gibbs/../../../Post Office Directory **

1881/Charlotte P Gibbs/Licensed Victualler, Widow/61/London, Middlesex/Census ****
1881/James W Gibbs/Son, Manager/29/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Emma L Gibbs/Daughter/27/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Edgar A Gibbs/Son/19/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Horatio G Gibbs/Son/17/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Matilda B Gibbs/Daughter16/London, Middlesex//Census
1881/Ann Casey/Domestic Servant/18/London, Middlesex/Census

1882/Mrs Charlotte Philis Gibbs/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/Charlotte P Gibbs/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1886/Charlotte P Gibbs/../../../Business Directory of London **

1891/James W Gibbs/Licensed Victualler/39/Lambeth, London/Census ****
1891/Edgar Gibbs/Brother, Licensed Victualler/30/Poplar, London/Census
1891/Horatio Gibbs/Brother, Licensed Victualler/28/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1891/Emma L Gibbs/Sister, Licensed Victualler/34/Lambeth, London/Census
1891/Emma G Jordan/Niece/11/Wandsworth, London/Census
1891/Valentine J Jordan/Nelpew/9/Annerley, London/Census
1891/Sarah A Alexander/General Servant, Widow/43/Bromley, London/Census
1891/Louisa Charlton/General Servant/19/Bromley, London/Census

1899/James William Gibbs/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/James W Gibbs/Licensed Victualler/48/Blackfriars. London/Census ****
1901/Lewis Johnson/Barman/25/Reed, Cambridge/Census
1901/Charles Dunker/Barman/21/Stepney, London/Census
1901/Martha A Bates/Housemaid/41/Warboys, Hunts/Census

1915/Mrs Matilda Blanche West/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1921/Alexander Morris/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1934/Jno Naylor Carter/../../../Kelly's ****

1938/Jno Naylor Carter/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1944/Jno Naylor Carter/../../../Post Office Directory ****


+ Provided by Friends of Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park

* Provided By Bridget Martin

** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

If you would like to contribute the amazing new project to map London over the last hundred years and more, please continue to read. What is needed is mainly details of when a London street was renamed, bombed, cleared, or tidied. Pictures are the best way of expressing anything, and a picture tells a thousand words. Also needed is those thousand words, or even fity words. Anything will be brilliant. Please help out before the London skyline is transformed for ever. What is needed, just an email to the Email the London team. We can do the rest; and you also get your name on the site, if this is OK.

And Last updated on: Sunday, 10-Jun-2018 17:55:04 BST