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Amhurst Arms, 240 Amhurst Road, Hackney

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Referred to as the Amhurst Arms, Shacklewell in the 1864 license transfer. This mid-19th century pub has been called De Bysto since 2007 ** A Grade II listed pub, later a wine bar called Osto then renamed Oro and reopened as the Hand of Glory in January 2014. *

A listing of historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Hackney, Middlesex - now in East London. The Hackney, East London listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

Amhurst Arms, 240 Amhurst Road, E8 - in July 2007

Amhurst Arms, 240 Amhurst Road, E8 - in July 2007

Kindly provided by Stephen Harris

Amhurst Arms, 240 Amhurst Road E8 - in June 2013

Amhurst Arms, 240 Amhurst Road E8 - in June 2013

Kindly provided by Tris

The following entries are in this format:

Year/Publican or other Resident/Relationship to Head and or Occupation/Age/Where Born/Source.

1841/Henry Watts/Licensed Victualler/55/Middlesex/Census *
1841/Sarah Watts/../45/Middlesex/Census
1841/Thomas Watts/../20/Middlesex/Census
1841/William Watts/../15/Middlesex/Census
1841/Alfred Watts/../15/Middlesex/Census
1841/Joseph Watts/../14/Middlesex/Census
1841/Jane Gilderey/Female Servant/40/Scotland/Census
1841/Edward Wilson/House Servant/15/Middlesex/Census

1851/Henry Nunney/../../../Middlesex Directory ****

1851/Henry Running/Licensed Victualler/44/Holborn, Middlesex/Census ****
1851/Mary/Wife/33/Clerkenwell, Middlesex/Census
1851/Emily/Daughter/8/Islington, Middlesex/Census
1851/Hannah/Daughter/4/London, Middlesex/Census
1851/Emma/Daughter/2/Islington, Middlesex/Census
1851/Henry/Son/10 months/Islington, Middlesex/Census
1851/Mary/Visitor, Retired Victualler/76/Lawford, Berkshire/Census
1851/Mary Ann/Visitor, Attendant on Mother/42/Canterbury, Kent/Census
1851/Richard Styles/Potman/22/Theydon, Epping/Census
1851/Eliza Pickersgild/House Servant/22/Cambridge Heath, Middlesex/Census

1855/John Blacke/../../../Post Office Directory **

1861/John Blake/Licensed Victualler/68/Kings Sutton, Northampton/Census ****
1861/Mary A Blake/Wife/62/Orcheston, Wiltshire/Census
1861/William White/Waiter/77/Buckinghamshire/Census
1861/Anna Goodmaid/Barmaid/19/Shacklewell, London/Census
1861/Johanna Forsey/Servant/18/Hackney, Middx/Census
1861/John Heymer/Lodger, Labourer/40/Stratford, Essex/Census

May 1862/John Blake/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

May 1862/Alexander Kennedy/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

September 1864/Alexander Kennedy/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

September 1864/John Bruce Barham/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1866/J B Bareham/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1871/John B Bareham/Licensed Victualler/72/Brentwood, Essex/Census ****
1871/Elizabeth Bareham/Wife/44/Kennington, Surrey/Census
1871/Lizzey Bareham/Daughter, Telegraphist/26/St Pancras, Middlesex/Census
1871/John Bareham/Son/6/Hollborn/Census
1871/Florence Bareham/Daughter/4/West Hackney/Census
1871/Ada M Tallent/Barmaid/19/Walworth, Surrey/Census
1871/William F Morrison/Potman/19/Stoke Newington, Middlesex/Census

March 1874/John Bruce Bareham, deceased/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

March 1874/Elizabeth Bareham, his widow/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

1874/Elizabeth Bareham/../../../H D Miles Directory of Licensed Victuallers **

1878/William M Read/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1896/Mrs Read/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/Henry Baston/55/Licensed Victualler/London/Census ****
1901/E L Baston/55/Wife/Stepney/Census
1901/Ellen G Baston/Daughter/10/Stockwell, Surrey/Census
1901/Harold M Baston/Son/8/Herne Hill, Surrey/Census
1901/Mary Frances Duke/Barmaid/19/Homerton, London/Census
1901/Mary Chapman/Servant, Widow/38/Gainsborough, Lincs/Census

1902/Henry Bastow/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1904/Henry Bastow/../../../London Trade Directory ****

1905/Henry Bastow/../../../London Trade Directory ****

1908/Sl. Albt. Janes/../../../Post Office Suburban Directory **

1911/Charles George Withers/../../../London Trade Directory ****

1911/Charles Withers/Licensed Victualler/41/Sevenoaks, Kent/Census ****
1911/Amy Withers/Wife/39/St Clements, London/Census
1911/Dulcie Withers/Daughter/11/East Dulwich, London/Census
1911/Fred Duke/Potman/21/Islington, London/Census
1911/Agnes Lowe/General Servant/18/../Census
1911/Harry Chaplin/Barman/29/Colchester, Essex/Census

1914/Charles George Withers/../../../Post Office Directory *++

1919/Charles George Withers/../../../London Trade Directory ****

1934/George Ernest Perkins Nixon/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1938/George Ernest Perkins Nixon/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1944/George Ernest Perkins Nixon/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1988/S J Corrigan/../../../Trumans Watney List ***

1990/S J Corrigan/../../../Trumans Watney List ***


+ Provided by Friends of Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park

* Provided By Ray Collins

*+ Provided By Tris

*++ Provided By Ewan

** Provided By Stephen Harris

*** Provided By Alex Wilkinson

**** Provided By Kevan

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