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Crown, 418 Mare Street, Hackney E8

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At Church Street in 1856 and 1866 on the east side, and the Crown, Upper Church street in 1859 and 1865; Since 2002, it has been known as the Wishing Well (2006). ** Reopened as a branch of Tommy Flynn's around 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.

Wishing Well, 418 Mare Street - in November 2006

Wishing Well, 418 Mare Street - in November 2006

Kindly provided by Stephen Harris

The following entries are in this format:

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

1856/William Godfrey Harvey/../../../Post Office Directory ****

November 1855/William Godfrey Harvey/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era ****

November 1855/John Starling/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era ****

January 1858/John Starling/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

January 1858/George Want/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

August 1859/James Wrangham/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

August 1859/Thomas Haynes/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

1861/Thomas Haynes/Licensed Victualler/44/Hook Newton, Oxen/Census ****
1861/Jane Haynes/Wife/40/Fodenham, Gloucestershire/Census
1861/Esther R Haynes/Daughter/12/London, Middlesex/Census
1861/Ann J Haynes/Daughter/10/London, Middlesex/Census
1861/Esther Bateman/Wifes Sister, Barmaid/27/Fodenland, Gloucestershire/Census

October 1862/Thomas Haynes/ Outgoing Licensee /../../East London Observer****

October 1862/Thomas Steed/ Incoming Licensee /../../East London Observer ****

August 1863/Thomas Bre?/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

August 1863/Charles Thomas Green/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

March 1864/Charles Thomas Green/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

March 1864/John Groves/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

October 1865/John Groves/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

October 1865/William Kelly/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

1866/William Kelly/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1872/William Kelly/../../../Kellys Directory ****

May 1873/William Kelly/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

May 1873/William Thomas Roberts/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

1874/William Thomas Roberts/../../../Post Office Directory ****

July 1875/William Thomas Roberts/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

July 1875/Alfred Hartwell/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

1878/James Nelson Smith/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1881/James Jones/Licensed Victualler/54/Bicester, Oxford/Census ****
1881/Jane Jones/Wife/38/Tunbridge Wells/Census
1881/Ernest Henry Jones/Son, Inn Servant/21/City Of London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Eliza Turner/Niece, Barmaid/24/Priesthall Tunbridge Wells/Census
1881/Emily Godbold/Barmaid/26/Romford/Census
1881/Mary Eliza Sack/Barmaid/19/Hackney/Census
1881/Catherine Sarah Goodland/Visitor/52/Canterbury/Census
1881/Clara Learmer/Nurse/41/Park St, Camden Town/Census
1881/Sarah Jane Sexton/Servant/18/Kingston On Thames/Census

1886/William Morton/../../../Business Directory of London **

1891/James Kipping/Publican/47/Enfield, Essex/Census ****
1891/Elizabeth Kipping/Wife/43/Shoreditch, London/Census
1891/Elizabeth E Kipping/Daughter/17/Stepney, London/Census
1891/Frederick J Kipping/Son/12/Stepney, London/Census
1891/William Chalkley/Barman/24/Ware, Hertfordshire/Census
1891/Thomas Winter/Barman/18/Newington, London/Census

1896/George Evans/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/Henry James Kingston Balls/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1900/Hy. Jas. Kingston Balls/../../../P.O. Directory **

1901/Andrew Bruce/Licensed Victualler/35/Chatham, Kent/Census ****
1901/Adelaide E Bruce/Wife/23/Gravesend, Kent/Census
1901/Robert H Bruce/Son/1/Regents Park, London/Census
1901/Mabel Dugwell/Barmaid/19/Hoxton, London/Census
1901/Amy E Thomas/Cook/20/Hackney, London/Census
1901/Charles J Bryant/Barman/22/New Cross, London/Census
1901/Alfred C Thomas/Boy, General/16/Hackney, London/Census

1904/Andrew Bruce/../../../P. O. Directory **

1910/Andrew Bruce/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1915/Andrew Bruce/../../../Post Office Directory ***

1924/Andrew Bruce/../../../P.O. Directory **

1934/Reginald Fredk Cutmore/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1938/Reginald Fredk Cutmore/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1944/Jn W Clynch & Edwin G Portch/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1988 - 90/Mrs P Kay/../../../Watney Truman publicans list

+ Provided by Friends of Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park

* Provided By Tris

** Provided by Stephen Harris

*** Provided By Ewan

**** Provided By Kevan

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