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Flying Horse, 149 Mare Street, Hackney E8

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A watercolour of the Flying Horse exists at the Hackney Archive site ; This pub was long-established and may have been present as early as 1593.  It was closed in 1914 and  demolished in the 1930s. **

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

Flying Horse, Exmouth Place, 149 Mare Street, E8 - in 1903, by which time only the north wing of the pub was in use.

Flying Horse, Exmouth Place, 149 Mare Street, E8 - in 1903, by which time only the north wing of the pub was in use.

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.

1752/Michael Walton/../../../Hackney Petty Sessions Book **

1791/Pearson/../../../Sun Fire Office records held at Guildhall Library **

1826/Jno Collis/../../../Pigot's Directory

1839/James Wand/../../../Pigot's Directory **

1842/Jas. Wand/../../../Robsonís Directory **

1844/James Wand/../../../Thompsons Directory **

1847/J Wand / Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era, Sunday 17 January, 1847 **

1847/G Faggirs / Incoming Licensee /../../The Era, Sunday 17 January, 1847 **

1850/George Siggers/../../../P.O. Directory **

[In 1851 & 1861, the Public House is in Flying Horse Yard, Mare Street]

1851/George Siggers/Licensed Victualler/45/Burns, Essex/Census
1851/Lucy Siggers/Wife/46/Misley, Essex/Census
1851/George Siggers/Son/15/Sudbury, Suffolk/Census
1851/Ellen Drisco/Servant/22/Ireland/Census

1856/George Siggers / Keeper /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **

May 1858/Joseph Smith/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

May 1858/William Thomas Hudson jun/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

1861/William F Hudson/Licensed Victualler/27/London/Census
1861/George Hudson/Brother/17/London/Census
1861/Selina McKeuley/Servant/23/London/Census
1861/Joseph Taylor/Servant/20/Rumford/Census

November 1863/William Thomas Hudson/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

November 1863/William Mosdell Herriott/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1864/Thomas Jolley / Manager /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **

7th July 1866/Frederick H Lavell/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

7th July 1866/Edward Searles Davis/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

1866/Edward Searles Davis/../../../Middlesex Post Office Directory

July 1867/Edward Davis/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

July 1867/Thomas Cobner/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

August 1867/Thomas Cobner/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

August 1867/John Reed/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

July 1870/John James Reid/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

July 1870/Thomas Adams/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

May 1871/Thomas Adams/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

May 1871/Alfred Wellman Fleck/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

1872/A W Fleck/../../../Hackney Brabners Directory **

1874/Alfred Fleck/../../../Middlesex Post Office Directory

August 1877/Alfred Wellman Fleck/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

August 1877/Robert K Arnold/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

1878/Robert Riddle Arnold/../../../Middlesex Post Office Directory

1881/Albert Edward Cowell / Keeper /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **
1881/Nellie Butt / Barmaid /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey

1881/Albert Ed Cowell/Licenced Victualler/29/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Grace Ann Cowell/Wife/27/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Albert Ed Cowell/Son/3/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Henry Jas Cowell/Son/5/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Mary Pravy/Barmaid/27/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Ada Bingham/Barmaid/22/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Emma Bayere/General Servant Domestic/21/London, Middlesex/Census

1885/Albert Edward Cowell / Formerly Victualler & Livery Stable Keeper, now Out-of-Business /../../London Gazette, 30 March 1886 **

1896/Walter Samuel Ffitch/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/John Hy Wm Seager/../../../Post Office Directory

1900/Walter Amos/../../../Post Office Directory **

1903/Arth Robert Brunton/../../../Black Sheep Index **

1904/George Mirams/../../../P. O. Directory **

1905/Harry Horton / Manager /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **

1910/Frank Albert Woodcock/../../../Post Office Directory

1911/F A Woodcock/Licensed Victualler/33/St Pancras, London/Census ***
1911/Poppy Woodcock/Wife/35/Islington, London/Census
1911/Edna S Woodcock/Daughter/5/Shoreditch, London/Census
1911/Harry J Woodcock/Son/3/Islington, London/Census
1911/Rose F Woodcock/Daughter/1/Hackney, London/Census
1911/Edith E Parrish/Nursemaid/16/Hackney, London/Census

+ Provided by Friends of Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park

** Provided By Stephen Harris

*** Provided By John Carnaby

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