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Lord Truro, Napier Place, 180 Dalston Lane, Hackney E8

Hackney pub history Index

The Truro Arms in 1871 census. This pub closed in 1985 and is now in residential use. **

A listing of historical 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.

Lord Truro, 180 Dalston Lane - in November 2006

Lord Truro, 180 Dalston Lane - in November 2006

Kindly provided by Stephen Harris

An 8 1/2" tall Toby jug from the Lord Truro pub in London, Xmas 1925 - from Mrs & Mrs Billinghurst

An 8 1/2" tall Toby jug from the Lord Truro pub in London, Xmas 1925 - from Mrs & Mrs Billinghurst

Kindly provided by Mr Val Berryman

The following entries are in this format:

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

May 1865/William Comfort/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

May 1865/Sophia Ann Marshall/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1866/Mrs Sophia Ann Marshall/../../../Middlesex Post Office Directory ****

29th September 1866/Sophia A Marshall/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

29th September 1866/Augustus Swinnock/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

January 1867/Augustus Swinnock/Outgoing Licensee/../../Shoreditch Observer ****

January 1867/Thomas Kerfoot/Incoming Licensee/../../Shoreditch Observer ****

26th January 1867/Augustus Swinnock/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

26th January 1867/Thomas Kerfoot/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

1871/Thomas Kerfot/Publican/62/Kings Cliffe, Northampton/Census ****
1871/Mary Ann Kerfot/Wife/64/St Martins, Middlesex/Census
1871/Thomas Kerfot/Son/30/St Martins, Middlesex/Census
1871/Agnes Kerfot/Daughter, Assistant/21/Hoxton, Middlesex/Census
1871/Eliza Williams/Boarder/62/Holborn, Middlesex/Census
1871/Amos Clements/Potman/21/Colchester, Essex/Census
1871/Caroline Shakes/General Servant/18/Lewisham, Kent/Census

1872/T Kerfoot/../../../Brabnerís Hackney Directory **

January 1872/Thomas Kerfoot, late occupier//Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

January 1872/Mary Ann Kerfoot, executrix of Thomas Kerfoot/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1874/Mrs Mary Ann Kerfoot/../../../Middlesex Post Office Directory ****

July 1875/Mary Ann Kerfoot/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

July 1875/Agnes Kerfoot/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

20th May 1876/Agnes Kerfoot (now Diggins)/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

20th May 1876/Alfred Diggins (Husband)/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

1878/Alfred Diggins/../../../Middlesex Post Office Directory ****

1881/Alfred Diggins/Licensed Victualler/29/Hackney, Middlesex/Census ****
1881/Agnes Diggins/Wife/30/Hoxton, Middlesex/Census
1881/Agnes M Diggins/Daughter/4/Hackney, Middlesex/Census
1881/Edith A Diggins/Daughter/2/Hackney, Middlesex/Census
1881/Ellen M Diggins/Nursemaid/16/London, Middlesex/Census

1891/Alfred Diggins/Wine & Spirit Merchant/39/London, Middlesex/Census ****
1891/Agnes Diggins/Wife/40/London, Middlesex/Census
1891/Agnes M Diggins/Daughter/14/London, Middlesex/Census
1891/Edith A Diggins/Daughter/12/London, Middlesex/Census
1891/Isabella Foringer/Servant/19/Maidstone, Kent/Census

1896/Louis Spielmann/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1897/George Smith/../../../Kellyís Directory of Dalston **

1899/Geo Smith/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/Henry Cooper/Publican/27/London/Census ****
1901/Florence E Cooper/Wife/25/Kingsland, London/Census
1901/Harry A Cooper/Son/6 months/Walthamstow, London/Census
1901/Albert J Allen/Brother in Law, Manager of Public House/32/Ratcliffe E, London/Census
1901/Catherine M Allen/Sister, Barmaid/31/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1901/Frank Cooper/Brother, Barman/17/Spitalfields, London/Census
1901/Maud Cooper/Sister/16/Manor Park, London/Census
1901/Lily E Cooper/Sister/12/Walworth, London/Census
1901/Ellen Allen/General Servant/16/Harrow Road, London/Census
1901/Adeline Brownsell/Visitor/8/Harrow Road, London/Census

1910/Charles Windham Jenkinson/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1913/A Billinghurst/../../../Post Office Telephone Directory [Dalston 2516] ****

1914/Arthur Billinghurst/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1914/A Billinghurst/../../../Post Office Telephone Directory [Dalston 2516] ****

1915/Arthur Billinghurst/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1916/A Billinghurst/../../../Post Office Telephone Directory [Dalston 2516] ****

1921/Arthur Billinghurst/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1924/Arthur Billinghurst/../../../Post Office Telephone Directory [Dalston 4172] ****

1927/Arthur Billinghurst/../../../Post Office Telephone Directory [CLIssold 4172] ****

1928/Arthur Billinghurst/../../../Post Office Telephone Directory [CLIssold 4172] ****

1934/Harry E Gill/../../../Kelly's ****

1939/Albert Edwd Collings/../../../Post Office Directory **

1950/Mr & Mrs A J Hutton/../../../Black Eagle Journal ***

1952/Mr & Mrs A G Cook/../../../Black Eagle Journal ***

My parents, Mr & Mrs Day, where the last publicans to have the pub from 1964/65 until it closed and previous to them it was a Mr & Mrs Bowser. My parents both lived in close proximity to the pub, my father used to live in Greenwood road in his youth and my mother lived facing the pub in the flats opposite. The pub was used by my parents and grandparents during the war years, I still have the clock that was in the pub prior to the war. *

+ Provided by Friends of Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park

* Christine(daughter of Mr & Mrs F. J. Day)

** Provided By Stephen Harris

*** Provided by Alex Wilkinson

**** Provided By Kevan

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