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Black Horse, 27 Ropemakers Fields, Limehouse E14

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At 48 Ropemakers Fields before 1891; It was still trading as the Black Horse in 1960, later becoming the House they Left Behind. In its later years it was a restaurant, but the premises are now empty (Sept ‘08). **

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

Black Horse, 27 Ropemakers Fields, London, E14 - in September 2008

Black Horse, 27 Ropemakers Fields, London, E14 - in September 2008

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.

1807/William Wickstead / Public House Keeper /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **

1833-34/John Posglove/../../../Pigots Directory ****

1839/Thomas Barton/../../../Pigots Directory ****

1842/Thos. Barton/../../../Robson’s Directory **

1846/Thomas Barton/../../../Post Office Directory ***

1848/Thomas Barton/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1851/Thomas Barton/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1852/Thomas Barton/../../../Post Office Directory **

January 1855/Susannah Ross (late Barton)/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era ****

January 1855/William Ross, her husband/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era ****

1856/William Robert Ross/../../../Post Office Directory ****

19th November 1860/David Daniel Short/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

19th November 1860/John William Williams/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

1861/Joseph Breakfield/Beer Retailer/40/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census ****
1861/Eliza Breakfield/Daughter/21/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census
1861/Emma Breakfield/Daughter/11/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census

March 1863/John William Williams/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

March 1863/William Williams/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

January 1866/William Williams/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

January 1866/John Brookfield/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1866/J Brookfield/../../../P.O. Directory **

November 1866/John Brookfield/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

November 1866/Frederick Christopher Brinkmann/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1869/George Wells/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1870/George Wells/../../../Post Office Directory ***

July 1870/George Wells/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

July 1870/John Clark/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

January 1871/John Clark/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

January 1871/Edward Wm Badger Carman/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1878/John Henry Gregory / Public House Keeper /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **

1882/James Whitburn Trengrove/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/James Lynn/../../../Business Directory of London **

1886/Chas T Hyde/../../../Business Directory of London ***

1891/Charles T Hyde/Licensed Victualler/46/Uxbridge, Middlesex/Census ****
1891/Elizabeth Hyde/Wife/37/Henley on Thames, Oxford/Census

1895/Chas Thos Hyde/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/George Wilkins/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/George Wilkins/Licensed Victualler/54/Gloucestershire/Census ****
1901/Alice Wilkins/Wife/50/Worcester/Census
1901/George Wilkins/Son/13/Limehouse, London/Census
1901/Theresa Wilkins/Daughter/11/Limehouse, London/Census
1901/Thersa Wilkins/Daughter/9/Limehouse, London/Census
1901/Arthur Wilkins/Son/7/Limehouse, London/Census

1906/Geo Wilkins/../../../Morris’ Business Directory of London ***

1911/Blanche McPhail/Licensed Victualler, Widow/52/../Census ****
1911/Alexandr McPhail/Son, Plumber/19/Forest Gate/Census
1911/Matilda McPhail/Daughter/14/../Census
1911/Charles Summerfield/Barman/23/High Wycombe/Census
1911/Ethel Summerfield/Servant/31/Marylebone/Census

1948/Mrs Grace Ellen & Stanley C King/../../../Post Office Directory ***

1988 - 90/M Jones/../../../Watney Truman publicans list


+ Provided by Friends of Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park

*** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

And Last updated on: Monday, 11-Jun-2018 16:31:07 BST