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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 **

    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

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