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Cape of Good Hope, 787 Commercial Road east, Limehouse E14

Limehouse index

At 3 St Anns Place in 1871 & earlier (The 1851 census lists address at 15 St Anns Place). The building was destroyed in WW2. *

Cape of Good Hope, 787 Commercial Road east at the corner of St Anne Street, Limehouse E14 - in 1906. The landlord is George Albert Larnders

Cape of Good Hope, 787 Commercial Road east at the corner of St Anne Street, Limehouse E14 - in 1906. The landlord is George Albert Larnders

Kindly provided by Vincent O'Loughlin

Historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels.

Residents at this address.

1795/Hugh Mann / Victualler /../../Sun Fire Office records, held at Guildhall Library **

1827/Joseph Sparrow, Cape of Good Hope, St Anns place, Limehouse/../../Pigots Directory

1833-34/Jno Elvery, Cape of Good Hope, St Anns place, Limehouse/../../Pigots Directory

1837/William Cox / Pot Boy /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **
1837/Mary Ann Tate / Bar Maid /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey

1839/Ann Elvery/../../../Pigot�s Directory **

1842/A Elvery/../../../Robson�s Directory **

1848/Mrs Maria Williams/../../../Post Office Directory ***

1851/William Payne/../../../Kellys Directory

1851/William Payne/Licensed Victualler/34/Ratcliffe, Middlesex/Census
1851/Susan Payne/Wife/28/St Stephen, Exeter/Census
1851/Charlotte Payne/Barmaid/16/Ratcliffe, Middlesex/Census
1851/Samuel Harmer/Lodger/42/Spitalfields, Middlesex/Census
1851/Timothy Thuthe/Potman/24/Borough, Surrey/Census
1851/Hellena Roach/House Servant/25/Poplar, Middlesex/Census
1851/James Ashton/Visitopr/4/Poplar, Middlesex/Census

1856/Francis Penny/../../../Post Office Directory

March 1856/Francis Penny and Andrew Benjamin Penny/Outgoing Licensee/../../Morning Advertiser

March 1856/Francis Penny/Incoming Licensee/../../Morning Advertiser

1861/Benjamin Penny/Victualler/30/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census ***
1861/Hannah Penny/Wife/27/Cumberland/Census
1861/Walter Champ/Servant Barman/30/Egham, Surrey/Census
1861/James Green/Servant Barman/24/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1861/Jane Marlow/Domestic Servant/20/Coventry, Warwickshire/Census
1861/Thomas Lansby/Potman/20/London, Middlesex/Census

August 1863/Andrew Benjamin Penny/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

August 1863/William Davis/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

1866/William Davies/../../../P.O. Directory **

1869/William Davies/../../../Post Office Directory

1871/Wm Davis/Licensed Victualler/31/Limehouse/Census
1871/Eliza Davis/Wife/29/Limehouse/Census
1871/Sarah Davis/Daughter/12 months/Limehouse/Census
1871/Hy Perry/Brither in Law, Assistant/20/Limehouse/Census
1871/Walter Arthur/Servant, Assistant/25/Surrey/Census
1871/Geo White/Potman/27/Stepney/Census
1871/Caroline Men/Servant/19/Limehouse/Census

1877/William Davies/../../../P.O. Directory **

1881/William Davies/Licenced Victualler/41/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census
1881/Eliza Davies/Wife/39/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census
1881/William Davies/Son/19/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census
1881/Sarah Davies/Daughter/11/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census
1881/George Davies/Son/9/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census
1881/Florence Davies/Daughter/7/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census
1881/Arthur Davies/Son/5/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census
1881/Maud Davies/Daughter/2/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census
1881/Henry Davies/Brother, Manager/30/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census
1881/Albert Atkins/Servant/22/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census
1881/Daniel Berbeck/Servant/15/Poplar, Middlesex/Census
1881/Walter Steel/Servant/17/Essex/Census
1881/Ellen Bignell/Servant, Widow/45/Rumsey, Hampshire/Census
1881/Georgina Miles/Servant/18/Stepney, Middlesex/Census

1882/William Davies/../../../Post Office Directory

1884/William Davies/../../../Post Office Directory

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

1891/Henry Busbridge/../../../Post Office Directory

1895/Charles Archibald Johnston/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/William Munro/../../../Post Office Directory

1901/William Munro/Licensed Victualler/41/St George E, London/Census
1901/Alice Munro/Wife/30/Islington, London/Census
1901/Violet Munro/Daughter/5/Middlesex/Census
1901/Norah Munro/Daughter/3/Limehouse, London/Census
1901/Alice Munro/Daughter/1/Limehouse, London/Census
1901/Thomas McMurter/Barman/21/St Anthony, Newcastle on Tyne/Census
1901/Ada Johnson/Barmaid/25/Acton, Middlesex/Census
1901/Ada Martin/Barmaid/21/Mile End, London/Census
1901/Annie Baker/Barmaid/25/Shadwell, London/Census
1901/Kate Brian/Barmaid/20/Oxford Street, London/Census
1901/Frances Lowe/Nursemaid/22/Tidal Basin, Essex/Census
1901/Elizabeth Hardman/General Servant/26/Oxford Street, London/Census

1903/William Munro/../../../Post Office Directory

1910/George Albert Larnders/../../../Post Office Directory

George A Larnder is next at the Gunmakers Arms, Canal Road, Mile End by the 1911 census; and previously at the Bell, Wapping. *

1911/George Brown/Licensed Victualler/58/Warboys, Huntingdon/Census
1911/Eliza Louise Brown/Wife, Assistant/47/Kennington, London/Census
1911/Margaret Allen/Cook/26/Poplar, London/Census
1911/Margaret Patteson Telfer/Barmaid/25/Limehouse, London/Census
1911/Walter Robert Doodney/Barman/21/Sutton at Hone, Kent/Census
1911/Edwin Naylor/Barman/19/Portsmouth, Hampshire/Census
1911/Frederick Burslem/Potman/27/Bethnal Green, London/Census

1915/George Alfred Davies/../../../Post Office Directory

1917/George Alfred Davies/../../../Post Office Directory

1921/William R Burton/../../../Hughes Directory

In 1921 census at 787, Commercial Road, Limehouse
W R Burton, Licensed Victualler, aged 55 years 6 months, and born in Charlton, London, Employer
E M Burton, Wife, Licensed Victuallers Assistant, aged 49 years 6 months, and born in Chilmark, Wiltshire
Edward G Burton, Son, Civil Servant, London General Post Office, aged 20 years 6 months, and born in Plaistow, Essex
Sydney A Burton, Son, Assistant, aged 15 years 11 months, and born in Plaistow, Essex
W J Baker, Nephew, Tin Blender, London, J Titley & Co, aged 42 years 11 months, and born in Bermondsey, London
C Whilkhie, Son-in-law, Boiler Maker, Fletchers Union Dock, aged 31 years 5 months, and born in Limehouse, London
E N Whilkhie, Daughter, aged 21 years 9 months, and born in Plaistow, London
A G M Newman, House Maid, W R Burton, aged 26 years 6 months, and born in Shadwell, London
J Bolton, Barmaid, W R Burton, aged 19 years, and born in Plaistow, London

1923/William Robert Burton/../../../P.O. Directory **

1931/J Flanagan/../../../Post Office Telephone Directory [Tel : EASt 4596]

1932/J Flanagan/../../../Post Office Telephone Directory [Tel : EASt 4596]

1935/Jn. Joseph Brady/../../../P.O. Directory **

1935/J Flanagan/../../../Post Office Telephone Directory [Tel : EASt 4596]

1936/W J Flanagan/../../../Post Office Telephone Directory [Tel : EASt 4596]

1938/W J Flanagan/../../../Post Office Telephone Directory [Tel : EASt 1396]

1938/William Flannagan/../../../Post Office Directory

* Provided by Vincent O'Loughlin

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** Provided by Stephen Harris

*** Provided by Ewan

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