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Bunch of Grapes, 76 Narrow Street, Limehouse, E14 8BP

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Narrow Street was originally part of Fore Street, at 36 Fore Street in 1869 & earlier; Name shortened to the Grapes by 1938, and in the 1869 license transfer as the Grapes, Fore street.

The Bunch of Grapes, Narrow Street, Limehouse - Licensee W Higgins

The Bunch of Grapes, Narrow Street, Limehouse - Licensee W Higgins

It looks like the Harbours Masters house next door is ready for demolition!

Kindly provided by John Carnaby

The Bunch of Grapes, Narrow Street - a view from the Thames at the rear - date unknown

The Bunch of Grapes, Narrow Street - a view from the Thames at the rear - date unknown

Kindly provided by John Carnaby

The Bunch of Grapes, Narrow Street - a view from the Thames at the rear - date unknown

The Bunch of Grapes, Narrow Street - a view from the Thames at the rear - date unknown

Signage states - Old Mild & Bitter Ales in splendid condition, Imperial Stout & Genuine Porter

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The Bunch of Grapes, Narrow Street - a view from the Thames at the rear - date unknown

The Bunch of Grapes, Narrow Street - a view from the Thames at the rear - date unknown

Signage states - Taylor Walker & Co's, Ales, Stout & Porter

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The Bunch of Grapes, Narrow Street - a view from the Thames at the rear - date unknown

The Bunch of Grapes, Narrow Street - a view from the Thames at the rear - date unknown

Kindly provided by John Carnaby

Grapes (Bunch of Grapes) - copyright professorharbottle.co.uk

The Grapes - TEL 020 7987 4396

Built in 1720

Bunch of Grapes, 76 Narrow Street E14 - in June 2014

Bunch of Grapes, 76 Narrow Street E14 - in June 2014

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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.

The following entries are in this format:

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

1817/Matthew Belcher / Victualler /../../Sun Fire Office records, held at Guildhall Library **

1818/Matthew Belcher / Victualler /../../Sun Fire Office records, held at Guildhall Library **

1820/Matthew Belcher / Victualler /../../Sun Fire Office records, held at Guildhall Library **

1821/Matthew Belcher / Victualler /../../Sun Fire Office records, held at Guildhall Library **

1837/Elizabeth Croot/../../../Old Bailey on Line - Ref No t18371211-273 ***

1839/James Leith/../../../Pigots Directory ****

1841/James Leith/../../../P.O. Directory **

1842/Jas. Leith/../../../Robsonís Directory **

1843/James Leith/../../../Kelly's ****

1851/James Flower/../../../Kelly's ****

October 1854/William Bradley/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era ****

October 1854/William Humphreys/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era ****

1856/William Humphreys/../../../Post Office Directory ****

August 1856/William Humphrys/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

August 1856/Henry Boase/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

August 1860/Louisa Boase/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

August 1860/John Topliff Kinipple/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

1861/John J Kinipple/Victualler/48/Deptford, Kent/Census ****
1861/Mary A Kinipple/Wife/51/Deptford, Kent/Census
1861/Mary A Kinipple/Daughter/21/Deptford, Kent/Census
1861/Alice A Kinipple/Daughter/17/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census
1861/John T Kinipple/Son/14/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census
1861/Samuel Gilbert/Boarder, Lighterman/21/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census

1869/J T Kinipple/../../../Post Office Directory ****

November 1869/John Topliff Kinniple/ Outgoing Licensee /../../East London Observer ****

November 1869/Charles Robert West/ Incoming Licensee /../../East London Observer ****

1871/Chas R West/Licensed Victualler/30/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census ****
1871/M Martha/Wife/30/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census
1871/M Martha/Daughter/6/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census

1881/Henry Elliott/Licensed Victualler/44/Greenwich, Kent/Census ****
1881/Eliza Elliott/Wife/41/Bristol/Census
1881/James Elliott/Son/18/Shadwell, Middlesex/Census
1881/Louise Elliott/Daughter/10/Gravesend, Kent/Census
1881/Eliza Elliott/Daughter/14/Gravesend, Kent/Census
1881/Thomas Elliott/Son/12/Poplar, Middlesex/Census
1881/Rose Elliott/Daughter/7/Poplar, Middlesex/Census
1881/Ellen Elliott/Daughter/6/Poplar, Middlesex/Census
1881/Maud Elliott/Daughter/3/Poplar, Middlesex/Census

1882/Henry Elliott/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/Henry Elliott/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Henry Elliott jun/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Henry Elliott/Lighterman & Licensed Victualler/31/Greenwich/Census ****
1891/Esther Elliott/Wife/32/Limehouse, London/Census
1891/Harry Elliott/Son/10/Limehouse, London/Census
1891/James Elliott/Son/7/Limehouse, London/Census
1891/Esther Elliott/Daughter/4/Limehouse, London/Census
1891/Charles Nicholl/Relative, Shopman/22/Limehouse, London/Census

1895/Henry Elliott jun/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/Henry Elliott jun/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/Esther Elliott/Licensed Victualler, Widow/41/Limehouse/Census ****
1901/Henry Elliott/Son, Lighterman Barge/20/Limehouse/Census
1901/James Elliott/Son, Lighterman Barge/16/Limehouse/Census
1901/Esther Elliott/Daughter/15/Limehouse/Census

1910/William Higgins/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1911/William George Higgins/Licensed Victualler/32/Mile End, London/Census ****
1911/Charlotte Higgins/Wife, Assistant/35/Poplar, London/Census
1911/Abram Benjamin Fonnier/Stepson/14/Mile End, London/Census
1911/Charlotte Higgins/Daughter/12/Mile End, London/Census
1911/William Higgins/Son/10/Mile End, London/Census
1911/Ivy Higgins/Daughter/8/Stepney, London/Census
1911/Charles Higgins/Son/6/Mile End, London/Census
1911/Sandy Higgins/Son/2/Stepney, London/Census
1911/Harry Higgins/Son/Under 5 months/Stepney, London/Census

1914/William Higgins/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1915/William Higgins/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1934/Mrs Charlotte Higgins/../../../Kellys Directory ****

[Now the Grapes]

1938/Mrs Charlotte Higgins/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1944/Mrs Charlotte Askew/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1948/Wm. Geo. Higgins/../../../P.O. Directory **


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*** Provided By Bernard Guignard

**** Provided By Kevan


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