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Prince Of Wales , 137 Bridge Street, Mile End E3

Mile End Pubs history

The 1884 directory and many earlier directories refer this as the Prince of Wales, Regent street; as does the 1849 license transfer. In 1848 and 1851, Isaac Ramsey is listed at the Prince of Wales, South Grove, Mile End which I am presuming is the same address. The 1882 directory confirms this is at the junction with Maplin street which is the new name for Regent street at some time after 1871. Bridge Street is renamed Solebay Street between 1938 and 1944, the new address becoming 137 Solebay Street.

A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Mile End, East London.

The following entries are in this format:

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

1848/Isaac Ramsey, Prince of Wales, South Grove, Mile End/../../Post Office Directory

November 1849/Isaac Ramsey/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

November 1849/Isaac Ramsey, administrator of Isaac Ramsey/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

1851/Isaac Ramsey, Prince of Wales, South Grove, Mile End/../../Kellys Directory

1856/Rd Callingham/../../../Post Office Directory

2nd July 1860/Joseph Sharp/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

2nd July 1860/Susan Pantlin/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

4th July 1868/Alfred Miles Homer and Edward John Miles Homer, executors of Susan Fantlin, deceased/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

4th July 1868/Henry Levy/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

1869/Henry Levy/../../../Post Office Directory

23rd November 1872/James Forge/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

23rd November 1872/Charles Mills/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

23rd May 1874/Charles Mills/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

23rd May 1874/Henry Grover/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

1881/Henry Grover/Licensed Victualler/41/Isleworth, Middlesex/Census
1881/Martha H Grover/Wife/34/Blackwall, Middlesex/Census
1881/Henry G Grover/Son/8/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census
1881/Lillian G Grover/Daughter/4/Bow, Middlesex/Census
1881/Maude M Grover/Daughter/2/Bow, Middlesex/Census
1881/Eliza R Brook/General Servant/28/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1881/Alfred Easey/Barman/27/Dulwich, Surrey/Census
1881/Elizabeth Richardson/Visitor/16/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census

1882/Henry Grover/../../../Post Office Directory

1884/Henry Grover/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/John Burdett/../../../Post Office Directory

1895/Percival Robert Bush/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/James Richards/../../../Post Office Directory

1901/James Richards/Licensed Victualler/36/Honiton, Devon/Census
1901/Hannah Richards/Wife/30/Lee, Kent/Census
1901/William Richards/Son/3/Mile End, London/Census
1901/George Richards/Son/2/Mile End, London/Census
1901/John Toyer/Step Brother, Barman/23/Honiton, Devon/Census
1901/Sarah Saunders/Domestic Servant/22/Benfleet, Essex/Census
1901/May Saunders/Domestic Servant/15/Benfleet, Essex/Census
1901/Edith Lippcant/Sister in Law/22/Lee, Kent/Census

1910/Richard Tipper/../../../Post Office Directory

1915/Richard Tipper/../../../Post Office Directory

1921/Alfred B Netherton/../../../Post Office Directory

1923/Alfred Bernard Netherton / Publican /../../../London Gazette, 25 May 1923 **

1934/Solomon Hamberger/../../../Kelly's

1938/Mrs Harriet Atkins/../../../Post Office Directory

1944/Harry Steinberg/137 Solebay Street/../../Post Office Directory


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