UK and London history, mostly pubs

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Royal Oak, 18 Plumbers Row, Mile End

Mile End Pubs history

The street name is also sometimes listed as Plummers Row, and the pub is also listed as 7 & 8 Charles Street in the 1851 census, 1861 license transfer & 1877 (which is the name of the intersecting street, now called Coke Street). *

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

1841/Joshua Gilbert/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1842/J Gilbert/../../../Robson’s Directory **

1848/Joshua Gilbert/../../../Post Office Directory *

1851/Joshua Gilbert/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1851/Joshua Gilbert/Victualler/74/Kersey, Suffolk/Census *
1851/Elizabeth Gilbert/Wife/64/Upminster, Essex/Census
1851/Caroline Gilbert/Daughter, Barmaid/26/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1851/George Gilbert/Son, Barman/24/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1851/Elizabeth Gilbert/Daughter, Barmaid/18/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1851/Jane Wrayford/General Servant (Widow)/51/Devon/Census
1851/Richard Dixon/Waiter/16/St George in the East, Middlesex/Census

1854/Roderick Walter Clarke / Landlord /../../The Friendly Societys’ and Licensed Victuallers’ Journal – October 1854 **

1856/Charles Clark/../../../Post Office Directory *

October 1861/Joseph August Fleck/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

October 1861/Francis Edward Knibbs/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

October 1862/Isaac Carr/ Outgoing Licensee /../../East London Observer****

October 1862/Robert Davison/ Incoming Licensee /../../East London Observer ****

November 1863/Robert Davison/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

November 1863/Charles Schmidt/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

May 1869/Edward Leach/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

May 1869/John Baptist Scharle/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

July 1870/Isadora May/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

July 1870/Frederick Wiegand/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

1871/Frederick Wiegand/Licensed Victualler/32/Germany/Census *
1871/Alice Wiegand/Wife/32/Germany/Census
1871/George Wiegand/Son/5/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census
1871/Augusta Wiegand/Daughter/3/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census
1871/John Wiegand/Son/1/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census
1871/Caroline Landa/Servant/15/Germany/Census

January 1872/Frederick WiegandOutgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

January 1872/John Guenther/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

23rd November 1872/John Guenther/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

23rd November 1872/Johnathan Batsford/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

6th March 1875/Henry Longhurst/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

6th March 1875/Joseph Squires/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

January 1877/Frederick Wiegand/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

January 1877/Louis Best/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

1881/Louis Best/Publican/47/Germany/Census *
1881/Susannah Best/Wife/45/Germany/Census
1881/Henry Best/Son/21/St Georges, London/Census
1881/Louis Best/Son/16/St Georges, London/Census
1881/Peter Best/Son/8/St Georges, London/Census

1882/Louis Best/../../../Post Office Directory *

1891/Louis Best/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Louis Best/Licensed Victualler/57/Nassau, Germany/Census ****
1891/Susanna Best/Wife/55/Kreitznach, Germany/Census
1891/Joseph Percival/Lodger, Traveller/52/London/Census

1899/Myer Hilkowitz/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1910/Myer Hilkowitz/../../../Post Office Directory *

1915/Myer Hilkowitz/../../../Post Office Directory *


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And Last updated on: Friday, 18-Aug-2017 21:59:08 BST