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(Old) Red Cow, 67 Mile End Road, Mile End E1

Mile End Pubs history

This pub was rebuilt in its present form in 1895; aka Old Red Cow ; at 9 Park Place, Mile End Road at the intersection of Cleveland Street in 1856; The upper floors are in residential use, the ground floor was a restaurant for a while and is now vacant. This is listed as the Old Red Cross in 1921, maybe a typo? ***

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.

Old Red Cow, 67 Mile End Road - in April 2006

Old Red Cow, 67 Mile End Road - in April 2006

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.

1805/Richard Eastis, Red Cow, Mile End/../../Holdens Directory ****

1821/Alexander Hay/Victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records, held at Guildhall Library ***

1825/John Cronin/Victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records, held at Guildhall Library ***

1833-34/Elizabeth Morris, Red Cow, 9 Park Place, Mile End/../../Pigot's Directory ****

1836/Benjamin Wiffin/Victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records, held at Guildhall Library ***

1836/Thomas Taylor/Victualler & Spirit Merchant/../../Sun Fire Office records, held at Guildhall Library ***

1837/Thomas Taylor/Victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records, held at Guildhall Library ***

1839/Thos. Taylor/../../../Pigotís Directory ***

1842/M Brunt/../../../Robsonís Directory ***

1844/Matthew Brunt/../../../Thompsonís Directory ***

1850/Matthew Brunt/../../../P.O. Directory ***

1851/Matthew Brunt/../../../Kelly's ****

1852/Rees Williams/../../../Watkins Directory ***

1856/Henry Hodgkinson/../../../Post Office Directory ****

January 1856/Henry Hodgkinson/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

January 1856/Joseph Shepherd/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

July 1861/Joseph Shepherd, deceased/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

July 1861/Martha Shepherd, sole executrix of Joseph Shepherd/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

July 1862/Martha Alden (late Shepherd)/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

July 1862/to her husband, Thomas Alden/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

July 1863/Thomas Alden/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

July 1863/Thomas James Johnson/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

November 1864/Thomas James Johnson, deceased/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

November 1864/Susan Johnson, executrix of Thomas James Johnson, deceased, late occupier/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

November 1867/Susan Johnson (deceased)/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

November 1867/to her executors Jesse Carter and Edward Tilney/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1869/Miss Susan Johnson/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1875/Mrs Emily Johnson/../../../P.O. Directory ***

January 1875/Jessie Carter and Edward Tilerey/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

January 1875/Arthur Billinghurst/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

1876/Arthur Billinghurst/../../../P.O. Directory ***

1881/Anthony Billinghurst/Licensed Victualler/31/London, Middlesex/Census ****
1881/William Anderson/Manager/22/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Fredrick Gentry/Barman/22/Dagenham, Essex/Census
1881/Thomas Ironmonger/Barman/22/Stratford, Essex/Census
1881/John Cook/Barman/20/Oakley, Essex/Census
1881/Thomas S Collinsay/Potman/18/Maidstone, Kent/Census
1881/Samuel Strutt/Potman/21/Hackney, Middlesex/Census
1881/Margaret Millet/Housekeeper/18/Hammersmith, Middlesex/Census
1881/Sarah Woodward/Housemaid/18/Leytonstone, Essex/Census

1882/Arthur Billinghurst/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1885/Joseph William Bansback/../../../Trade Directory **

1886/Joseph William Bansback/../../../Trade Directory **

[Joseph William Bansback is next at the Fox, 97 Paul Street, Shoreditch] **

1888/Bansback & Robinson/../../../Trade Directory **

1888/Joseph William Bansback & William Henry Robinson, trading as Bansback & Robinson / Licensed Victuallers /../../London Gazette, 13 April 1888 ***

1891/Wm Edward Dyne/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1894/William Edward Dyne/../../../P.O. Directory ***

1895/Wm Edward Dyne/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/John William Alexander/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/John W Alexander/Licensed Victualler/33/Kingston, Surrey/Census ****
1901/Alice M Alexander/Wife, Manageress/30/Stepney, London/Census
1901/Frederick B Alexander/Son/1/Bow, London/Census
1901/Wm Oakfield/Barman/21/Canning Town, London/Census
1901/Lily Hayward/Barmaid/26/Wickham Skeif, Suffolk/Census
1901/Lucy Fitzgerald/Barmaid/22/India/Census
1901/Elizabeth Kerridge/Cook/48/Leicester/Census
1901/Florence Looker/Housemaid/26/Poplar/Census
1901/Violet Sharland/Nursemaid/14/Lower Edmonton, Middlesex/Census

1910/Louis Rozelaar/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1915/Louis Rozelaar/../../../Morrisí Directory ***

1917/Louis Rozelaar/../../../P.O. Directory ***

1921/Samuel Leewarden/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1922/Mrs Annie Leewarden/../../../P.O. Directory ***

** Provided by Mike Bansback

*** Provided by Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

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