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Beehive, 12 Robinhood Lane, Poplar

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The address was also listed as 63 Robinhood Lane in the 1856 directory, as 62 & 63 Robinhood Lane in 1882, and as 1 Ashton Street in the 1871 census. The pub is now long-demolished. The enclosure  shows the entrance to Blackwall Tunnel. The Beehive is visible to the right hand side of the view. The photograph probably dates from around 1899. **

A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Poplar, London - in East London. The Poplar, East London listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

Beehive, 12 Robinhood Lane, E14 and Blackwall Tunnel circa 1899

Beehive, 12 Robinhood Lane, E14 and Blackwall Tunnel circa 1899

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.

1856/George Gordon/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ***

1871/George Gordon/Beer Retailer/20/Poplar, Middlesex/Census ***
1871/William Gordon/Brother, Beer Retailer/24/Poplar, Middlesex/Census

1876/George W Gordon / Beer Retailer /../../Post Office Directory **

1881/George Gordon/Beer Retailer/30/Poplar, Middlesex/Census ****
1881/Jane Gordon/Sister/28/Poplar, Middlesex/Census
1881/Eliza Gordon/Sister/26/Poplar, Middlesex/Census
1881/Maria Gordon/Sister/18/Poplar, Middlesex/Census
1881/Clara Knight/Nurse/52/West Indies/Census
1881/John King/Barman/18/../Census

1882/George William Gordon/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ***

1891/Geo. Wm. Gordon/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ***

1895/George William Gordon/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ***

1896/Geo Wm Gordon/../../../Post Office Directory **

1899/Matthew N Gravatt/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory **

1900/Matthew Nathaniel Gravatt/../../../Post Office Directory **

1901/Matthew Gravatt/Beer Retailer/37/Deptford, Kent/Census ****
1901/Rhoda Gravatt/Wife/34/Deptford, Kent/Census
1901/Matthew Gravatt/Son/16/Deptford, Kent/Census
1901/Richard Gravatt/Son/15/Deptford, Kent/Census
1901/Elsie Gravatt/Daughter/14/Deptford, Kent/Census
1901/Gladys Gravatt/Daughter/1/Deptford, Kent/Census
1901/Anne Crowne/Domestic Servant/45/Deptford, Kent/Census

1910/John Gravatt/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory **

1914/Henry Clarkson/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ***

1915/Henry Marks/../../../Post Office Directory **

1921/Mrs Ettie Norman/../../../Post Office Directory **

1934/Jn. Rendell Tapper/Beer Retailer/../../Kelly's Directory ***

1944/Jn. Rendell Tapper/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ***

1971/../Beehive, 12 Robinhood Lane/../../Pub Directory

1983/../Beehive, 12 Robinhood Lane, Courage/../../Pub Directory

1991/../Beehive, 12 Robinhood Lane, Courage - No beer, closed/../../Pub Directory


** Provided By Stephen Harris

*** Provided By Ewan

**** Provided By Kevan


And Last updated on: Wednesday, 01-Apr-2015 20:39:56 BST