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Brunswick Tavern, Brunswick Pier, Blackwall, Poplar E14

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This was built as the Brunswick Hotel in 1834, with a separate pub attached called the Brunswick Tap. The Hotel/Tavern closed in 1874 to become an emigrants' hostel and later a convalescent home, but the Tap continued in business until around 1916. The whole premises was demolished in September 1930.  **

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.

The following entries are in this format:

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

1834/Samuel Lovegrove/../../../Survey of London **

1840/Samuel Lovegrove/../../../Contemporary Adveetisement **

1841/Samuel Lovegrove/../../../P.O. Directory **

1842/S Lovegrove/../../../Robsonís Directory **

1844/S & J Lovegrove/../../../Thompsonís Directory **

1850/Lovegrove/../../../Hand-Book of London **

1860/Samuel & James Lovegrove/../../../The Draper & Clothier, Travellersí Hand-Book **

Brunswick Hotel :
1861/James Lovegrove/Tavern Keeper/52/Woodstock, Essex/Census
1861/Maryan Park/Housekeeper, Widow/42/Portsea, Hampshire/Census
1861/Charly Habgood/Clerk/24/Ilford, Essex/Census
1861/Henry Loeb/Waiter/44/Hesse Darmstad/Census
1861/George Park/Clerk/14/St James, Middlesex/Census
1861/Samuel Withero/Cellerman/18/Fenstanton, hampshire/Census
1861/Harry Bellman/Cook/20/Oxford, Oxfordshire/Census
1861/Thomas harrison/Porter/25/Chelsea, Middlesex/Census
1861/Ann Riley/Kitchenmaid/25/Cork, Ireland/Census
1861/Sarah A Martin/Chambermaid/23/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census
1861/Emily Martin/Barmaid/18/Bromley, Middlesex/Census

January 1863/Samuel Lovegrove and James Lovegrove/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

January 1863/Robert Clark and Emma Morrison/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

Brunswick Tap :
1861/William Naylor/Victualler/42/Peterborough, Northampton/Census
1861/Mary Naylor/Wife/49/Acton, Middlesex/Census
1861/William Naylor/Father/66/Chelsea, Middlesex/Census
1861/Harry Strong/Barman/18/Riddleston, Rutland/Census

November 1870/Robert Clarke and Robert Clarke jun/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

November 1870/Robert Clarke/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

November 1870/Railway Tavern, adjoining the Hotel at Brunswick wharf also transferred to Robert Clarke/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1874/R Clarke/../../../H.D. Miles London & Suburban Licensed Victuallers' Directory **

August 1874/Robert Clarke/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

August 1874/Robert Clarke jun/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

1875/Robert Clarke/../../../P.O. Directory **

1880/Robert Clarke/../../../P.O. Directory **

1881/Robert Clark/Hotel Keeper/35/Poplar, Middlesex/Census ****
1881/Helen Clark/Wife/36/Greenwich, Kent/Census
1881/Ada M Clark/Daughter/12/Blackwall, Middlesex/Census
1881/Maude E Clark/Daughter/10/Farningham, Kent/Census
1881/Albert M Clark/Son/7/Farningham, Kent/Census
1881/Jane Ashton/Governess/23/Sidcup, Kent/Census
1881/Timothy G Wood/Public House Manager/64/Folkstone, Kent/Census
1881/Herbert J Arrcos/Barman/18/Woodham Ferris, Essex/Census
1881/Bengamin Bright/Potman/19/Poplar, Middlesex/Census
1881/Louise Newman/General Servant/19/Piccadilly, Middlesex/Census
1881/Archibald Macdonald/Commercial Traveller/32/Perth, Scotland/Census
1881/Marian L Clark/Daughter/7/Farningham, Kent/Census

1884/Robert W Stokes/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1886/Andrew van Dynsen/../../../Business Directory of London **

1891/Alfred Arrowsmith/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1892/Alfred Arrowsmith/../../../Post Office Directory **

1895/Alfred Arrowsmith/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1896/Alf Arrowsmith/../../../Post Office Directory **

1899/Alfred Arrowsmith/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/Alfred Arrowsmith/Licensed Victualler, Widow/60/City of London/Census ****
1901/Arthur W Arrowsmith/Son, Naturalist/30/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1901/Flora Arrowsmith/Daughter in Law/26/Marylebone, London/Census
1901/Emily M Arrowsmith/Daughter, Assistant/24/Homerton, London/Census
1901/Emilly Swessling/General Servant/13/../Census

1902/Alfd Arrowsmith/../../../Post Office Directory **

1904/Alfred Arrowsmith/../../../P.O. Directory **

1910/William Joseph Raven/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1915/William Joseph Raven/../../../Post Office Directory ****

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And Last updated on: Sunday, 21-Aug-2016 13:33:54 BST