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Crown & Sceptre, 20 Woolmore Street, Poplar

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This pub is also listed as 25 Woolmore Street in the 1899 and 1895 Post Office directories, as 28 Woolmore Street in the 1891 census, and as 24 Woolmore Street in the 1884 directory and earlier census returns. ***

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.

1848/Fredk. Rountree/../../../Post Office Directory ***

July 1851/Frederick Rountree/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

July 1851/Thomas Jervias/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

July 1854/James Howard/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

July 1854/Henry Hewlett/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

May 1861/Henry Keen/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

May 1861/Robert Boyd/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

1861/Robert Boyd/Victualler/30/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census ***
1861/George Hollington/Servant/48/Mile End New Town, Middlesex/Census
1861/Harriett Hollington/Wife, Servant/50/Kent/Census

October 1862/premises destroyed by fire last June, previous tenant Barker surrendered license/ Outgoing Licensee /../../East London Observer****

October 1862/Michael James Welch/ Incoming Licensee /../../East London Observer ****

January 1864/Richard James Welch/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

January 1864/Robert Benttell/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

January 1866/Robert Benttell/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

January 1866/William Henry Style/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

7th July 1866/William Henry Style/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

7th July 1866/James Cooper Corbett/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

29th September 1866/James Cooper Corbett/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

29th September 1866/James Millington Findlay/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

November 1867/James Millington Findlay/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

November 1867/Joseph Thomas Gunn/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1871/Betsy Treadwen/Licensed Victualler (Widow)/59/Wakefield, Yorkshire/Census ***
1871/Charles Treadwen/Son, Billiard Marker/30/Lambeth, Surrey/Census
1871/John Tomory/Nephew, Ship Steward/27/Padstow, Cornwall/Census

4th July 1868/Joseph Thorn Gunn/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

4th July 1868/Peter Trewin/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

12th May 1877/Betsy Tredman/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

12th May 1877/W A Stay/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

July 1878/W A Stay/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

July 1878/J Bridges/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

January 1879/James Bridges/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

January 1879/George Loader/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

1881/Thomas B Atkins/Licensed Victualle/59/Deal, Kent/Census ****
1881/Elizabeth Atkins/Wife/62/Tragony, Cornwall/Census
1881/Emity E Atkins/Daughter/32/Woolwich, Kent/Census
1881/Mirriam M Atkins/Daughter/25/Plumstead, Kent/Census
1881/Henrietta C Atkins/Daughter/22/Plumstead, Kent/Census
1881/Thomas B Atkins/Son, Merchant Clerk/19/Plumstead, Kent/Census

1884/John H Banyard/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Matthew Wm Neal/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Jane Scott/Widow/59/Suffolk/Census ***
1891/Archr. Scott/Son, Publican/27/Suffolk/Census
1891/Priscilla Scott/Daughter, Forewoman/30/Stornobay, London/Census
1891/Walter Scott/Son, Publican/21/Islington, London/Census

1895/John Ashton/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/Gibbs Farley/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/Phillip Nichols/Publican/39/Battersea, London/Census ****
1901/Jane Nichols/Wife/38/Battersea, London/Census
1901/Charles Nichols/Son, Assistant/17/Wimbledon, London/Census
1901/Clement Nichols/Son/9/Amberley, Gloucester/Census

1915/Philip Ellis/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1921/Mrs Elizabeth Morton Jones/../../../Post Office Directory ****

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And Last updated on: Friday, 25-Aug-2017 22:55:33 BST