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Railway Tavern, 576 & 578 Commercial Road east, Ratcliffe E1

Ratcliffe pub history index

Became a branch of the Craft Beer Co. in October 2016. *

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

Railway Tavern, 576 & 578 Commercial Road east, Ratcliffe E1 - in 1939

Railway Tavern, 576 & 578 Commercial Road east, Ratcliffe E1 - in 1939

Railway Tavern, 576 Commercial Road - in May 2006

Railway Tavern, 576 Commercial Road - in May 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.

1877/William Gordon Crow/../../../P.O. Directory **

1881/Wm Gordon Crow/Beer & Wine Seller/47/London, Middlesex/Census ****
1881/Sarah Crow/Wife/47/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Wm Lawrence Crow/Son, Manager in Beer Shop/24/Deptford, Kent/Census
1881/Evadna Sarah Crow/Daughter, Barmaid/22/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Maude Mary Crow/Daughter, Barmaid/16/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1881/Jane James/General Servant/34/Poplar, Middlesex/Census
1881/Walter Hugh Cosham/Potman/23/Ratcliff, Middlesex/Census

1891/William Lawrence Crow/../../../Post Office Directory **

1891/William L Crow/Beer Retailer/34/Deptford, London/Census ****
1891/Florence Crow/Wife/32/City of London/Census
1891/Florence Crow/Daughter/7/Stepney, London/Census
1891/Lawrence W Crow/Son/5/Stepney, London/Census
1891/Augustus G Crow/Son/3/Stepney, London/Census
1891/Etta Green/Barmaid/36/Kingston on Thames/Census
1891/Rose ?/Barmaid/18/Portsmouth, Southsea/Census
1891/Sarah Merrett/General Servant/22/Poplar, London/Census
1891/Mary Smith/Nursemaid/14/Poplar, London/Census
1891/Charles Goldsmith/Potman/20/Aylesford, Kent/Census

1894/William Lawrence Crow/../../../Post Office Directory **

1911/Lawrence Wm Crow/Beer & Wine Retailer/25/Stepney Ratcliffe/Census ****
1911/Alice Florence Crow/Wife/26/Stepney Ratcliffe/Census
1911/Alice Sandy/Barmaid/19/Tidal Basin/Census
1911/Benjamin Charles Amor/Potman/29/Hampshire/Census

1923/Thomas Henry Hobbs/../../../P.O. Directory **

1934 - 1935/H C Cooke/../../../Freehold

1936 - 1937/Mrs Dunne/../../../Freehold

1938 - 1939/Joyner/../../../Freehold

1940 - 1956/Copes Taverns Limited/../../../Freehold

1944/Copes Taverns Limited/../../../Post Office Directory **

1948/Albert J H Cope/../../../P.O. Directory **

1957 - 1960/W G Vincent/../../../Freehold

1961/Mrs R E Dicker/../../../Freehold


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** Provided by Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan


And Last updated on: Monday, 19-Jun-2017 00:34:32 BST