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Red Lion, 488 - 490 Cable Street, Shadwell

Shadwell index

The address is given as Love Lane in the 1861 license transfer, and the 1856 directory and earlier, which is the intersecting street. *

A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Shadwell, London - in East London. The Shadwell,  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.

1841/Alexander James Gate/../../../Post Office Directory *

1848/Alexander Jas. Gate/../../../Post Office Directory *

1851/Alexander Jas. Gate/../../../Post Office Directory *

1856/Alexander James Gate/../../../Post Office Directory *

October 1861/Alexander James Gate/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

October 1861/George Brabazan/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

December 1863/George Brabazine, Red Lion, Shadwell, false measures, fined 30s/../../London Evening Standard ****

1869/Geo Brabazon/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/George Brabazon/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/George Brabazon/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/George A Brabazon/Licensed Victualler/33/Ratcliff, London/Census ****
1891/Agnes Brabazon/Wife/30/Manchester, Lancashire/Census
1891/Percival Brabazon/Brother, Barman/22/Shadwell, London/Census
1891/Florence Townshend/Cousin, barmaid/33/Hornsey, London/Census
1891/Emma Beckwith/Domestic Servant/24/Bromley, London/Census
1891/Alice Blair/Cousin/1/Clapton, London/Census

1895/George Alfred Brabazon/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/Geo Alfred Brabazon/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1910/William White/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1921/William White/../../../Post Office Directory ****


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** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan


And Last updated on: Saturday, 08-Jul-2017 01:01:54 BST