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British Lion, 193 Hackney Road, Shoreditch

 This pub was re-built in its present form in 1888. The pub closed in 2012. ** Now a trendy wine bar called Sager + Wilde which sells bottles of wine at up to £500 a pop (2014). *

Shoreditch index

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

British Lion, 193 Hackney Road - in January 2007

British Lion, 193 Hackney Road - in January 2007

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.

1859/Edward Henry Leary / Public House Keeper /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **

1859/Francis Thomas Potter / Barman /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **

May 1865/Edward Knightley/Appeal Licensee refused/../../East London Observer +

1872/William T Davis/../../../Brabner’s Hackney Directory **

1875/John Winfield/../../../Post Office Directory **

1881/John Winfield/Beer House Keeper/37/London, Middlesex/Census ****
1881/Eliza Winfield/Wife/37/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Susan Winfield/Daughter/11/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Florence Winfield/Daughter/4/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/John Winfield/Son/1/London, Middlesex/Census

1882/John Winfield/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****

1895/John Winfield/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory **

1904/William House/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory **

1910/William House/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****

1911/William House/Beer House Keeper/50/West Drayton, Middlesex/Census ****
1911/Mary Ann House/Wife, Assistant/39/Hoxton, London/Census
1911/Arthur William House/Son, Barman/23/Hoxton, London/Census
1911/Robert House/Brother, Barman, Widow/31/West Drayton, Middlesex/Census

1915/William House/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****

1921/William House/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory **

1922/William House/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory **

1929/William House/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory **


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* Provided By Tris

** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

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