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Crown & Shuttle, 226 Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch E1

In the 1861 census, it was at 226 Holywell Street. The pub was re-built in its current form in c.1885, and closed in 2001 ** This pub reopened in 2013. *

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.

Crown & Shuttle, 226 Shoreditch High Street

Crown & Shuttle, 226 Shoreditch High Street - in April 2006

Crown & Shuttle, 226 Shoreditch High Street - in April 2006

Kindly provided by Stephen Harris

Crown & Shuttle, 226 Shoreditch High Street E1 - in March 2014

Crown & Shuttle, 226 Shoreditch High Street E1 - in March 2014

Kindly provided by Stephen Tris

The following entries are in this format:

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

1816/Samuel Turner/../../../Property papers at Hackney Archive **

1829/Mr Turner/../../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **

1830/Samuel Turner/../../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **

1839/Samuel Turner/../../../Pigotís Directory **

1841/Samuel Turner/../../../Post Office Directory **

1842/Eliz. Young/../../../Robsonís Directory **

1844/John Gibb/../../../Kellyís Directory **

1851/John Gibb/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1852/John Gibb/../../../Watkins Directory **

1856/Henry Davis/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1861/Henry Davis/Victualler/40/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census ****
1861/Jane Davis/Wife/24/Wickham, Kent/Census
1861/Emma Davis/Daughter, Barmaid/21/Mile End Old Town, Middlesex/Census
1861/John Davis/Son/12/Mile End Old Town, Middlesex/Census
1861/Eliza Davis/Sister in Law, Housekeeper/40/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census

November 1861/Henry Davis/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

November 1861/Daniel Dicker and Edward Dicker/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

January 1864/Edward Dicker & William Daniel Dicker/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

January 1864/William Daniel Dicker/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

1869/W D Dicker/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1871/William D Dicker/Licensed Victualler/37/Lambeth, Surrey/Census ****
1871/Lucy Dicker/Wife/33/Drayton, Hampshire/Census
1871/Marie Wright/Barmaid/23/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1871/James Underwood/Potman/17/Pancras, Middlesex/Census
1871/James Cockerton/Potman/33/Mildenhall, Suffolk/Census

1872/W Dicker/../../../Brabnerís Hackney Directory **

1874/W D Dicker/../../../H D Milesí London & Suburban Licensed Victuallers Directory **

1881/William D Dicker/Licensed Victualler/47/Lambeth, Surrey/Census ****
1881/Lucy Dicker/Wife/44/Farrington, Hampshire/Census
1881/Fanny Dicker/Daughter/19/Norwood, Surrey/Census
1881/Lucy Dicker/Daughter/1 month/Shoreditch, Middlesex/Census
1881/Lucy Annie/Nursemaid/15/Navestock, Essex/Census
1881/Elizabeth Sophia/Domestic Servant/17/Shadwell, Middlesex/Census
1881/Annie Millett/Barmaid/24/Callington, Cornwall/Census
1881/Charles Greenbaum/Potboy/16/Mile End, Middlesex/Census

1882/Wm D Dicker/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/Wm D Dicker/../../../Post Office Directory ****

The pub was re-built in its current form in c.1885, and closed in 2001. The building is currently lying derelict. My notes tell me that Harry Nicholas Morgan was still the landlord in 1913 **

1891/W D Dicker/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/John Hunt/Publican - Manager/33/Aldeburgh, Suffolk/Census ****
1891/Fanny Hunt/Wife/29/Shoreditch, London/Census
1891/William Dicker Hunt/Son/5/Shoreditch, London/Census
1891/Daisy Hunt/Daughter/5 months/Shoreditch, London/Census
1891/Mary Ann Hunt/Sister/20/Aldeburgh, Suffolk/Census
1891/Jane Agnes Cornish/Barmaid/27/Camberwell, London/Census
1891/Janet Hurs/Barmaid/23/Kingsland, London/Census
1891/Elizabeth Shoridge/Domestic Servant/17/Stapleford, Essex/Census

1895/Mrs Fanny Hunt/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1895/William Daniel Portch Dicker / Former Licensed Victualler, Deceased / Died, 14 December 1895 /../../London Gazette, 4 February 1896 **

1895/Mrs Lucy Dicker / Widow /../../London Gazette, 4 February 1896 **

1896/Morgan / Occupier /../../Law Reports, Kings Bench Division 1910 **

1899/Harry Nicholls Morgan/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/Charles W Harradine/Licensed Victuallers Manager/33/Greenwich, Kent/Census ****
1901/Eleanor Harradine/Wife, Manageres/25/Wales/Census
1901/Cyril C Harradine/Son/1/Shoreditch, London/Census
1901/Annie Perry/Sister in Law, Domestic Servant/Stratford, Essex//Census
1901/Lily Wood/Barmaid/23/Limehouse, London/Census
1901/Florrie Farris/Barmaid/24/Dalston, London/Census
1901/George Knight/Potman/35/Chelmsford, Essex/Census
1901/Gussie Kueness/Nursemaid/14/Bow, London/Census

1910/Harry Nicholls Morgan/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1911/Harry Nichols Morgan/Licensed Victualler/64/St Marys, Islington/Census ****
1911/Eliza Jane Morgan/Wife, Assistant/61/Hornsey, Middlesex/Census
1911/Alice Maud Morgan/Daughter, Shorthand Typist/29/Clerkenwell, London/Census
1911/Edith Alice/Barmaid/26/Docking, Norfolk/Census
1911/Alice Elizabeth Hand/Barmaid/22/Leytonstone, Essex/Census
1911/Caroline Steward/Cook, Widow/46/Bethnal Green, London/Census

1915/Harry Nicholls Morgan/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1921/Benjamin William Twidle/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1934/Arthur Edward Gould/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1935/Arthur Edward Gould/../../../P.O. Directory **

1938/Mrs Eliz Mary Gould/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1988 - 90/A S F Martin esq/../../../Watney Truman publicans list


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* Provided By Tris

** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan


And Last updated on: Thursday, 13-Jul-2017 20:37:07 BST