Many accurate 1921 census transcriptions have already been added to the pub history site, including London, and parts of Middlesex. If you can contribute to the site, send me some details to Kevan, along with some description of the specific property.

Crown, 172 Cable street E1

St George in East Index

At 44 New Road, in 1860 and earlier. The address of 172 Cable street is at the junction with Denmark street, and this is the address for the 1863 license transfer, and also the 1874 directory entry.

A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in St George In East, London - in East London.

Residents at this address.

1827/Rt Hunpb Griffiths, Crown, 33 New street, St Georges East/../../Pigot's Directory

1831/Robert Griffiths, Crown, Cable street, St Georges east, in addition to 5 guineas, 2 guineas/../../Licensed Victuallers Association

1832/R Griffiths, Crown, 43 New road, St Georges East/../../Robsons Directory

1842/Claus Rosenbrock, Crown, 42 New road, St Georges East/../../Robsons Directory

1844/Claus Rosenbrock, Crown, 39 New road, St Georges East/../../Post Office Directory

1847/Claus Rosenbrock/../../../Post Office Directory

1851/Claus Rosenbrock/../../../Kellys Directory

1851/Claus Rosenbrock/Licensed Victualler/53/Germany/Census
1851/Mary Rosenbrock/Wife/45/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census
1851/William Howard/Waiter/30/St Katherines, Middlesex/Census
1851/Ann Smith/Barmaid/23/Hoxton, , Middlesex/Census
1851/Ann Simpson/House Maid/22/Maidstone, Kent/Census

March 1853/Claus Rosenbrock/ Outgoing Licensee /../../Morning Advertiser

March 1853/James Phillips/ Incoming Licensee /../../Morning Advertiser

1860/Robert Wiskar/../../../Post Office Directory

19th November 1860/Robert Wiskar/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

19th November 1860/Thomas Gale/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

January 1863/James Phillips/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

January 1863/Alfred Ashman/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

August 1864/Alfred Ashman/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

August 1864/George Chamberlain/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

1869/Keable Smith & Co/../../../Post Office Directory

1874/R Carter/../../../Licensed Victualler & Hotelier Directory

1881/Joseph Wood/Licensed Victualler Manager/32/Surrey/Census
1881/Daniel Peiper/Barman/23/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1881/Thomas Johnson/Potman/21/Buckingham/Census
1881/Fanny Lece/Housekeeper/33/Kent/Census

1882/Robert Carter/../../../Post Office Directory

1884/Robert Carter/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/Henry Reed/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/Henry Reed/Licensed Victualler/35/St Brides, London/Census
1891/Fanny Reed/Wife/32/Clerkenwell, London/Census
1891/Fanny Reed/Daughter/10/St Pancras, London/Census
1891/Winifred Reed/Daughter/9/St Pancras, London/Census
1891/Olive Reed/Daughter/4/Shadwell, London/Census
1891/Henry Reed/Son/2/St George in East, London/Census
1891/Ethel Reed/Daughter/2 months/St George in East, London/Census
1891/G Wright/Mother in Law, Widow/76/Bristol/Census
1891/Alfred Reed/Nephew, Sailor Sea/16/Blackfriarsa, London/Census
1891/R W Richards/Barman/19/Sydney/Census

1895/Henry Reed/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/Henry Reed/../../../Post Office Directory

1901/John Nelson/Publican/69/Germany (British Subject)/Census
1901/Sophia Nelson/Wife/49/England/Census
1901/Theresa Nelson/Daughter, Barmaid/27/England/Census
1901/Albert Nelson/Son, Barman/15/England/Census
1901/Ed Wm Watkins/Barman, Widow/37/Wales/Census

I found the baptism record of 30th June 1892, for William Sydney Alfred Wilkins at All Hallows, East India Docks.
He was the son of William Alfred and Emma Mary Ann Wilkins, the record shows the father living at 16 Tetley Street and being a Beer House Keeper - the Brown Horse, he later went on to the Star PH, 64 South street, Newington, 1901 and The Crown PH, 172 Cable Street, in 1911. The father morts in 1913 at the Gosterwood Tavern, 111 Gosterwood Street, Deptford. **

1910/William Wilkins/../../../Post Office Directory

1911/William Alfred Wilkins/Licensed Victualler/37/Barkingside, Essex/Census
1911/Emma Wilkins/Wife/37/City of London/Census
1911/William Sidney Wilkins/Son/14/Poplar, London/Census
1911/Percy Wilkins/Son/11/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1911/Ivy Wilkins/Daughter/9/Walworth, London/Census
1911/Leonard Wilkins/Son/7/Walworth, London/Census
1911/Walter Spinks/Potman/20/Minories, London/Census

1921/Frederick Edward Finch/../../../Post Office Directory

The 1921 census at 172 Cable street, the Crown are
Frederick Edward Finch, Licensed Victualler, aged 30 years 2 months and born in Surrey
Edward Thomas, Barman, aged 23 years 5 months and born in Dalston, Cumberland
Florence May Nunn, Servant, aged 23 years 6 months and born in Leyton, Essex

1938/Peter Nevin/../../../Post Office Directory

1940/John W Cooper/../../../Post Office Directory

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