London historical street directory and pub history

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Ship, 387 Cable Street, St George In East E1

St George in East Index

The address is listed as the Ship, Sun Tavern Fields in the 1861 license transfer and earlier. * The address is also listed as 1 Harding Street west in the 1861 census, being on the corner of the two streets. This pub closed in 2003 and now lies empty (2007). **  Converted to residential use by 2014. Now known as The Ship Apartments (2014). *+

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

Ship, 387 Cable Street, E1 - in August 2007

Ship, 387 Cable Street, E1 - in August 2007

Kindly provided by Stephen Harris

Ship, 387 Cable Street, E1 - in June 2013

Ship, 387 Cable Street, E1 - in June 2013

Ship, 387 Cable Street, E1 - in June 2014

Ship, 387 Cable Street, E1 - in June 2014

Kindly provided by Tris

The following entries are in this format:

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

1841/Mrs Elizabeth Dodd/../../../Post Office Directory *

1848/George Mason/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1851/George Mason/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1851/Thomas Howds/Beer Seller/33/St Georges, Middlesex/Census *
1851/Jane Howds/Wife/31/St Georges, Middlesex/Census
1851/Eliza Edwards/Sister-in-Law, Dress Maker/38/St Georges, Middlesex/Census
1851/Sarah Wood/Servant/20/Woolwich, Kent/Census
1851/Thomas Richards/Visitor (Widower), Gentleman/73/Devon/Census
1851/George Smith/Visitor, Mariner/23/St Georges, Middlesex/Census
1851/James Grant/Visitor, Mariner/37/Devon/Census
1851/George Tusbea/Visitor, Mariner/20/Jersey/Census

May 1852/Robert Chapman/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

May 1852/James Seager/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1856/James Seager/../../../Post Office Directory *

August 1856/James Seager/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

August 1856/Joseph Ransom/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

Another of my Allard ancestors, although the address is the Ship, 1 Harding Street west; this appears to be at the corner of Cable Street  ***

1861/Joseph Ransom/Victualler/29/Thurston, Suffolk/Census ***
1861/Fredk Denny/Victualler/29/Framlington, Suffolk/Census
1861/Eliz Denney/Housekeeper, Widow/58/Glenham, Suffolk/Census
1861/Ellen Burke/General Servant/21/Hutton, Essex/Census
1861/George Allard/Barman/27/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1861/George Allerton/Barman/17/Thurston, Suffolk/Census

July 1861/Joseph Ransom/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

July 1861/Frederick William Denny/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

7th July 1866/Frederick William Denny/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

7th July 1866/William Turner/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

16th May 1868/William Turner/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

16th May 1868/Henry Alexander Scott/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

1869/Henry Alexander Scott/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1877/Henry Alexander Scott/../../../Post Office Directory **

1881/Walter Pike/Publican/32/Bethnal Grn, Middlesex/Census ****
1881/Barbara Pike/Wife/31/St George E, Middlesex/Census
1881/Jeanette R Pike/Daughter/8/Southwark, Surrey/Census
1881/William O Pike/Son/5/St George E, Middlesex/Census
1881/Charles Pike/Son/3/St George E, Middlesex/Census
1881/Caroline Cedargreen/Wies sister, Barmaid/19/St George E, Middlesex/Census
1881/Amy Buckland/Barmaid/18/St George E, Middlesex/Census
1881/Thomas England/Potman/19/Bethnal Grn, Middlesex/Census

1882/Walter Pike/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Miss Harriet Delaforce/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1895/Samuel Williams/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/William Wilson/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/William Wilson/Licensed Victualler/34/Rendlesham, Suffolk/Census ****
1901/Mary M Wilson/Wife/26/Poplar, London/Census
1901/William G Wilson/Son/3/St Georges East, London/Census
1901/Beatrice M Wilson/Daughter/9 months/St Georges East, London/Census
1901/Charles Hardell/Potman/26/Islington, London/Census
1901/Hannah Willis/Barmaid/20/Shadwell, London/Census
1901/Ada Hayley/General Servant/20/Horsham, Sussex/Census
1901/Violet B Newbery/Nurse Maid/15/Poplar, London/Census

1910/George William Gordon/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1915/George William Gordon/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1921/George William Gordon/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1922/Gordon & Boniface/../../../Post Office Directory **

1923/Gordon & Boniface/../../../Post Office Directory **

1926/Gordon & Boniface/../../../Post Office Directory **

1938/Gordon & Boniface/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1944/Alfred G Boniface/../../../Post Office Directory ****


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* Provided By Ewan

*+ Provided By Tris

** Provided by Stephen Harris

*** Provided by Mike Spring

**** Provided By Kevan

And Last updated on: Thursday, 14-Jun-2018 14:21:35 BST