Many accurate 1921 census transcriptions have already been added to the pub history site, including London, and parts of Middlesex.

Black Boy, 87 Wapping High street E1

Wapping index

Address formerly given as St Katherine�s Way, Stepney; then at 87 Wapping High Street by 1895; This pub is demolished. A watercolour of the pub dated around 1865 is held by the Guildhall Library **

Wapping High street in 1832 and also one hundred years later in 1940

Historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels.

Residents at this address.

20 April 1802/Insured: Thomas Vallance, the Black Boy, opposite Wapping New Stairs, Wapping, victualler/../Sun Fire Insurance records held at the L M A

26 April 1804/Insured: Thomas Vallance, the Black Boy, opposite Wapping New Stairs Wapping, victualler/../Sun Fire Insurance records held at the L M A

1808/Thomas Vallance, victualler, 124 Wapping/../../Holdens Directory

By 1811, Thomas Vallance is at the Beehive Tavern, 4 Nightingale lane, East Smithfield

20 March 1810/Insured: John Gill, the Old Black Boy, 124 Wapping, victualler - Other property or occupiers: 21 Red Lion Street /../Sun Fire Insurance records held at the L M A

18 March 1812/Insured: John Gill, Old Black Boy, Wapping, victualler/../Sun Fire Insurance records held at the L M A

1 July 1813/Insured: John Gill, The Old Black Boy, Wapping, victualler /../Sun Fire Insurance records held at the L M A

1827/Henry Clark, Black Boy, 124 High street, Wapping/../../Pigots Directory

1833-34/John Henry Clark, Black Boy, 224 High Street, Wapping/../../Pigots Directory

1839/William Brown & Co./../../../Pigot�s Directory **

1841/William Brown/../../../Missing Ancestors website **

1842/William Brown, Black Boy, 124 Wapping High street/../../Robsons Directory

1843/William Brown/../../../Post Office Directory

1851/James Scott/../../../Kelly's

July 1853/James Scott/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

July 1853/Thomas Webster/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1855/Thomas Webster/../../../P.O. Directory **

November 1854/Thomas Webster/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

November 1854/Charles Henry Hambleton/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

1856/Charles Henry Hambleton/../../../Post Office Directory

1860/Robert Crowley/../../../P.O. Directory **

Era 2 October 1859 - Transfer of Licenses
Black Boy, High street, Robert Crawley to Christopher Schnackenburg

1861/Charles James Foster/Licensed Victualler/31/Whittleford, Cambridge/Census
1861/Maria Foster/Wife/28/Wapping, Middlesex/Census
1861/Alice Foster/Daughter/6/Clapham, Surrey/Census
1861/Frederick Foster/Son/4/Clapham, Surrey/Census
1861/Ellen Foster/Daughter/10 months/Wapping, Middlesex/Census
1861/Catherine Fuller/Domestic Servant/16/St Georges East, Middlesex/Census
1861/James Presslie/Boarder, Engine Smith/39/Scotland/Census

1862/Charles James Foster/../../../P.O. Directory

May 1862/George August Redout/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

May 1862/David Drysdale/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

July 1864/Frances Ward/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

July 1864/Henry John Harding/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1869/Frederick Johns/../../../Post Office Directory

1871/Frederick Johns/Licensed Victualler/50/Taunton, Somerset/Census
1871/Sarah Johns/Wife/35/Rochford, Essex/Census
1871/Frederick Henry Johns/Son/5/Wapping, Middlesex/Census
1871/Frank Johns/Son/1/Wapping, Middlesex/Census
1871/Ada Johns/Daughter/2/Wapping, Middlesex/Census
1871/William Jenkins/Boarder, Wine Cooper/31/Wapping, Middlesex/Census
1871/Sarah McBean/General Servant/50/Rochester, Kemt/Census
1871/Hannah Gillman/Nurse Maid/?/Shadwell, Middlesex/Census
1871/William Fisher/Potman/17/Blackwall, Middlesex/Census

1873/Frederick Johns/../../../P.O. Directory **

19th July 1873/Frederick Johns/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

19th July 1873/Thomas Hare/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

October 1875/Edred Robert Jary/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

October 1875/Eliza Woodgate/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

July 1877/Eliza Woodgate/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

July 1877/Henry Collard/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

1880/John Smith/../../../P.O. Directory **

1881/John Smith/Licensed Victualler/57/Prussia/Census
1881/Sarah Smith/Wife/38/Waterford, Ireland/Census
1881/Ernest Smith/Son/14/Wapping, Middlesex/Census
1881/Clara Smith/Daughter/11/Wapping, Middlesex/Census
1881/David Smith/Son/8/Wapping, Middlesex/Census
1881/Arthur Smith/Son/6/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census
1881/Eva Smith/Daughter/4/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census
1881/Mary Flinn/Domestic Servant/40/Dundee, Scotland/Census
1881/David Peters/Boarder, Ship Engineer Seaman/40/Dundee, Scotland/Census
1881/Jane Peters/Boarder, Engineers Wife/30/Waterford, Ireland/Census
1881/Sarah Peters/Boarder/6/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census
1881/David Mitchell/Boarder, Seaman/66/Dundee, Scotland/Census
1881/James Gwimmeral/Boarder, Agricultural Labourer/35/Glasgow, Scotland/Census
1881/David Ross/Boarder, Traveller/40/Glasgow, Scotland/Census

1882/John Smith/../../../Post Office Directory

1884/John Smith/../../../Business Directory of London **

1884/John Smith/../../../Post Office Directory

1886/John Smith/../../../Business Directory of London **

1891/John Smith/Licensed Victualler, Widow/67/Memel, Russia/Census
1891/Ernest Smith/Son, Engineer/24/Wapping, London/Census
1891/Clara Smith/Daughter, House Keeper/20/Wapping, London/Census
1891/Arthur Smith/Son, Ship Steward/16/Whitechapel, London/Census
1891/Eva Smith/Daughter/14/Wapping, London/Census
1891/Sarah Peters/Niece, Book Folder/17/Whitechapel, London/Census
1891/Lily Peters/Niece/10/S Shileds, Durham/Census

1895/John Smith/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/John Smith/../../../Post Office Directory

1900/John Smith/../../../P.O. Directory **

1901/John Smith/Licensed Victualler, Widow/77/Memel, Russia/Census
1901/Clara Batts/Daughter/30/Wapping, London/Census
1901/Eva M Smith/Daughter/23/Aldgate, London/Census
1901/Sarah Peters/Niece, Lady Clerk/25/Aldgate, London/Census
1901/Lily E Peters/Niece, Lady Clerk/19/North Sheilds/Census
1901/Ashby J Betts/Son/6/Forest Gate, London/Census

1905/James John Anstee/../../../P.O. Directory **

1906/Richard T Calcroft/../../../Morris� Business Directory of London **

1910/Richard T Calcroft/../../../Morris� Business Directory of London **

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