Pub history and London

Ship, 243 High Street, Wapping

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There are three references to this being also named the North Country Cat, in an 1837 charity commissioners report, and also in two license transfers in 1877 and 1878. The 1832 Robsons directory lists them entirely different addresses, plus listing an additional Ship at about 227 Wapping High street

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

Residents at this address.

1811/James Blunden, victualler, 243 Wapping street/../../Holdens Directory

1832/Jane Linah/../../../Robson Directory

1837/Taylor & Co, Lessee/Ship Public house, formerly 249, and known as the North Country Cat/../../City of London Commissioners Report

1839/William Johnson/../../../Pigotís Directory **

1842/William Johnson/../../../Robsons  Directory

1851/Charles Gildersleeves/../../../Kelly's

1856/Mrs A E Smith/../../../Post Office Directory

1860/William Smith/../../../P.O. Directory **

1861/Ann Elizabeth Smith/Licensed Victualler, Widow/48/Rochester, Kent/Census
1861/Ann Elizabeth Smith/Daughter, Assistant/25/Aldermanbury, Middlesex/Census
1861/William Smith/Son, Assistant/24/Aldermanbury, Middlesex/Census
1861/Thomas Smith/Son, Tin Plate Worker/22/Aldermanbury, Middlesex/Census
1861/Emily Smith/Daughter, Milliner/18/Aldermanbury, Middlesex/Census
1861/Harriet Smith/Daughter/15/Aldermanbury, Middlesex/Census
1861/George Smith/Son, Potboy/14/Chipping, Herts/Census

1869/William Smith/../../../Post Office Directory

1873/William Smith/../../../P.O. Directory **

March 1877/William Smith/Outgoing Licensee, North Country Cat, Wapping street/../../East London Observer

March 1877/William Edward Jameson/Incoming Licensee, North Country Cat, Wapping street/../../East London Observer

September 1878/John Rosser/Outgoing Licensee, North Country Cat, Wapping street/../../East London Observer

September 1878/Thomas Moulding Hunt/Incoming Licensee, North Country Cat, Wapping street/../../East London Observer

1880/Thomas Hunt/../../../P.O. Directory **


** Provided By Stephen Harris

And Last updated on: Tuesday, 28-May-2019 14:51:40 BST