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Search the historical London street directory and pub history site by surname, street or pub name; you will find many obscure early street addresses in London through the Victorian pub history of London and early parish and licensing records on this site. Most records are before 1944 plus some modern detail, and lots of pictures.

Blakeneys Head, 56 Cable Street , Whitechapel

At 25 Cable Street before about 1861. aka Admiral Blakeneys Head in 1891

Whitechapel pub history index

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

The following entries are in this format:

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

1813/Philip Edinger/Victualler/../../Sun Fire Office Records, held at Guildhall Library **

1839/William Pool/../../../Pigotís Directory **

1842/G Sandell/../../../Robsonís Directory **

October 1848/Thomas McQuillan/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

1851/Thomas Bell/../../../Kelly's ****

1851/Thomas Bell/Licensed Victualler/40/Northamptonshire/Census ****
1851/Ann Bell/Wife/46/Southam, Warwickshire/Census
1851/Ann Bell/Daughter/13/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1851/Thomas Bell/Son/12/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1851/Hannah M Bell/Daughter/9/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1851/John C Bell/Son/7/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1851/Eliza Ann Pinder/Visitor, Saddlers Daughter/18/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1851/Thomas Ben Albre/Potman/19/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census
1851/Mary Ward/General Servant/18/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census

1856/Thomas Bell/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1859/Thomas Bell/../../../Missing Ancestors Website **

1861/Thomas Bell/Licensed Victualler/50/Stanion, Northamptonshire/Census ****
1861/Ann Bell/Wife/54/Southend, Warwickshire/Census
1861/Ann Bell/Daughter/23/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1861/John Bell/Son, Clerk at Stationers/17/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1861/Mary Balderson/Visitor, Farmers Wife/54/Stanion, Northamptonshire/Census
1861/John Belrus/Potman/19/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census

1866/Thomas Bell/../../../P.O. Directory **

1869/Benj J Hickman/../../../Post Office Directory ****

August 1869/Benjamin John Hickman/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

August 1869/Samuel Charles Cakebread jun/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

1874/E T Rose/../../../H.D. Miles London & Suburban Licensed Victuallers' Directory **

1878/Edward John Rose / Landlord /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **

1881/William Liddaman/Manager (Licensed Victualler)/29/Southgate, Middlesex/Census ****
1881/Marian Lidddaman/Wife/28/Pimlico, Middlesex/Census
1881/Henry Lloyd/Barman/23/Hook, Surrey/Census
1881/Edward Morgan/Barman/20/Aldgate, Middlesex/Census

1882/William Walker/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/William Walker/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1886/William Walker/../../../Business Directory of London **

1891/Patrick Riley/Licensed Victualler Manager/28/Ireland/Census ****
1891/Ellen Riley/Wife/28/Whitechapel, London/Census
1891/James Riley/Son/4/Whitechapel, London/Census
1891/George Budd/Barman/22/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1891/Mary Henry/Cook/40/St Georges East, London/Census
1891/Emily Lyons/Domestic Servant/14/Whitechapel, London/Census
1891/Mary Donoghue/Barmaid/19/Whitechapel, London/Census

1895/Thomas Sims/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/William Henry Chaplin/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1906/Edward A Cornish/../../../Morrisí Business Directory of London **

1911/Edward Alexander Cornish/Licensed Victualler/39/Islington/Census ****
1911/Louisa Emma Cornish/Wife, Assistant/35/Islington/Census
1911/Edward Handford Cornish/Son, Assistant/17/Whitechapel, London/Census
1911/Arthur Alexander Cornish/Son, Assistant/15/Whitechapel, London/Census
1911/Beatrice Louise Cornish/Daughter/12/Whitechapel, London/Census
1911/Phyllis Amelia Cornish/Daughter/7/Whitechapel, London/Census
1911/Harold Cornish/Son/7/Whitechapel, London/Census
1911/Gladys Cornish/Daughter/1/Whitechapel, London/Census
1911/Louisa Marion Hall/General Servant, Widow/33/Dublin/Census

1915/Edward Cornish/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1921/Edward Alex Cornish/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1922/Edward Alexander Cornish/../../../P.O. Directory **

1934/Edward Alexander Cornish/../../../Kelly's ****

** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

And Last updated on: Saturday, 01-Apr-2017 12:45:21 BST