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London Hospital Tavern, 176 Whitechapel Road, Whitechapel E1

Whitechapel index

At 207 or 208 Whitechapel Road before 1882 - see listings; then 209 Whitechapel Road. The later address is at 176 Whitechapel Road by 1910. This pub possibly dates from 1752 - although has clearly been rebuilt around 100 years ago. It currently trades as the 'LHT Urban Bar'. **

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.

London Hospital Tavern, 176 Whitechapel Road - in September 2006

London Hospital Tavern, 176 Whitechapel Road - in September 2006

Kindly provided by Stephen Harris

The following entries are in this format:

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

1795/Mrs Austin / Public House Keeper /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **

1835/Bennett Turner/../../../Robsonís Directory **

1839/J S King/../../../Pigotís Directory **

1841/Jas S King/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1842/J S King/../../../Robsonís Directory **

1843/William Mush/Victualler/../../Property Documents held at London Metropolitan Archives **

1844/George Stevenson Wheatley/../../../Property Documents held at London Metropolitan Archives **

1846/G S Wheatley/../../../P.O. Directory **

1851/George Moore/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1851/Owen Owens/Victualler/34/Spitalfields, Middlesex/Census ****
1851/H Owens/Wife/32/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1851/Margaret Fitzgerald/General Servant/25/Ireland/Census
1851/John Hiliard/Potman/44/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census
1851/W Stollard/Servant/30/../Census

1852/Owen Owens/../../../Watkinís Directory **

May 1852/Owen Owens/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era ****

May 1852/William Thomas Hudson/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era ****

March 1853/William Thomas Hudson/ Outgoing Licensee /../../Morning Advertiser ****

March 1853/Thomas Gilkes/ Incoming Licensee /../../Morning Advertiser ****

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

1861/Phillip Jagels/Licensed Victualler/44/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census ****
1861/Mary A Jagels/Wife/44/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census
1861/Emily Jagels/Daughter/19/Mile End, Middlesex/Census
1861/Mary A Jagels/Daughter/14/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census
1861/Clara Jagels/Daughter/7/Finsbury, Middlesex/Census
1861/Phillip J Jagels/Son/9/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census
1861/Kate Jagels/Daughter/4/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census
1861/Mary A Ruston/General Servant/24/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census
1861/Henry James/Visitor, Gun Maker/26/Norwich, Norfolk/Census

Phillip Jagels is at the Clown, Clerkenwell by 1862

May 1861/Phillip Jagels/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

May 1861/John Howlett/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

1862/John Howlett/../../../P.O. Directory **

July 1865/Sarah Howlett/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

July 1865/Henry John King/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

1869/Henry J King/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1871/Henry John King/Licensed Victualler/39/Clapton, Middlesex/Census ****
1871/Selina King/Wife/30/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1871/Henry James King/Son/7/Mile End New Town, Middlesex/Census
1871/Blanche Selina King/Daughter/5/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census
1871/Ada Louisa King/Daughter/4/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census
1871/Amy Jemima Janet King/Daughter/6 months/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census
1871/William Wilcox/Waiter/28/nk/Census
1871/Matilda Pushay/Nursemaid/10/City Of London/Census

1874/H J King/../../../HD Miles London & Suburban Licensed Victuallersí Directory **

January 1875/Henry John King/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

January 1875/Robert Good/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

1876/Robert Good/../../../P.O. Directory **

October 1875/Robert Good/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

October 1875/John Williams/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

19th August 1876/John Williams/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

19th August 1876/John Ogleby Mortimer/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

1878/Edward Wise/../../../P.O. Directory **

1881/George F Horton/Licensed Victualler/63/London, Middlesex/Census ****
1881/Elizabeth Horton/Wife/36/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Jane A McGlasham/Mother, Cook/63/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Elizabeth J Hayward/Barmaid/20/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Ellen Chapman/General Servant/21/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Fredrick G Carsham/General Servant/11/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Emily J Willalls/Scholar/8/London, Middlesex/Census

1882/George F Horton/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/Wm M Esmon/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1885/W M Esmond/../../../P.O. Directory **

1891/William Morgan Esmond/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1895/William Morgan Esmond/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/Alfred James Vail/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1910/Alfred James Vail/../../../P.O. Directory **

1912/Alfred James Vail/../../../P.O. Directory **

1914/Henry Patrick Trew/../../../P.O. Directory **

1917/Mrs Jane Benjamin/../../../P.O. Directory **

1921/George Boys/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1934/Hy Fordham/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1938/Harold Geo Knight/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1944/Albert Chas Spry/../../../Post Office Directory ****

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** Provided by Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

And Last updated on: Saturday, 19-Aug-2017 15:33:48 BST