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Old Pack Horse, 434 High road, Chiswick

A London street directory at London 1919 which largely encompasses london street history and also pub history of the last 100 years and more. You can contribute to this amazing new project, along with the many contributors to the current pub history site, nearly anything goes. See the footer of the page for more detail.

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Yorkshire Grey, 48 & 49 Whitechapel High Street, Whitechapel

Whitechapel index

This pub was present by 1811 and survived until at least 1962 it is now demolished. **

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.

1805/_ Denney, Yorkshire Grey, 49 Whitechapel/../../Holdens Directory ****

1806/William Prentice / Public House Keeper /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **

1830/Morris / Public House Keeper /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **

1835/Charles Fraser/Victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records, held at Guildhall Library **

1836/Thomas Muldany/Victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records, held at Guildhall Library **

1839/George William Martin/../../../Pigots Directory ****

1841/George Martin/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1843/Francis Eaby/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1848/Francis Raby/../../../P.O. Directory **

1848?/Francis Eaby / Public House Keeper /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **
1848?/Matilda Eaby / Wife /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **

1850/George Park/../../../P.O. Directory **

1851/George Park/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1851/George Park/Licensed Victualler/36/Bishopsgate, Middlesex/Census ****
1851/Elizabeth Park/Wife/36/Hackney, Middlesex/Census
1851/Emma Park/Daughter/15/Lambeth/Census
1851/Charlotte Park/Daughter/13/Southwark/Census

1852/George Park/../../../Watkins Directory **

1856/George Park/../../../Post Office Directory ****

November 1859/Clement Lucas/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

November 1859/Samuel Towers/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1863/Edward Cowell/../../../Lloyds Weekly Newspaper *

4th October 1863 - Edward Cowell, Yorkshire Grey, High Street [and many others] is charged with having in their possession weights, scales and pewter measures of an illegal standard; and charged 20 shillings. *

January 1863/William Marley/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

January 1863/Harvey Best/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

August 1863/Harvey Best/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

August 1863/Edward Cowell/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

July 1864/Edward Cowell/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

July 1864/Charles Marlborough/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

January 1866/Charles Marlborough/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

January 1866/James Watson/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1869/James Watson/../../../Post Office Directory ****

October 1875/John Roycroft/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

October 1875/George Robinson/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

22nd January 1876/George Robinson/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

22nd January 1876/Edwin Newman/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

21st October 1876/Edwin Newman/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

21st October 1876/G Balderstone/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

January 1877/George Balderstone/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

January 1877/Henry Holt/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

1878/Henry Holt/../../../P.O. Directory **

October 1878/Henry Holt/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

October 1878/Henry Goodwin Hill/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

1879/Henry Goodwin Hill / Licensed Victualler /../../London Gazette, 24 October 1879 **

10th January 1880/Henry Goodwin/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

10th January 1880/Moss Myers/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

1881/George Lewis/Licensed Victualler/40/Strand, Middlesex/Census ****
1881/Sophia Betsy Lewis/Wife/42/Hampstead Rd, Middlesex/Census
1881/Sophia Betsy Lewis/Daughter/13/New St Square City, Middlesex/Census
1881/Frederick Arthur Long/Potman & Barman/24/Commercial Rd, Middlesex/Census
1881/Mary Ann Stattard/Domestic Servant/19/Poplar, Middlesex/Census

1882/Geo Lewis/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1886/Edward J Rose/../../../Business Directory of London **

1899/Edward John Rose & Co/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/Walter O Cuell/Public House Manager/24/Winchester, Hants/Census ****
1901/Emily Milton/House Keeper/40/ddleston, Surrey/Census
1901/Fred Gillett/Barman/23/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1901/Arthur Emmines/Barman/18/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1901/George Arnold/Potman & Barman/24/Brockley, Kent/Census

1910/Edward John Rose & Co/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1911/Henry D Hayes/Manager Public House/34/Blackfriars, London/Census ***
1911/Joan Hayes/Wife/30/Whitechapel, London/Census
1911/Helena Joan Hayes/Daughter/5 months/Whitechapel, London/Census
1911/Rupert Sidney Martin/Head Barman/25//Census
1911/Norah Ferguson/Cook/25/High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire/Census
1911/Earnest James Hewell/Barman/20/Limehouse, London/Census
1911/Sidney Oliver/Barman/20/Earl Soham, Suffolk/Census
1911/George Papworth/Potman/../Walthamstow, Essex/Census

1921/E J Rose & Co/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1934/E J Rose & Co/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1944/E J Rose & Co/../../../Post Office Directory ****


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* Provided By Ken Ripper

** Provided By Stephen Harris

*** Provided By Alice Pucek

**** Provided By Kevan

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