Here is the Roman Road in Bow Directory Listing for 1944 - part 1.

[Road numbering changed significantly for Roman Road, Bow, between 1934 & 1944 - hence this directory listing from the Post Office directory]

Roman Road (E), Cambridge Heath Road to Lefevere Road (Nos2 to 256 & 1 to 299)
(E2) Nos 262 & 301 upwards
(E3) Nos 2 to 384 & Nos 1 to 427 are in the Borough of Bethnal Green, the remainder  are in the Borough of Poplar.
in 1944

South side:
... here are Bethnal Green Estate dwellings ..

Tate Hy Edward OBE, JP, (5 Swinbourne House)

14 Dembovitch Lewis, cap maker

.... here is Sceptre Road ........

18, 20 & 22 Brooke James & Sons Ltd, house furnishers
24 Bomzer Mrs Jane, shopkeeper
26 Sternfeld Barney, clothier
30 Hooper Mrs Jane, Florist
34 Solomon Hyman, Dyer

..... here is Globe Road ........

34a Schulman Morris, confectioner
34b Goodyer A, clothes salesman
34b Bierman A, coat frock maker
34c Massinghams Ltd, chemists
38 & 241 Laud Krishnarao Sadanand, opthalmic surgeon
40 Groves Mrs Esther, corsetiere
42 Nardone Vincenzo, Dining Rooms
46 Bradshaw Andrew Wm, manufacturing chemist
50 Skolnek samuel, Boot & Shoe Dealer
52 Sussex Laundry Ltd
54 Nelson Joseph, Wardrobe Dealer
62, 64 & 66 Empire Picturedome Ltd

..... here is Bacton Street ......

68 Evans Morgan, Dairyman
70 Cohen Mrs L, confectioner
82 & 127 Short Samuel, Tripe Dresser

...... here is Butler Street ......

84 Eagles Jas & Son Ltd, Corn dealers
86 Hawser Frederick Wm, Baker
90 Hurst Mrs Annie, wardrobe Dealer
98 Caldwell Hy, Tobaconnist
100 King A J & Sons, Florists
102 Maxwell Laundries Ltd
106 James Hy & Sons, Rag Merchants

..... here is Morpeth Street .....

108 Green Morris, Clothier
110 Noormiah Moor, Cafe
114 Moscow Emanuel, Oilman
116 Lasky Bernhard, Cycle dealer
120 Metherington Mrs Kathleen Mary, Dining Rooms
122 Shelley Ernest H, Stationer
122 POST, MONEY Order & Telegraph Call Office & Savings Bank
124 & 126 London Co-operative Society Ltd
.... here is Warley Street .......
128 Pellici Mrs Elide, Dining Rooms
132 Lush & Cook Ltd, Dyers
136 & 138 Sanders Brothers, (Stores) Ltd, Corn Merchants

........ here is Usk street .......

140 Ingle Joseph & sons, Bakers
142 Woolcott Geo Alfred, Tobaconnist
152 Prince W & Sons Ltd, Hosiers
154 Prince w & Sons, Boot & Shoe Dealers
156, 158 & 160 Prince W & Sons, fancy Drapers
164 Hogarth Mrs Regina edith, Confectioner
166 Horlock Thomas Wm, Wool Shop
176 Phillips wm, Hairdresser
178 Engbarth Ltd, Bakers

.... here is Smart Street ......

180 Angel & Crown, Sam Chalmo
190 Robinson Miss Lydia, Dress Maker
194 Lilley, Drapers
200 Lazarus H, Fried Fish Shop
212 Drinkwater Jn, Boot repairer
216 Howell Leonard, News Vendor
218 Diploma Laundry Ltd
226 Aylling Hy Geo, Machine sewer

..... here is Violet Row ......

Phipps Josiah & Sons, Tomber Merchants

... her is Preston Street .....

236a Morgan Jn Jas, dairy

.... here is Palmers Road ....

250 Brookes Jas T, Beer Retailer

.... here is the canal ....

.... here is Lassandro Sreet ...

.... here is Totty Street ...

285 Thomas Wm Jn, Haberdasher

.... here is Grove Road .....

296 Buer Chas Wm, Confectioner
302 Bending Brothers, Boot & Shoe Dealers
304 Joseph Jacob & Co, Outfitters
308 Keller Louis, Outfitter
312 Rita, Milliner

..... here is Gernon Road .....

316 Ellis Edward Jas, Cycle Dealer
318 Read Wm Edwd, Refreshment Bar
320 Palmer Thos Aug, Provision Dealer
340 Smith Herbert A, Dentist
344 Kings laundries
348 Bousquet Jn Wm, manufacturing Tailor
356 Clifford Mrs Esther, Loan Office

...... here is Conyer Street ......

368 Chandler Geo & Sons, Builders
382 Bay Tree, Thos Edward Ambler

.. here is Medway road .........

384 Harbud Chas Harold, pawnbroker
398 Lainson Wm Geo, Plumber

..... here is Lion Road

414 Cohen Jack, hairdresser
426 Wynne David, Draper
428 Osborne Harry, Butcher
438 Clevely Wm Alfd, Newsagent
440 Preston Joseph Thos, Fried Fish shop
448 Summers Arth A, Beer Retailer
450 King Wm, hosier
452 Hurley & baker, wireless engineers
456 Ford Cabinet Works
458 Lush & Cook Ltd, Dyers
462 Berger Harry, Fruiterer
466 & 468 Dupree Herbert Walter, Furniture Dealer

.... here is Dane Place ...

470, 472 & 579 Gulliver Thomas, Corn Dealer
474 Abbot C Ltd, China & Glass Dealers
476 & 478 Abbot C Ltd, Linoleum dealers
480 Stanley Mrs Rebecca, ladies Hairdresser
484 Rose Mrs Eva, Watch Dealer
490 John Bull, Wm Rt Sewell
494 Gomm Chas, florist
496 Balin Sol, Hairdresser
498 East London Clinic
500 Saunderson David, Butcher
504 Vangeen I Ltd, Tobacconists
506 Byfield Mrs Edith, Milliner
508 Randolff Louis, Confectioner

... here is St Stephens Road ....

510 Fisher Hy, Butcher
512 Thorpe Wltr, Tobacconist
516 & 518 Cater Brothers, Provision Dealers
526 Kelly Geo Fredk, Stewed Eel Shop
528 Setons Bakeries Ltd

... here is Stafford Road .....

530 Levy Judah, Green grocer
532 Goldstein Ralph, Provision dealer
534 Cohen W & Sons, Tailors
536 Barry Edwd Chas, Corn dealer
538 & 540 Barnett Mitchl, Boot Dealer
542 Barnett Mitchl, Ladies Hairdressers

... here is Sutherland Road ....

564 Poplar (Borough of) (Passmore Edwards Library)

.. here is Vernon road ....

566 Fox Wm & Sons Ltd, Chemists
568 barton W J Ltd, Bakers
North Bow Congregational Mission Church
570 Beard Brothers, Shirt manufacturers
572 & 574 Woolworth F W & Co Ltd, Bazaar

... here is Cardigan Road ....

576 Johnson Mrs H, Baker
578 Applegate Chas Valentine, Butcher
580 Cater Brothers, Provision Dealers
582 Hart Alfred, Butcher
584 Heath Brothers, Butcher
588 Cannon Chas Geo, Radio Dealer
590 Palmer Arth Robt, Ladies Outfitter
592 Palmer Arth Robt, Draper
594 cane Stores Ltd, Grocers

... here is Armagh Road South ....

596 & 598 Martin Mark & Co, Costumiers
600 Kingdom Mrs Theresa, Eel Pie Shop
602 White Arth G, Butcher
604 eastwell David, Fruiterer
606 Rose Mrs Letitia, Fancy Goods Dealer
610 Timothy Whites & Taylors, Chemists

... here is Usher Road ...

612 Gibbs Herbert, Beer Retailer
614 Rosin J, baker
616 Lamb Mrs Wm, Fishmonger
618 Perfect Flavour Ice Cream Co
620 Walton Service Cleaners, tailors
622 Lightstone Hynman Leon, Physician & Surgeon
628 & 630 Lawrence S C Ltd, pawn Brokers

.... here is Prnell Road ...
.... here is Lefevre Road ...

NORTH SIDE

.... here is Victoria Park Square ....

3 Ambrose louis, Ladies Hairdresser
7 & 9 Davis D & Co, Mens Outfitters
13 & 15 Gotlieb Danl, Clothier

... here is helens Place ....

 

 

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