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Duke Of Edinburgh, 73 Devons Road, Bromley E3

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The address is given as 21 Devons Road in the 1871 census. *  This pub was demolished during World War Two. *+

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

Residents at this address.

1869/Robert Barrett/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *

1871/Robert Barrett/Victualler/58/Bermondsey/Census *
1871/Elizabeth Barrett/Wife/60/Islington, Middlesex/Census
1871/Emily Robertson/Granddaughter/12/West Ham, Essex/Census
1871/Robert Hicks/Grandson/5/Mile End/Census
1871/Helen M. Lean/General Servant/22/Ratcliff/Census

1878/David Comte/../../../P.O. Directory **

1879/David Comte/../../../P.O. Directory **

1881/David Comte/Beer House Keeper/34/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Bessie Comte/Wife/25/Bicester, Oxford/Census
1881/Mary Ann Bird/Niece/10/London, Middlesex/Census

1882/David Comte/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1891/David Comte/Licensed Victualler/44/St Lukes, London/Census
1891/Bessie Comte/Wife/35/Bicester, Oxfordshire/Census
1891/Mary Voger/Visitor, Widow/70/Newgor, Nottinghamshire/Census
1891/Emily Robinson/Domestic Servant/16/Cranfield, Bedfordshire/Census

1891/David Comte/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *

1895/David Comte/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1899/David Comte/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *

1901/David Comte/Beer Retailer, Widow/54/Islington, London/Census
1901/Charles Comte/Father/72/Tower Hamlets, London/Census
1901/Mary Comte/Mother/73/Poplar, London/Census
1901/Agnes Bird/Niece, Barmaid/28/Whitechapel, London/Census

1909/James Nicholl/../../../P.O. Directory **

1910/James Nicholl/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1911/James Nicholl/Beerhouse Keeper/59/City of London/Census
1911/Elizabeth Nicholl/Wife/56/Poplar/Census
1911/James Moth/Nephew, Assistant/23/Southwark/Census
1911/Eve Wier/Niece, Assistant/29/Tidal Basin/Census
1911/Alice Chamberlain/Domestic Assistant/24/Bromley/Census
1911/Walter Broom/Boarder, In Railway/30/Stratford/Census
1911/Martha Broom/Boarder/29/Hackney/Census
1911/Louise Broom/Boarder/4/Bromley/Census

1915/William John Geeson/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *

1921/William John Geeson/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1924/William John Geeson/../../../P.O. Directory **

1934/Hy Charles Robson/Beer Retailer/../../Kellys Directory

I assume that they took over the “Lady Coborn” (740 Old Ford Road, Bow E3) in the 1928 but I do not have the transfer deed. I do however have them leaving the Lady Coburn on the 24th May 1934. They then moved to the “Duke of Edinburgh” 73, Devons Road Bow E3 on 7th June 1934 where they stayed until the pub was demolished by a bomb during the war. Mary Esther Davis was a Taylor Walker Ladies Darts champion. The previous incumbent was a Mr Henry Charles Robson. *+

7th June 1934/Henry Arthur Davis/Beer Retailer/../../../Tranfer Deeds *+

1938/Henry Arthur Davis/../../../Post Office Directory


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And Last updated on: Wednesday, 03-Jul-2019 01:02:24 BST