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Mitre Tavern , 71 Downham Road, Hackney N1

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The address is 11 Mitre Terrace, Downham Road in the 1856 Directory, prior to street renumbering. * At Mitre Terrace in 1864 and earlier. *+ This one closed in around 1999 and is now barely standing. ** This is no longer a wreck, it's in residential use, possibly behind a retained façade. **

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Mitre Tavern , 71 Downham Road, Hackney N1

Mitre Tavern , 71 Downham Road, Hackney N1

Kindly provided by Charlie Goodwin

Mitre Tavern, 71 Downham Road, Hackney - before 1999.

Mitre Tavern, 71 Downham Road, Hackney - before 1999.

Member of a dark age re-enactment group who were doing a display for the carnival which explains the strange street loungers!Kindly provided by Dave Treen

Mitre Tavern, 71 Downham Road, Hackney - closed and ready for conversion

Mitre Tavern, 71 Downham Road, Hackney - closed and ready for conversion

Kindly provided by John Carnaby

Mitre Tavern, 71 Downham Road - in December 2006

Mitre Tavern, 71 Downham Road - in December 2006

Kindly provided by Stephen Harris

Mitre Tavern, 71 Downham Road, N1 - in June 2010

Mitre Tavern, 71 Downham Road, N1 - in June 2010

Kindly provided by Tris

Residents at this address.

Thomas Iredale Woodin’s widow of the Spanish Patriot, Lambeth, Fanny, married Joseph Jay in Kennington on 20 July 1844. On the 15th January 1849, the license for the Mitre in Mitre Terrace, Hackney, was transferred from Samuel Robert Bishop to Joseph Jay. **+

January 1849/Samuel Robert Bishop/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

January 1849/Joseph Jay/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

1851/Joseph Jay/../../../Kellys Directory

1851/Joseph Jay /58 /Licensed victualler/ Norwich/Census **+
1851/Fanny Jay /50 / Ampthill, Bedfordshire/Census
1851/Dennis Woodin /26 /Hatfield, Hertfordshire/Census
1851/Georgiana Woodin /23 /Tottenham Court road, Middlesex/Census
1851/Henry Hannant /25 /Potman /Buckstone, Norfolk/Census
1851/Mary Serls /33 /Waitress /Exeter St Davids/Census
1851/Ellen Martin /22 /House servant /Bow, Middlesex/Census
1851/Rose Langley /22 /Barmaid /Dover, Kent/Census

1856/Joseph Jay/../../../Post Office Directory

On 15 March 1859, the Morning Advertiser announces the transfer of the licence for the Mitre from Joseph Jay to John Mosby. **+

1861/Jno Mosby/Publican/50/Shermanbury, Sussex/Census
1861/Charlotte Mosby/Wife/49/Stock, Essex/Census
1861/Harriett Mosby/Niece/14/Guildford, Surrey/Census
1861/Ann Woolliams/Barmaid/21/Chaddington, Oxford/Census
1861/Elizabeth Wighton/Barmaid/33/Marcham, Norfolk/Census
1861/Eliza Sparrow/Waitress/23/Denham, Suffolk/Census
1861/A S A Kingham/Cook/22/Tilney, Norfolk/Census
1861/Charles Scott/Potman/15/Hackney, Middlesex/Census

1864/George Thomas Saltmarsh/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era, 22 May 1864 *+

1864/Geo Tomalin/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era, 22 May 1864 *+

1869/George Tomalin/../../../Post Office Directory

1871/George Tomalin/Licensed Victualler/62/Luton, Bedfordshire/Census
1871/Sarah Tomalin/Wife/59/Portsmouth, Hampshire/Census
1871/Jane Tomalin/Daughter/21/St Pancras, Middlesex/Census
1871/Fanny Tomalin/Daughter/20/St Pancras, Middlesex/Census
1871/Louisa Tomalin/Daughter/18/Shoreditch, Middlesex/Census
1871/Maria Archer/Sister, Milliner/48/Luton, Bedfordshire/Census
1871/Eliza Lobb/Barmaid/28/Cardiff, Wales/Census
1871/Jame Jones/Waitress/26/Hackney, Middlesex/Census
1871/Mary A Deacon/General Servant/21/Ringwood, Hampshire/Census

19th August 1876/George Tomalin/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

19th August 1876/William Shead/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

1881/William Shead/Licensed Victualler/59/St Georges East, Middlesex/Census
1881/Alice M Shead/Wife/37/Islington, Middlesex/Census
1881/William Shead/Son, Licensed Victualler Assistant/20/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Alfred Shead/Son, Hostler/18/London City Of, Middlesex/Census
1881/Henry E Shead/Hostler Assistant/15/Bow, Middlesex/Census
1881/Samuel G Shead/Son/10/Shoreditch, Middlesex/Census
1881/Frederick Shead/Son/6/Shoreditch, Middlesex/Census
1881/Mary Coldon/Barmaid/22/St Pancras, Middlesex/Census
1881/Lena Chapman/Barmaid/29/Gravesend, Kent/Census
1881/Elizabeth Geward/Domestic Servant/21/Islington, Middlesex/Census
1881/Alice Bailey/Domestic Servant/18/Shoreditch, Middlesex/Census

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

1891/William Shead/../../../Post Office Directory

1895/William Shead/../../../Post Office Directory *

1899/Thomas Morris/../../../Post Office Directory

1901/William James Bell/Public Hhouse Manager/35//Census
1901/Charlotte Bell/Wife/32/Stepney, London/Census
1901/William James Bell/Son/9/Bromley, London/Census
1901/Harry Bell/Son/8/Islington, London/Census
1901/Ernest Bell/Son/6/Shepherds Bush, London/Census
1901/Herbert Bell/Son/4/Bromley, London/Census
1901/Frank Bell/Son/2/Islington, London/Census
1901/Lilian Bell/Daughter/9 months/Hackney, London/Census
1901/Annie Wooldridge/Cook, Widow/45/Stepney, London/Census
1901/Beatrice Davis/Barmaid/22/Loughborough/Census
1901/F Anderson/Barman/24/Hackney, London/Census
1901/C F James/Barman/23/St Pancras, London/Census

1910/Charles Alexander Byron/../../../London Trade Directory

1915/Ernest Loe/../../../Post Office Directory *

1921/Ernest Loe/../../../Hughes Directory *

1934/Jack Cohen/../../../Kelly's

1938/Jack Cohen/../../../Post Office Directory

1944/Jack Cohen/../../../Post Office Directory *


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** Provided By Stephen Harris

**+ Provided By Peter Bathe

*** Provided By Tris

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