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Anchor & Hope, Horseferry Branch Road, Ratcliffe E14

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The Anchor and Hope, Regent road in 1856, 1863 and 1869 license transfers. In the 1906 picture, the pub is closed, but the name of the last landlord, Joseph Jeffs Meadows is above the door. The pub was demolished and the road (now Branch Rd) widened during the building of the Rotherhithe Tunnel (opened 1908).
The Docklands Light Railway platforms of Limehouse Station now sit on the railway bridge. ***

A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in  Ratcliffe, London  - in East London. The Ratcliffe, East London listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

Anchor & Hope, Horseferry Branch Road, Ratcliffe E14 - in 1906

Kindly provided by Vincent O'Loughlin

The following entries are in this format:

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

1833-34/Eliz Harwood, Anchor & Hope, 47 Horseferry Branch Road/../../Pigots Directory

1839/Charles Pyle/../../../Pigots Directory

1842/Robert Smith/../../../Robsonís Directory **

1846/S Jolly/../../../Post Office Directory

January 1847/Samuel Charles Jolly/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

January 1847/William Bales/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

1851/William Biles/Victualler/50/Aldgate, Middlesex/Census
1851/Mary Biles/Wife/45/Lound, Nottingham/Census
1851/Henry Biles/Son/5/Clerkenwell, Middlesex/Census
1851/Jane Twiner/Niece/8/Islington/Census
1851/Martha Levick/Sister in Law, Barmaid/29//Census
1851/Ellen Freden/House Servant/30/Poplar, Middlesex/Census
1851/Samuel Tutfield/Potman/20/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census

1856/Jno Boyden/../../../Post Office Directory

January 1856/John Boydon/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

January 1856/Andrew Benjamin Penny/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1862/William John Penny/../../../Post Office Directory

May 1863/William John Penny/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

May 1863/John Gerhold/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

January 1864/John Gerhold/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

January 1864/James Brown/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

1864/James Brown/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era, 22 May 1864 *

1864/Samuel Thomas Allmey/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era, 22 May 1864 *

1867/Mr Samuel Thomas Allmey/../../../Licensed Victuallers Association

1869/T Plank/../../../Post Office Directory

November 1869/Thomas Plank/ Outgoing Licensee /../../East London Observer

November 1869/Jonathan William Hart/ Incoming Licensee /../../East London Observer

1871/Jonathan W Hart/Licensed Victualler/25/Brabourne, Kent/Census
1871/Annie Hart/Wife/25/Cornwall/Census
1871/Nora E Hart/Daughter/2/Crewe, Cheshire/Census
1871/Adeline A Hart/Daughter/1/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1871/Barbara C M Hart/Daughter/3 months/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1871/William Tucker/Brother in Law, Assistant/21/Staffordshire/Census
1871/Edward Prince/Potman/37/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1871/Helen Sullivan/General Servant/18/Ratcliff, Middlesex/Census

January 1875/Jonathan William Hart/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

January 1875/Annie Hart/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

July 1877/Annie Hart/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

July 1877/George Wort/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

1881/George Wort/Licensed Victualler/39/Stoke Newington, Middlesex/Census
1881/Jannetta Wort/Wife/41/Mile End, Middlesex/Census
1881/George W Wort/Son/14/Mile End, Middlesex/Census
1881/Ernest W Wort/Son/11/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1881/Sidney T Wort/Son/9/Mile End, Middlesex/Census
1881/Sarah Ann Stephens/Domestic Servant/20/Islington, Middlesex/Census

1882/George Wort/../../../Post Office Directory

1884/William Thomas Mitchell / Public House Keeper /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **

1884/William T Mitchell/../../../Business Directory of London **

1887/William Thomas Mitchell / Public House Keeper /../../Proceedings of the Old Bailey **

1891/Joseph Meadows/Publican/46/City/Census
1891/Susannah Meadows/Wife/41/London/Census
1891/Arthur Ed Meadows/Son/9/London/Census
1891/Daisy Ann Meadows/Daughter/5/London/Census
1891/Elizabeth Wanlea?/General servant/28/London/Census
1891/Edward Lewis/Lodger, Cooper/26/Durham/Census

1895/Joseph Jeffs Meadows/../../../Post Office Directory

1896/Joseph Jeffs Meadows/../../../Records of Seager Evans & Co. Ltd., distillers, held at London Metropolitan Archives **

1899/Joseph Jeffs Meadows/../../../Post Office Directory

1906/Francis Samuel Slater/../../../Post Office Directory


* Provided By Ken Ripper

** Provided By Stephen Harris

*** Provided By Vincent O'Loughlin

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