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Foresters, 15 Arline Street, Hackney Road, Bethnal Green E2

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In 1895, at 15 Arline Street, Diss Street. This should be in Bethnal Green not Shoreditch, as it's to the south of Hackney Road, and the other premises on Arline St is in Bethnal Green; it's also in Bethnal Green in censuses *

The Foresters, Arline Street circa 1930's - C J Francis name is above the doorway

The Foresters, Arline Street circa 1930's

C J Francis name is above the doorway

Kindly provided by Linda Taylor

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Residents at this address

1871/John Rogers/Beer House Keeper/33/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census *
1871/Annie Rogers/Wife/30/Reading, Berkshire/Census
1871/Annie Rogers/Daughter/13/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1871/George Rogers/Son/8/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1871/Alfred Rogers/Son/5/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1871/Emily Rogers/Daughter/3/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1871/Alice Rogers/Daughter/1/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1871/Albert Rogers/Brother, Servant/24/Shoreditch, Middlesex/Census
1871/Harry Groschner/Lodger, Baker/38/Germany/Census

1872/J Rogers/../../../Brabnerís Hackney Directory **

1891/James Robert Ashby/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1895/Mrs Emma Ashby/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1899/George Roberts/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *

1901/William G Nash/Beer House Keeper/53/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1901/Eliza Nash/Wife/43/Bethnal Green, London/Census

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

1911/James Ewin/Walking Stick Maker/40/../Census
1911/Mary Ann Ewin/Wife, Manageress Beerhouse/38/Hackney/Census
1911/Mary Ann Ewin/Daughter/16/Bethnal Green/Census
1911/Henry Joseph Ewin/Son/12/Bethnal Green/Census
1911/Eliza Dorothy Ewin/Daughter/7/Bethnal Green/Census
1911/George William Ewin/Step Brother, Errand Boy/14/Bethnal Green/Census

James Ewin is also to be found at the [Havelock ?], 1 Winchester Street and then the Star in Heath Street

1914/George Harris/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1915/George Harris/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1921/Mrs Rosilia Mann/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

The pub, which stood on the corner of Arline Street and Diss Street, was bombed during the war and, I think, destroyed. Cecil Jeffrey Francis was still the publican at the time but he and his family came out unscathed. His mother was running the Duke of Sussex, in Goldsmiths Row, Shoreditch **

1934/Cecil J Francis/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1938/Cecil J Francis/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

* Provided By Ewan

** Provided By Linda Taylor

And Last updated on: Monday, 28-Oct-2019 22:37:46 GMT