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Red Lion, 31 Chamber street, Whitechapel E1

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Castle Lodge Freemasons membership initiated July 7th 1808, Daniel Fuller, Victualler, Chamber street,

1809/David Fuller, Red Lion, 12 Chamber street/../../Holdens Directory

1811/Thomas Canter, Red Lion, 12 Chamber street/../../Holdens Directory

Statesman (London) 22 March 1820 :
General Election
Middlesex
State of the Poll - fourth day
Whitbread 1563
Byng 1810
Mellish 1176

Freeholders of the County of Middlesex.
Mr Whitbreads majority goes on steadily and uniformly. Every nerve has been strained by our opponent to swell his numbers on this days poll, but again we have signally triumphed. There is but one circumstance that can prejudice our cause - heedless confidence in the superior strength which we possess. It is this which may prevent its full development. Relax not in your efforts. Remember that Official Circulars on the other side must be met by vigous efforts on ours. Mr Mellish has condescended to borrow the plumes of Mr Whitbread. He calls himself the "Friend of the People!" Choose for yourselves. Gentlemen, which of these "Friends" shall represent you in Parliament - he who depends upon the undue influence of Ministerial Circulars, or he who relies upon your free and independent Suffrages. Be prompt - be firm - and you must be victorious. By order of the Commmittee.
Charles Shaw Lefevre, Jun, Chairman
Conmmittee room, Freemasons Tavern, March 21 1820.

Coaches for the conveyance of Freeholders in the interest of Mr Whitbread are stationed at the following places :-
Yorkshire Gray, Piccadilly
Northumberland Arms, Clerkenwell green
Johns terrace, Hackney road
Silver Lion, Poplar.
Three Hats, Islington turnpike
White Horse, Church street, Chelsea
Wheat sheaf, Red Lion street, Holborn
Gloucester Coffee house, Park street, Oxford street
Rockingham Arms, Kent road
Globe, Tichfield street, Marylebone
Star, Old street road, St Lukes
No 119 Brick lane, Spitalfields
No 162 Shoreditch
Angel Inn, Whitechapel
Red Lion, Chamber street, Goodmans fields
George and Dragon, Shadwell
Sun and Sword, Back Church lane, St Georges east
Ram Inn, Smithfield
Guildhall Coffee house, King street, Cheapside
Salmon and Ball, Bethnal Green
Artichoke, Ratcliff highway
The Crown, Obelisk, St Georges fields
Mr Winchs - Sunbury. Hammersmith. Chiswick. Turnham green. Shepperton, Fulham and Halliford. Mr Tapps, Twickenham
Mr Knights, High street, Kensington, Knightsbridge. Kensal green, Kilburn, Walham green, Brompton And at the Freemasons tavern, Queen street, Lincolns inn fields.

1832/J H Carthew/../../../Robson’s Directory

1833-34/James H Carthew, Red Lion, 31 Chamber street, Goodmans fields/../../Pigot's Directory

1840/Mr King/../../../London Gazette, 16 October 1840 **

1842/George King/../../../Robson’s Directory **

1848/George King/../../../Post Office Directory

1851/William James Golder/../../../Kellys Directory

1851/William James Golder/Licensed Victualler/35/St Georges East, Middlesex/Census
1851/Sarah Ann Golder/Wife/21/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1851/Henry Bull/Errand Boy/13/Bristol/Census

March 1852/William James Golder/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

March 1852/William Feltham/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

1856/William Feltham/../../../Post Office Directory

1861/William Feltham/Licensed Victualler, Widow/43/Dorset/Census
1861/Elizabeth Harris/Servant/30/London, Middlesex/Census
1861/John Jones/Servant/20/Hampshire/Census

November 1867/William Feltham/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

November 1867/James Moore/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1869/James Moore/../../../Post Office Directory

1871/James Moore/Licensed Victualler/33/Brighton, Sussex/Census ***
1871/Maria Moore/Wife/35/Spitalfields, Middlesex/Census
1871/Agnes Perkins/Barmaid/18/Holborn, Middlesex/Census
1871/Frederick Baker/Potman/29/Paddington Middlesex/Census

1874/J Moore/../../../H D Miles’ London & Suburban Licensed Victuallers Directory **

January 1875/James Moore/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

January 1875/Susannah Gale/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

1881/Susannah Gale/Licensed Victualler/34/Enfield, Middlesex/Census
1881/Mary Ann Reed/Barmaid/21/New Stratford/Census
1881/Mary Ann Kingsley/General Servant/18/Davenport ?, Devon/Census

1884/Susannah Gale/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/George W Williams/Licensed Victualler/55/Abingdon, Berkshire/Census *
1891/Sarah Williams/Wife/53/Barford L, Oxfordshire/Census
1891/Albert Williams/Son, Cellerman/16/Walthamstow, Essex/Census
1891/Liebe Williams/Son/14/Walthamstow, Essex/Census
1891/Millie Honnor/Daughter/18/Walthamstow, Essex/Census
1891/Thomas C Honnor/Son in Law, Clerk Public House/23/Kingsland, London/Census


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