Crown, London Road, Romford

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The modern address is 260 London Road. ***

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The Crown, London Road, Romford  -  in 1969

The Crown, London Road, Romford - in 1969

Kindly provided by Colleen

Crown, London Road, Romford

18th August 2003

Taken by Brian Woolley

Residents at this address.

1805/Francis Marshall, Crown Inn, Romford/../../Holdens directory

1811/Ben Lea/../../../Holdens *+

1867/Henry Cook/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory ***

1870/Henry Cook/Beer Retailer/../../Kellys

1871/Henry Cook/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory ***

1871/Henry Cook/Beer House Keeper/65/Romford, Essex/Census**
1871/Maryann Cook/Wife/60/Weald, Essex/Census**

30/08/1872/Henry Cook/Beer Retailer/../../Petty Sessions Victuallers Records

1874/Mrs. Mary Ann Cook/Beer Retailer/../../Kellys

1878/Mrs. Mary Ann Cook/Beer Retailer/../../Kellys

1881/Mary A. Cook/Beerhouse Keeper/70/Weald, Essex/Census
1881/Henry Cook/Son, Assistant/45/Romford, Essex/Census

1882/Mrs. Mary Ann Cook/Beer Retailer/../../Kellys

1890/Henry John Reed/Beer Retailer/../../Kellys

1891/Henry J. Reed/Innkeeper/29/Romford, Essex/Census
1891/Ellen E. Reed/Wife/29/Dagenham, Essex/Census
1891/Rosina M. Reed/Daughter/?/Romford, Essex/Census
1891/Henrietta E. Reed/Daughter/4/Romford, Essex/Census
1891/Henry J. Reed/Son/10m/Romford, Essex/Census

1894/Henry John Reed/Beer Retailer/../../Kellys

1895/Henry John Reed/beer retailer/../../Kellys Directory ***

1898/Henry John Reed/Beer Retailer/../../Kellys

1899/Henry John Reed/Beer Retailer/../../Kellys

1901/Henry Reed/Publican/39/Romford, Essex/Census ***
1901/Ellen Reed/Wife/37/Dagenham, Essex/Census
1901/Marina Reed/Daughter/13/Romford, Essex/Census
1901/Henrietta Reed/Daughter/11/Romford, Essex/Census
1901/Ernest Reed/Son/9/Romford, Essex/Census
1901/Ethel Reed/Daughter/7/Romford, Essex/Census
1901/Ellen Reed/Daughter/5/Romford, Essex/Census

Note: Prior to 1902, premises only named in 1811, 1881 & 1891

1902/Henry James Reed/../../../Kellys

1906/Robert Oliver/../../../Kellys

1908/Arthur H. Pond/../../../Kellys

1910/Arthur H. Pond/../../../Kellys

1911/Arthur Henry Pond/Publican/41/St Pancras/Census
1911/Catherine Pond/Wife/42/Isle of Dogs/Census
1911/Hilda Pond/Daughter/13/St Marys, Islington/Census
1911/Archer Lilley/Barman/28/Romford, Essex/Census
1911/Ellen Lilley/Daughters Companion/16/Romford, Essex/Census

1912/Arthur H. Pond/../../../Kellys

1914/Stanley Baskerville/../../../Kellys

1917/Stanley Baskerville/../../../Kellys

1922/Stanley Baskerville/../../../Kellys

1925-6/Archibald Galbraith/../../../Kellys

1929/Archibald Galgraith/../../../Kellys

1933/Archibald Galgraith/../../../Kellys

1937/F. E. Galbraith/../../../Kellys

1937/S. Baskerville/../../../Kellys

In 1939 at Crown Hotel, 260 London Road, Romford,
Florence E Galbraith, Publican & Owner, Widowed, born 09 Jan 1897
Mary A Corbett, Old Age Pensioner, born 02 Nov 1865
Winnie M Bidmead, Domestic Servant, born 09 Apr 1921
Gladys Ham, Barmaid, born 22 Jan 1897

My father Alfred John Williams took over the licence at the Plume of Feathers, Bishops Stortford, in approximately 1958, and was the last landlord.
Just before it closed he and my mum Pat Williams took over The Anchor Inn, in south street, in which he was also the last landlord.
He then when to the King Harold, in Harold Wood, then the Railway Hotel in Pitsea , and then on to the Crown Hotel, in Romford. *

* Provided By Evan Williams

*+ Provided by the Pubs, Inns and Taverns Index for England, 1801-1900

** Provided by CG

*** Provided by Ewan

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