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Railway Hotel, 2 - 4 Connaught Road, Silvertown E16

History of Silvertown

Listed as Mickleburgh Terrace in 1871. It was renamed Cundy's Tavern in around 2005 - the name remembering a former landlord, Simeon Cundy. Despite its rough appearance, this pub remains open. ** Demolished around 2009 and replaced with flats. *+

Railway Tavern, 2 - 4 Connaught Road - in February 2007

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Railway Hotel, 2 Connaught Road, Silvertown E16 - in September 2009

Railway Hotel, 2 Connaught Road, Silvertown E16 - in September 2009

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

1855/William Owston/../../../Post Office Directory

1867/James Pile Conduit/../../../Post Office Directory

1870/William Holland/../../../Kelly's Directory

1871/William Owston/Manager of Hotel/34/Clerkenwell, Middlesex/Census
1871/Selina Owston/Wife/34/Warwick/Census
1871/Simon Berlinski/Lodger, Tailor/27/Poland/Census
1871/Georgina Gregory/Servant/25/Southwark, Surrey/Census
1871/William Morley/Potman/17/Clerkenwell, Middlesex/Census

1874/William Owston/../../../Kelly's Directory

1878/Francis James Peirson/../../../Kelly's Directory

1882/Francis James Peirson/../../../Kelly's Directory

1886/Francis James Peirson/../../../Kelly's Directory

1890/Simeon Cundy/../../../Kelly's Directory

1891/Simeon Cundy/Licensed Victualler/38/Old Basford, Nottinghamshire/Census
1891/Elizabeth A. Cundy/Wife/29/Somersetshire/Census
1891/Thomas Howard/Servant/23/Halstead, Essex/Census
1891/George Mills/Barman/Bethnal Green, London//Census
1891/Eliza Waldron/Barmaid/19/New Charlton, Kent/Census
1891/Sarah Dark/Servant/22/Millwall, London/Census
1891/Alfred Asher/Potman/17/Plashet Park, Essex/Census
1891/William Rainge/Barman/24/Plaistow, Essex/Census
1891/Jane Saddington/Sister/14/Plaistow, Essex/Census

1896/Simeon Cundy/../../../Post Office Directory

1901/Simeon Cundy/Licensed Victualler/48/Old Basford, Nottinghamshire/Census*
1901/Elizabeth A. Cundy/Wife/39/Somersetshire/Census
1901/Elizabeth Clara Cundy/Daughter/8/Silvertown, Essex/Census
1901/Simeon Cundy/Son/7/Silvertown, Essex/Census
1901/Jennie Louisa Cundy/Daughter/3/Silvertown, Essex/Census
1901/William James Saddington/Brother in Law, Manager/26/Plaistow, Essex/Census
1901/Grace Maud Saddington/Sister in Law, Barmaid/21/Plaistow, Essex/Census
1901/Mabel Gertrude Saddington/Sister in Law/17/Plaistow, Essex/Census
1901/Eliza C. Walker/Servant/19/Beckton, Essex/Census
1901/Kate Collins/Servant/18/Plaistow, Essex/Census
1901/Lilly M. Hayman/Servant/18/Plumstead, Kent/Census
1901/Mary Woold(?)/Cook/28/St. Georges, Middlesex/Census
1901/Blanche J. Fisher/Nursemaid/17/Plaistow, Essex/Census
1901/William Loudene(?)/Potman/45/Clapham, Surrey/Census
1901/Frederick Descan(?)/Kitchen Man/18/Middlesex/Census

Note: Premises not named in 1901

1902/Simeon Cundy/../../../Kelly's Directory

1908/Simeon Cundy/../../../Kelly's Directory

1911/Simeon Cundy/Licensed Victualler/58/Barford, Notts/Census
1911/Elizabeth Anne Cundy/Wife, Assistant/49/Taunton, Somerset/Census
1911/William James Saddington/Brother in Law, Manager/36/Plaistow, Essex/Census
1911/Elizabeth Clara Saddington/Daughter, Assistant/18/Plaistow, Essex/Census
1911/Simeon Saddington/Son, Articled Clerk/17/Silvertown, Essex/Census
1911/Jennie Louise Saddington/Daughter/13/Silvertown, Essex/Census
1911/James Leman Brown/Head Barman/21/Silvertown, Essex/Census
1911/Frederick James Henton/Potman/26/Bromley by Bow, London/Census
1911/Amy Woods/Barmaid/22/Canning Town, Essex/Census
1911/William Robert Blackbourn/Barman/20/Stratford, Essex/Census
1911/Edward Charles Walpole/Assistant Potman/20/Brighton, Sussex/Census
1911/Pamela Harriett Tuppen/General Servant/19/Brighton, Sussex/Census
1911/Arthur Wilkening/Barman/19/Woolwich, Kent/Census

1912/Simeon Cundy/../../../Kelly's Directory

1917/Simeon Cundy/../../../Kelly's Directory

Note: Simeon Cundy died in 1914 so the Kelly's 1917 entry is out of date. The next listed licensee, William James Saddington, was Simeon's Brother in Law and it is thought he took over the premises after Simeon*

1925/William James Saddington/../../../Kelly's Directory

1934/William James Saddington/../../../Kelly's Directory

* Provided by Rowan Tanner, the great granddaughter of William James Saddington

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** Provided By Stephen Harris

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