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Queens Arms, 288 Hackney Road, Bethnal Green E2

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Existed from at least 1848. The address 288 Hackney Road is at or near the London Street junction in 1869; this equates to 17 London Terrace, Hackney Road in 1856 and earlier, and the 1864 license transfer.

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Residents at this address.

1848/John Kerrrison/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1851/Stephen W Matthews/Beer Retailer/37/../Census
1851/Georgeana Matthews/Wife/36/../Census
1851/Eliza Matthews/Daughter/10/Devonport, Devon/Census
1851/Maria Matthews/Daughter/6/Shoreditch, Middlesex/Census
1851/Margaret Matthews/Daughter/4/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census
1851/Susan Matthews/Daughter/2/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census
1851/Harriet Clark/Daughter in Law/18/Brentford, Middlesex/Census
1851/Georgeana Clark/Daughter in Law/16/Brentford, Middlesex/Census
1851/Samuel Camp/House Servant/17/Waldren, Essex/Census

1856/Stephen Wm Matthew/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1861/Ann Matthew/Licensed Victualler, Widow/47/Fotheringhay, Northamptonshire/Census
1861/Eliza Matthew/Daughter, Milliner/19/Devon/Census
1861/Maria Matthew/Daughter/16/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census
1861/Margaret Matthew/Daughter/14/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census
1861/Susan Matthew/Daughter/12/Whitechapel, Middlesex/Census
1861/Sarah Matthew/Daughter/9/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1861/Harriet Clark/Barmaid/28/Ealing, Surrey/Census
1861/Eleanor Knowles/Visitor/65/Fotheringhay, Northamptonshire/Census
1861/John Clayton/Barman/30/../Census

May 1862/Ann Matthew/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

May 1862/John Charles Kay/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

January 1864/John Charles Kay/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

January 1864/Charles Maxwell Froud/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

July 1864/Charles M Froud/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

July 1864/John Nicholas/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1869/John Nicholas/../../../Post Office Directory

13th August 1870/James Lewis Beech/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

13th August 1870/Richard Buckley/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

23rd May 1874/Richard Buckley/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

23rd May 1874/Benjamin Phillips/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

1881/William Buckley/Licensed Victualler/32/Bethnal Green/Census
1881/Sarah Buckley/Wife/30/Bethnal Green/Census
1881/Maud Buckley/Daughter/9/Brixton/Census
1881/William Buckley/Son/7/Brixton/Census
1881/Ada Buckley/Daughter/1/Leyton/Census
1881/James Bull/Manager/31/Shoreditch/Census
1881/Elizabeth Childs/General Servant/20/Leyton/Census

1882/William Buckley/../../../Post Office Directory *

1884/William Buckley/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/George Evans/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/Thomas Girling/Public House Manager/34/Mendham, Suffolk/Census
1891/Sarah Girling/Wife/35/St Cross, Suffolk/Census
1891/Frank Girling/Son/4/Dalston, London/Census
1891/Daisy Girling/Daughter/2/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1891/Lizzie Butcher/General Servant/14/Mendham, Suffolk/Census
1891/Sophia Day/Barmaid/24/Marylebone, London/Census
1891/Ada Harrington/Barmaid/17/Shalford, Essex/Census
1891/Anna Holmes/Barmaid/17/Kentish Town, London/Census
1891/Amy Reall/General Servant/18/Hastings, Sussex/Census

1895/George Evans & Sons/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/Ernest George Carrington/../../../Post Office Directory

1901/Ernest G Carrington/Licensed Victualler/30/Essex/Census
1901/Elizabeth Carrington/Wife/30/Sunbury/Census
1901/Florence G Carrington/Daughter/3/Hackney, London/Census
1901/Ernest G Carrington/Son/2/Hackney, London/Census
1901/Rosina J Carrington/Daughter/3 months/Hackney, London/Census
1901/Mary Nathan/Domestic Servant/19/Hackney, London/Census

1904/George Evans & Co./../../../P.O. Directory **

1910/John Richard Cooper/../../../Post Office Directory

1911/John Richard Cooper/Licensed Victualler/32/Bacton, Suffolk/Census
1911/Sarah Emily Cooper/Wife, Assistant/32/Hatcham, London/Census
1911/John Stanley Cooper/Son/6/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1911/Elsie Mabe Cooperl/Daughter/4/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1911/Ada Florence Potier/Relative, Presser, Widow/25/Deptford, London/Census
1911/Walter George Clabburn/Barman/24/Norwich, Norfolk/Census
1911/Agnes Louise Leighton/Barmaid/18/Bermondsey, London/Census
1911/Amy Jane Ward/Cook/29/Stepney, London/Census

In 1911, Thomas Henry Bryant is a chairmaker when he marries Ada Florence Potier at Shoreditch; both show their address as at 288 Hackney road, and both aged 25. she is a widow, and her father is Arthur Joseph Looseley, a furrier. At their marriage in April 1911, Ada Florence Potier is listed as a Relative of the licensee, John Richard Cooper, of the Queens Arms at 288 Hackney road. He is also one of the signatories at their marriage. They soon become the licensees of the Acorn, 149 Great Cambridge street, Hackney road.

1915/Jn Richard Cooper/../../../Post Office Directory

1921/Jn Richard Cooper/../../../Post Office Directory

1934/John Richard Cooper/../../../Post Office Directory *

1938/Jn Stanley Cooper/../../../Post Office Directory

1939/Walter Joel/Publican/Born 29 Aug 1905//Electoral Register

1940/Walter Joel/../../../Post Office Directory

1944/Percy G Smith/../../../Post Office Directory

1950/Mrs & Mrs F W Noble/../../../Black Eagle Journal ***

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