Blue Anchor, 67 High street, Bow E3

Bow pubs history index

Existed from at least 1826.

Blue anchor, in recent years - Kindly provided by Philip Mernick @

Blue anchor, in recent years

Kindly provided by Philip Mernick

Historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels.

Residents at this address.

1826/W Stevens/../../../Pigots Directory

1833-34/William Stevens, Anchor, Back street, Bow/../../Pigots Directory

1844/Thomas Corney/../../../Thompson’s Directory **

1851/Thomas Corney / Head / 48 / Victualler / Chigwell, Essex//../../../census **
1851/Theresa Corney / Wife / 60 / / Selborne, Hampshire //../../../census
1851/James Day / Visitor / 40 / Assistant / Croydon, Surrey//../../../census
1851/James Coborn / / 27 / Pot Man / Bow, Middlesex //../../../census
1851/Frederick Rich / Lodger / 24 / Labourer / Bow, Middlesex//../../../census

1851/Thomas Corney/../../../Kelly’s Directory **

1856/Mrs T Corney/../../../Post Office Directory

September 1857/Thirsa Corney/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

September 1857/Thomas Cox/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1861/Thomas Cox/Publican/40/Avening, Gloucestershire/Census
1861/Lucy Cox/Wife/40/Bardwell Ash, Suffolk/Census
1861/William Mitchell/Stepson/14/Bow, Middlesex/Census
1861/Samuel Mitchell/Stepson/12/Bow, Middlesex/Census
1861/Henry W Cox/Son/8/Bow, Middlesex/Census
1861/Walter J Cox/Son/7/Bow, Middlesex/Census
1861/George Cox/Son/5/Bow, Middlesex/Census
1861/Lucy Jane Cox/Daughter/3/Bow, Middlesex/Census
1861/Mary Ann Cox/Daughter/1/Bow, Middlesex/Census

1862/Thomas Cox/../../../Post Office Directory *

1869/Thomas Cox/../../../Post Office Directory

1871/Thomas Cox/Publican & Corn Dealer/50/Gloucestershire/Census
1871/Lucy Cox/Wife/50/Bury St Edmunds/Census
1871/Henry Cox/Son, Clerk/18/Bow, Middlesex/Census
1871/Walter Cox/Son, Carpenter/16/Bow, Middlesex/Census
1871/George Cox/Son/14/Bow, Middlesex/Census
1871/Emily Elmor/Niece, Dressmaker/21/Bow, Middlesex/Census
1871/Mary Ann Cox/Daughter/12/Bow, Middlesex/Census
1871/Lucy Jane Cox/Daughter/10/Bow, Middlesex/Census
1871/Alice Cox/Daughter/8/Bow, Middlesex/Census

1872/Thomas Cox/../../../P.O. Directory **

January 1873/Thomas Cox/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

January 1873/George William Allen/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

19th July 1873/Thomas Cox, deceased/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

19th July 1873/Abraham Bryant/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

March 1874/Abraham Briant/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

March 1874/Robert Ford/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

6th March 1875/Robert Ford/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

6th March 1875/Humphrey Field Gadesden/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

March 1877/George Walter Jenkins/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

March 1877/Christopher William Buckpitt/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

1881/Joseph Russell/Licensed Victualler/48/Butleigh, Somerset/Census
1881/Sophia A S Russell/Wife/37/Sainpston, Devon/Census
1881/George Russell/Son/16/Westminster, Middlesex/Census
1881/Florence Russell/Daughter/13/Stratford, Essex/Census
1881/William H Russell/Son/11/Leyton, Essex/Census
1881/Walter J Russell/Son/10/Leyton, Essex/Census

1882/Joseph Russell/../../../Post Office Directory

1884/Joseph Russell/../../../Business Directory of London **

1886/Joseph Russell/../../../Business Directory of London **

1891/Joseph Russell/../../../Post Office Directory *

1895/Richard Drake/../../../Post Office Directory *

1899/Richard Drake/../../../Post Office Directory

1900/Richard Drake/../../../P.O. Directory **

Mrs Elizabeth Clarke, landlady of The Blue Anchor, Bromley High Street, Bromley-by-Bow is my great-grandmother.

Mrs Elizabeth Clarke, landlady of The Blue Anchor, Bromley High Street, Bromley-by-Bow is my great-grandmother.

The photo shows her (back row, second from left looking scarey!) With other staff. Also is a contribution book for the Jolly Boys Club from 1923.

Kindly provided by Paul Penton

1901/John Clarke/Publican/26/Stepney, London/Census
1901/Elizabeth Clarke/Wife/26/Wapping, London/Census
1901/Elizabeth Clarke/Daughter/3 months/Bow, London/Census
1901/Lily Aubury/Housemaid/15/Bromley, London/Census

1906/Richard Drake/../../../Post Office Directory *

1910/John Albert Edward Clarke/../../../Post Office Directory *

1911/John A E Clarke/Licensed Victualler/33/Stepney, London/Census
1911/Elizabeth H Clarke/Wife/35/Shadwell, London/Census
1911/Elizabeth H Clarke/Daughter/10/Bow, London/Census
1911/Beatrice M Clarke/Daughter/8/Bow, London/Census
1911/John B Clarke/Son/7/Bow, London/Census
1911/Victoria L Clarke/Daughter/2/Bow, London/Census
1911/Cecilia M Clarke/Daughter/2/Bow, London/Census
1911/Ellen E Gowers/General Servant/27/Bromley, London/Census
1911/Herbert F Drake/Potman/24/Wapping, London/Census

1915/John Albert Edward Clarke/../../../Post Office Directory

1921/Elizabeth Clarke/../../../Hughes Directory

The 1921 census at 67 High Street, Bow, Poplar
Elizabeth H Clarke, Licensed Victualler, aged 45 years 7 months, and born in Stepney, London, Employer
Elizabeth H Clarke, Daughter, Dress Maker, Arthurs, Dover street aged 20 years 6 months, and born in Bow, London
Beatrice M Clarke, Daughter, Typist, M B Co aged 19 years, and born in Bow, London
John B Clarke, Son, Apprentice, Tyer & Co aged 17 years 7 months, and born in Bow, London
Victoria L Clarke, Daughter, aged 12 years 2 months, and born in Bow, London
Cecilia M Clarke, Daughter, aged 12 years 2 months, and born in Bow, London

1927/Mrs Elizabeth Hannah Clarke/../../../Post Office Directory *

1934/William Frank Cant/../../../Kelly's

Alfred Edward Frame is at several other public houses including the Angel Inn, High road, Hayes End, Middlesex, in 1921) and the Green Man, 383 Euston road, Marylebone NW1 in 1911 etc

1938/Alfred E Frame/../../../Post Office Directory

1937, Alfred Edward Frame of 67 High street Bromley-by-Bow Middlesex died 18 October 1937 Probate London 26 November to Ada Taylor (wife of Thomas Taylor). Effects £786 17s 11d.

1940/Mrs Ada M. Taylor/../../../Post Office Directory *

1942/James J. Paulding/../../../Post Office Directory *

1944/Jas J Paulding/../../../Post Office Directory

1988/G W Waite/../../../Trumans Watney List ***

1990/G W Waite/../../../Trumans Watney List ***

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