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Jolly Angler, Lea Bridge, Lower Clapton, Hackney

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This is the Ferry House, Lea Bridge according to the 1878 license transfer. In 1891 & 1896 at Middlesex Wharf, Upper Clapton. Formerly the Anglers Tavern. This pub was present by 1800 and was demolished in the 1930s when the whole area was cleared on health grounds because of the frequent flooding experienced here. **
Closed by the Compensation Authority in 1908.

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Residents at this address.

1826/Ann Whitebread/../../../Pigots Directory

1827/William Hicks/../../../LV Association

1836/William Wicks, Jolly Anglers, (and pleasure boats on hire), Lea bridge/../../Pigot's Directory

1839/William Wicks/../../../Pigots Directory

1851/William Wicks/coal & corn merchant, lighterman, wharfinger & pleasure boat proprietor/../../Middlesex Directory

1855/W Wick/../../../Essex, Herts, Kent ...Post Office Directory

1861/William Wicks/Licensed Victualler, Widow/63/Edmonton. Middlesex/Census **
1861/Susanna Crew/Sister, Hose Keeper,Widow/50/Edmonton. Middlesex/Census
1861/Jane Wicks/Niece, Barmaid/21/Lea Bridge. Middlesex/Census
1861/John Crew/Boarder, Artist/48/London. Middlesex/Census
1861/Ann Farrell/House Servant/24/Bermondsey, Surrey/Census

September 1864/William Wicks/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

September 1864/John Charles Kay/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1866/John Charles Kay/Anglers Tavern, coal merchant & boat proprietor/../../Post Office Directory

August 1866/John Charles Kay/ Outgoing Licensee /../../Morning Advertiser

August 1866/Robert Sargent/ Incoming Licensee /../../Morning Advertiser

1871 / Robert Sargent / Licensed Victualler & Boat Builder / 48 / Walworth, Surrey / Census **
1871 / Adaline Sargent / Wife / 21 / Walworth, Surrey / Census
1871 / Elizabeth Coates / Servant / 31 / Newport, Shropshire / Census
1871 / Henry Deake / Waiter / 19 / Camden, Middlesex / Census

1872/Robert Sargent / & Wharfinger & Boat Proprietor /../../Post Office Suburbs Directory **

1874/Hardy Hill/../../../Middlesex Post Office Directory

11th May 1878/M H W Hill/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

11th May 1878/Elonza Eversden/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

1878/Elonza Eversden/../../../Middlesex Post Office Directory

1881/Elonza Eversden/Licensed Victualler/38/St Pancras, Middlesex/Census
1881/Elizabeth Eversden/Wife/23/Hackney, Middlesex/Census
1881/Harry Eversden/Son/23/Hackney, Middlesex/Census
1881/Elizabeth Eversden/Daughter/9 months/St Pancras, Middlesex/Census
1881/Emma Hobgood/Barmaid/19/St Pancras, Middlesex/Census
1881/Eliza Moffet/Cook/22/Glasgow, Scotland/Census
1881/Lucy Biddington/Nursemaid/17/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1881/George Weaser/Potman/38/Streatham, Surrey/Census

1882/Joseph Kendall /../../../per. Hackney History Vol. 12 **

1884/Joseph Kendall /../../../per. Hackney History Vol. 12 **

1891/Frederick H Fullcher/Licensed Victualler/30/Paddington, London/Census
1891/Sarah Fullcher/Mother, Widow/58/Thame, Oxford/Census
1891/Alice Etherington/Barmaid/28/Hackney, London/Census
1891/Rose Marvin/Domestic Servant/16/Hackney, London/Census

1896/Thomas George Marvell/../../../Post Office Directory

1901/Thomas Marvel/Licensed Victualler/34//Lea Bridge, London/Census
1901/Rosa/Wife/32/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1901/Rose A/Daughter/9/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1901/Lillian G/Daughter/7/High Street, Staines/Census
1901/Clara Gall/Barmaid/28/Old Ford, London/Census
1901/Annie Lugg/Barmaid/28/Clerkenwell, London/Census

1904/Albert W Swayne/../../../London Trade Directory

1908/Albert W Swayne /../../../P.O. Suburban Directory **

London Evening Standard 12 June 1907 - List of premises to be considered by the Compensation Authority :
The Jolly Anglers (Ferry), Lea Bridge, Hackney, Full, Albert William Swayne

Morning Post 29 January 1908
More Lost Licences. £323,342 awarded in six hours as compensation.
Licenses ordered for extinction under the Licensing Act, 1904 were:
Jolly Anglers, Lea Bridge £3308

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