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Black Horse, 168 Mile End Road, Mile End E1

Mile End Pubs history

At 5 Hayfield Place, Mile End Road in 1856; In 2006 this pub was renamed the E-One Club. This pub closed in 2010. ** The building is currently vacant (June 2014). ***

A Jolly Boys Outing in 1947 - My grandfather, Fred, is at the front holding the dog. Frank Cave is seated to his left (wearing glasses) and his wife is standing by the door.

Kindly provided by Linda Lee

Black Horse, 168 Mile End Road, E1

Black Horse, 168 Mile End Road, E1

Kindly provided by Rosemary Wenzerul

Black Horse, 168 Mile End Road, E1 - in June 2014

Black Horse, 168 Mile End Road, E1 - in June 2014

Kindly provided by Tris

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1827/John Asbury, Black Horse, Mile end road/../../Pigot’s Directory

1841/John James Burden/../../../P.O. Directory **

1842/Jas. Burden/../../../Robson’s Directory **

1844/George B Winmill/../../../Thompson’s Directory **

1850/George Beek Winmill/../../../P.O. Directory **

1856/Mrs Jane Winmill/../../../Post Office Directory

November 1855/Jane Winmill/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era

November 1855/Joseph Lucas/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era

July 1862/Mary Anne Roper/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

July 1862/Samuel Maskall/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

May 1865/Samuel Maskell/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

May 1865/Daniel Shorey/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1869/D Short/../../../Post Office Directory

1871/John J Holsten/Licensed Victualler/27/Hanover, Germany/Census
1871/Henry Holsten/Brother, Assistant/29/Hanover, Germany/Census
1871/Fanny Taylor/Housekeeper/40/London/Census
1871/Harriett Hatcott/Domestic Servant/18/London/Census

1874/J J Holsten/../../../H.D. Miles London & Suburban Licensed Victuallers' Directory **

1876/Jno. Jacob Holsten/../../../P.O. Directory **

1881/Johann J Holsten/Licensed Victualler/36/Hanover BS/Census
1881/Johann H Holsten/Brother, Barman/26/Hanover BS/Census
1881/Frederick Brownhurst/Barman/24/Hanover BS/Census
1881/James Cheny/Potman/19/Oxford/Census
1881/Grace Sellick/House Keeper/46/Sussex/Census
1881/Jane White/House Maid/21/Greenwich, Kent/Census

1882/Jno Jacob Holsten/../../../Post Office Directory

1884/John J Holsten/../../../Post Office Directory

1886/John J Holsten/../../../Business Directory of London **

1888/Richard Stevens/../../../P.O. Directory **

1891/Williams Brothers/../../../Post Office Directory

1894/William Robert Bennett/../../../P.O. Directory **

1895/William Robert Bennett/../../../Post Office Directory

1898/Thomas William Farmer / Licensed Victualler /../../London Gazette, 2 February 1900 **

1899/George Benton/../../../Post Office Directory

1901/George E Benton/Publican/32/Mile End, London/Census
1901/Cornelia M Benton/Wife/34/Victoria Park, London/Census
1901/Edwin G Benton/Son/3/Stoke Newington, London/Census
1901/Robert Grant/Barman/20/Forest Gate, London/Census
1901/Florrie Goddard/Barmaid/21/Hammersmith, London/Census
1901/Lillian Germain/Barmaid/20/London/Census
1901/Edith Snelling/Cook/22/Camden Town, London/Census
1901/Emily Newton/Nurse Girl/16/Shoreditch, London/Census

East London Observer 03 October 1903
Tower Hamlets, the following transfers were made:
Black Horse, Mile End road, George Edmund Benton to Mr Edward Cecil Moore and his resident manager, William George Johnson

November 1904/Transfer of licence of the Black Horse, Mile end road, Judah Woolf to Charles Hopson/../../East London Observer

1906/Charles Hopson/../../../Morris Business Directory of London **

1909/Baron & Agnes Barnett/../../../Personal details **

1910/Baron Barnett/../../../Post Office Directory

1915/Knight Brothers/../../../Post Office Directory

1917/Knight Brothers/../../../P.O. Directory **

1921/Samuel Parkus/../../../Post Office Directory

In 1921 census at 168, Mile End Road, Mile End, Mile End Old Town
Samuel Parkus, Licensed Victualler, aged 24 years 3 months and born in London, Middlesex, the Employer
Fanny Parkus, Wife, Licensed Victualler Assistant, S Parkus Licensed Victuallers, aged 25 years 2 months and born in Whitechapel, London

1925/Henry Sydney Kingsley/../../../Post Office Directory

1930/Henry Sydney Kingsley/../../../Post Office Directory

1931/Henry Sydney Kingsley/../../../Post Office Directory

1932/Ernest Frederick Short/../../../Post Office Directory

In 1931, William Spencer Beer married Elizabeth Anderson. He is listed as a barman at 7 High street, Poplar, and his father is Richard Augustus Beer, Licensed Victualler. In 1938, Elizabeth Beer marries Frank Cave.

1936/William Spencer Beer/../../../Post Office Directory

1938/William Spencer Beer/../../../Post Office Directory

My grandparents were regular patrons of The Black Horse during the 1940s and early 1950s, and my parents met there in 1946. The Eliz. Cave quoted on your site was I believe the widow of Frank Cave. *

1939/Frank Cave/Barman/born 14th Feb 1914/../Electoral Register
1939/Elizabeth Cave (late Beer)/Licensee/born 15th June 1910/../Electoral Register

1940/Mrs Eliz Cave/../../../Post Office Directory

1944/Mrs Eliz Cave/../../../Post Office Directory

1950/Frank Cave/../../../Bt Telephone Directory [STEpny gn 1684]

1960/Frank Cave/../../../Bt Telephone Directory [STEpny gn 1684]

1983/../Black Horse: 168 Mile End Road E1 : Bass Charrington. Has stood opposite Charringtons' Brewery for about 200 years. A ceramic mural near the door in the comfortable single bar portrays a dray being driven out of Charringtons' yard./../../Pub Directory

1991/../Black Horse: 168 Mile End Road E1 : Bass Charrington../../../Pub Directory

* Provided by Linda Lee

** Provided by Rosemary Wenzerul

*** Provided by Tris

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