Search over 60 thousand pages of pub history and London history by surname, street name or pub.

Captain Cook, 45 Umberston street E1

St George in East Index

The earlier address in 1861 census and earlier is at  about 26, 27 or 28 Marman Street before renaming of the street.

A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in St George In East, London  - in East London.

Residents at this address

1827/Samuel Canhem, Captain Cook, Marmon place, Commercial road east/../../Pigot's Directory

1848/Richard Pettit/../../../Post Office Directory

August 1848/Richard Pettit/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

August 1848/William Webster/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

1851/William Webster/../../../Kellys Directory

1851/William Webster/Publican/34/Poplar, Middlesex/Census
1851/Jane Webster/Wife/24/Ramsbottom, Surrey/Census
1851/Thomas Turner/Father in Law, Widow, Formerly Huntsman/60/Ramsbottom, Surrey/Census
1851/George Papworth/Servant, Labourer/53/Deptford, Kent/Census
1851/John Webster/Son/2/St Georges East, Middlesex/Census
1851/Jane Webster/Daughter/1/St Georges East, Middlesex/Census

January 1855/Benjamin Johnson/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era

January 1855/William Harris Holmes/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era

1856/Wm Harris Holmes/../../../Post Office Directory

January 1856/William Harris Holmes, deceased/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

January 1856/Frances Holmes, his widow/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

August 1856/John Benyon/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

August 1856/John Ferguson/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1861/George Landragin/Licensed Victualler/27/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1861/Marth B Landragin/Wife/21/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1861/Martha F Landragin/Daughter/1/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1861/Gilbert M E Down/Brother in Law, Upholsterer/35/Poplar, Middlesex/Census
1861/Mary A Landragin/Sister, Barmaid/25/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census

George Landragin moved from Bethnal Green where he was also a licensed victualler sometime between 1862 and 1864 (based on christenings of his children) to the Druids Head in Deptford; and then was declared bankrupt in 1867. He was the brother to the Martin Landragin that ran the Fox Inn on King Street in Greenwich in the 1870ís and 1880ís. **

May 1862/George Landragin/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

May 1862/Samuel Brunt/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

January 1863/Samuel Brunt/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

January 1863/Frederick Collins/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

1869/Frederick Collings/../../../Post Office Directory

January 1871/George Albert Hewerdine/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

January 1871/George Arthur Brown/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

11th March 1871/George Arthur Brown/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

11th March 1871/Benjamin Brown/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

1871/James Brown/Licensed Victualler/36/St Matthews, Bethnal Green/Census *
1871/Susannah Brown/Wife/36/St Matthews, Middlesex/Census
1871/Susannah Brown/Daughter/14/Bow, Middlesex//Census

May 1873/Benjamin Brown/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

May 1873/George Brooks/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

14th July 1874/George Brooks/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

14th July 1874/George Ratcliff/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

19th August 1876/George Ratcliff/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

19th August 1876/Joseph Charles Schleicher/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

July 1877/Joseph Charles Schleicher/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

My family (John and Ellen Tunkin) used to own the Captain Cook Pub, in Umberston Street E1. They moved out somewhere before 1898 and it was eventually turn into the Plotsker synagogue. This closed before 1930. Umberston Street was also called Marmon, Albertson, Humberstone or Samuels Street. Umberston street was then split up, and the end where the pub/synagogue was no longer exists.  ***

July 1877/John Tunkin/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

1881/John Tunkin/Licensed Victualler/39/Eggesford, Devon/Census
1881/Ellen Tunkin/Wife/40/Harkins, Sussex/Census
1881/Eliza Tunkin/Daughter/14/Midhurst, Sussex/Census
1881/Alice Tunkin/Daughter/13/Midhurst, Sussex/Census
1881/Clara Tunkin/Daughter/11/Midhurst, Sussex/Census
1881/William Tunkin/Son/9/Lavington, Sussex/Census
1881/Andrew Tunkin/Son/7/Lavington, Sussex/Census
1881/Selina Tunkin/Daughter/5/Lavington, Sussex/Census
1881/Arthur Bullock/Potboy/19/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census

1891/John Tunkin/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/J Tunkin/Licensed Victualler, Widow/49/Eggsford, Devonshire/Census
1891/A A Tunkin/Daughter, Waitress/23/Midhurst, Sussex/Census
1891/C A Tunkin/Daughter, House Keeper/21/Midhurst, Sussex/Census
1891/W H Tunkin/Son, Clerk CC/18/Midhurst, Sussex/Census
1891/A J Tunkin/Son, Clerk CC/17/Midhurst, Sussex/Census
1891/S B Tunkin/Daughter, Barmaid/14/Midhurst, Sussex/Census
1891/N Tunkin/Mother, Widow/77/Eggsford, Devonshire/Census
1891/E Roberts/Friend, Barman/43/Norfolk/Census
1891/I Long/Brother in Law, Brick Maker/29/Sussex/Census
1891/W Toomey/Potman/25/St Georges E, London/Census

1893/John Tunkin/../../../Post Office Directory

1895/John Tunkin/../../../Post Office Directory

1896/John Tunkin/../../../Post Office Directory

1898/Frederick Cull/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/Thomas Matthews/../../../Post Office Directory

1901/Thomas Matthews/Publican/52/St Lukes, London/Census
1901/Sarah Matthews/Wife/49/St Ives, Huntingdonshire/Census

1910/Mrs Deborah Margulis/../../../Post Office Directory

1915/Morris Silverston/../../../Post Office Directory

1921/Max Liderman/../../../Hughes Directory

+ Provided by Friends of Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park

* Provided By Ian Brown

** Provided By Clare Staines

*** Provided By Tracey White

  • UK Towns and Cities
  • London history
  • Accessible Travel etc
  • London Pub history
  • And Last updated on: Thursday, 18-Apr-2024 23:03:35 BST