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Sort file:- Woolwich, July, 2020.

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PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest ????

Duke of Edinburgh

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79 Beresford Street

Woolwich

Duke of Edinburgh 1900

Above photo, circa 1900. Pub is behind tram.

Duke of Edinburgh

Above photo sent by Valerie Kehoe.

Above photo sent by Valerie Kehoe. Circa post December 1909.

 

The Kentish Mercury reported this only held a beer license in 1908.

 

From an email received 14 July 2014.

Alfred John Hornsey (who was married to Annie Punter Akers) was born in 1828 in Woolwich to William Hornsey and Elizabeth Robinson Hornsey. His siblings were William Thomas (who married Ellen Hannaway), Edward Henry (who married Martha Matilda Cooper), Elizabeth Ruth (who married James Wale), George Frederick (who married Mary Ann Burnett), Emma Susan and Eliza Sarah (who married Thomas Hobday). Alfred, his brothers and his father were Waterman. Alfred ran several pubs (The "Three Crowns" and the "Carpenter's Arms" and he also ran a beer outlet called the "Duke of Edinburgh" at 79 Beresford Street for almost 30 years.

 

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LICENSEE LIST

HORNSEY Alfred John 1891-96+ (age 63 in 1891Census)

HORNSEY A J 1896+

DAVIS Fred 1901-05+ (age 46 in 1901Census)

WILLIAMS J C 1908+ Kentish Mercury

WILLIAMS Angelina 1911+ (widow age 49 in 1911Census)

CAMPION William A 1914+

LUNNON Frank William Henry 1919+

FLETCHER Harry E 1934-38+

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