Stepney Green, E1

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Road · Stepney Green · E1 ·
August
3
2020
A street within the E1 postcode

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CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE LOCALITY

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Boo Horton    
Added: 31 May 2021 13:39 GMT   

Angel & Trumpet, Stepney Green
The Angel & Trumpet Public House in Stepney Green was run by my ancestors in the 1930’s. Unfortunately, it was a victim on WWII and was badly damaged and subsequently demolished. I have one photograph that I believe to bethe pub, but it doesn’t show much more that my Great Aunt cleaning the steps.

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Tricia   
Added: 27 Apr 2021 12:05 GMT   

St George in the East Church
This Church was opened in 1729, designed by Hawksmore. Inside destroyed by incendrie bomb 16th April 1941. Rebuilt inside and finished in 1964. The building remained open most of the time in a temporary prefab.

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Born here
colin Passfield   
Added: 1 Jan 2021 15:28 GMT   

Dora Street, E14
My grandmother was born in 1904 at 34 Dora Street

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Born here
Beverly Sand   
Added: 3 Apr 2021 17:19 GMT   

Havering Street, E1
My mother was born at 48 Havering Street. That house no longer exists. It disappeared from the map by 1950. Family name Schneider, mother Ray and father Joe. Joe’s parents lived just up the road at 311 Cable Street

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Lived here
Kim Johnson   
Added: 24 Jun 2021 19:17 GMT   

Limehouse Causeway (1908)
My great grandparents were the first to live in 15 Tomlins Terrace, then my grandparents and parents after marriage. I spent the first two years of my life there. My nan and her family lived at number 13 Tomlins Terrace. My maternal grandmother lived in Maroon house, Blount Street with my uncle. Nan, my mum and her brothers were bombed out three times during the war.

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Comment
   
Added: 13 Jan 2021 13:11 GMT   

Zealand Rd E3 used to be called Auckland Road
Zealand Road E3 used to be called Auckland Road. I seen it on a Philips ABC of London dated about 1925. There is a coalhole cover in nearby Driffield R oad showing a suppliers address in Auckland Road.

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Lived here
Linda    
Added: 18 Feb 2021 22:03 GMT   

Pereira Street, E1
My grandfather Charles Suett lived in Periera Street & married a widowed neighbour there. They later moved to 33 Bullen House, Collingwood Street where my father was born.

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Born here
Carolyn Hirst   
Added: 16 Jul 2022 15:21 GMT   

Henry James Hirst
My second great grandfather Henry James Hirst was born at 18 New Road on 11 February 1861. He was the eighth of the eleven children of Rowland and Isabella Hirst. I think that this part of New Road was also known at the time as Gloucester Terrace.

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LATEST LONDON-WIDE CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE PROJECT

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Richard Lake   
Added: 28 Sep 2022 09:37 GMT   

Trade Union Official
John William Lake snr moved with his family to 22 De Laune Street in 1936. He was the London Branch Secretary for the Street Masons, Paviours and Road Makers Union. He had previously lived in Orange St now Copperfield St Southwark but had been forced to move because the landlord didn’t like him working from home and said it broke his lease.
John William snr died in 1940. His son John William Lake jnr also became a stone mason and at the end of World War two he was responsible for the engraving of the dates of WW2 onto the Cenotaph in Whitehall.

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Lived here
Julie   
Added: 22 Sep 2022 18:30 GMT   

Well Walk, NW3 (1817 - 1818)
The home of Benthy, the Postman, with whom poet John Keats and his brother Tom lodged from early 1817 to Dec., 1818. They occupied the first floor up. Here Tom died Dec. 1, 1818. It was next door to the Welles Tavern then called ’The Green Man’."

From collected papers and photos re: No. 1 Well Walk at the library of Harvard University.

Source: No. 1, Well Walk, Hampstead. | HOLLIS for

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Comment
   
Added: 4 Sep 2022 15:42 GMT   

Superman 2
I worked here in 1977. The scene in the prison laundry in Superman 2 was filmed here.

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TUM   
Added: 27 Aug 2022 10:22 GMT   

The Underground Map
Michael Faraday successfully demonstrated the first electrical transformer at the Royal Institute, London.

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Admin   
Added: 26 Aug 2022 15:19 GMT   

Bus makes a leap
A number 78 double-decker bus driven by Albert Gunter was forced to jump an accidentally opening Tower Bridge.

He was awarded a £10 bonus.

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Admin   
Added: 26 Aug 2022 12:44 GMT   

The world’s first underground train
The very first underground train left Paddington on the new Metropolitan Railway bound for Farringdon Street.

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Admin   
Added: 26 Aug 2022 12:41 GMT   

Baker Street
Baker Street station opened on the Metropolitan Railway - the world’s first underground line.

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Admin   
Added: 26 Aug 2022 12:17 GMT   

TV comes to Olympia
Over 7000 people queued to see the first high definition television pictures on sets at the Olympia Radio Show. The pictures were transmitted by the BBC from Alexandra Palace, introduced by Leslie Mitchell, their first announcer.

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NEARBY LOCATIONS OF NOTE
Penge The Black Boy public house stood on the Mile End Road.

NEARBY STREETS
Adams House, E1 Adams House is a Grade II listed block of offices.
Adelina Grove, E1 This is a street in the E1 postcode area
Alderney Road, E1 Alderney Road is a road in the E1 postcode area
Anchor Terrace, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Argyle Road, E1 Argyle Road is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Assembly Passage, E1 Assembly Passage is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Bale Road, E1 Bale Road is a road in the E1 postcode area
Beaufort Gardens, E1 Beaufort Gardens is a location in London.
Beaumont Grove, E1 Beaumont Grove is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Beaumont Square, E1 Beaumont Square is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Ben Johnson Road, E14 Ben Johnson Road is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Ben Jonson Road, E14 Ben Jonson Road is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Bermuda Way, E1 Bermuda Way is a location in London.
Boyton Close, E1 Boyton Close is a road in the E1 postcode area
Carlyle Mews, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Carmelo Mews, E1 Carmelo Mews is a location in London.
Cephas Avenue, E1 Cephas Avenue is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Cephas Street, E1 Cephas Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Clark Street, E1 Clark Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Cleveland Grove, E1 Cleveland Grove is a road in the E1 postcode area
Cleveland Way, E1 Cleveland Way is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Cluny Place, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Coopers Close, E1 Coopers Close is a road in the E1 postcode area
Copley Street, E1 Copley Street is a road in the E1 postcode area
Cressy Court, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Cressy Place, E1 Cressy Place is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Dakin Place, E14 Dakin Place is a road in the E1 postcode area
Diggon Street, E1 Diggon Street is a road in the E1 postcode area
Dongola Road, E1 Dongola Road is a road in the E1 postcode area
Downy House, E1 Residential block
Duckett Street, E1 Duckett Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Dunstan Houses, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Dunstan Mews, E1 A street within the EN1 postcode
Durham Row, E1 Durham Row is a road in the E1 postcode area
Edwards Passage, E1 Edwards Passage is a location in London.
Edwin Street, E1 Edwin Street is a road in the E1 postcode area
Elsa Street, E14 Elsa Street is a road in the E14 postcode area
Ernest Street, E1 Ernest Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Frimley Way, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Fulneck Place, E1 Fulneck Place is a location in London.
Galveston House, E1 Galveston House is a block on Ernest Street
Godward Square, E1 Godward Square is a road in the E1 postcode area
Hannibal Road, E1 Hannibal Road is a road in the E1 postcode area
Harforoad Street, E1 Harforoad Street is a location in London.
Hayfield Yard, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Ifor Evans Place, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Jamaica Street, E1 Jamaica Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Jarman House, E1 Jarman House is sited on Jubilee Street
Jubilee Street, E1 Jubilee Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Killick Way, E1 Killick Way is a road in the E1 postcode area
King John Street, E1 King John Street is a road in the E1 postcode area
Lindley Street, E1 Lindley Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Louisa Street, E1 Louisa Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Masters Street, E1 Masters Street is a road in the E1 postcode area
Mile End Place, E1 Mile End Place is a road in the E1 postcode area
Mile End Road, E1 Mile End Road is an ancient route from London to the East, moved to its present alignment after the foundation of Bow Bridge in 1110.
Mile End Road, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Milrood House, E1 Milrood House is a block on Stepney Green
Morecambe Close, E1 Morecambe Close is a road in the E1 postcode area
Nicholas Road, E1 Nicholas Road is a road in the E1 postcode area
O’Leary Square, E1 O’Leary Square is a road in the E1 postcode area
Osier Street, E1 Osier Street is a road in the E1 postcode area
Rectory, E1 Rectory Square is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Redmans Road, E1 Redmans Road is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Roland Mews, E1 Roland Mews is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Shandy Street, E1 Shandy Street is a road in the E1 postcode area
Sidney Square, E1 Sidney Square is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Sidney Street, E1 Sidney Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Smithy Street, E1 Smithy Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
St. Dunstans Mews, E1 A street within the postcode
Stayners Road, E1 Stayners Road connects the Mile End Road with Boyton Close.
Stepney High Street, E1 Stepney High Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Stepney Way, E1 Stepney Way is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Stothard Street, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Tollet Street, E1 Tollet Street was the home of George Lusk, leader of the Whitechapel Vigilance Committee.
Tottan Terrace, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Trafalgar Gardens, E1 Trafalgar Gardens is a road in the E1 postcode area
Trinity Green, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Trinity Mews, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Vawdrey Close, E1 Vawdrey Close is a road in the E1 postcode area
Wellesley Street, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
White Horse Lane, E1 White Horse Lane is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
White Horse Road, E1 White Horse Road is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Whitehorse Lane, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Whitehorse Road, E1 This is a street in the E1 postcode area
Wickford Street, E1 Wickford Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Wickham Close, E1 Wickham Close is a road in the E1 postcode area
Wolsey Street, E1 Wolsey Street is a road in the E1 postcode area
Wyllen Close, E1 Wyllen Close is a road in the E1 postcode area
XX Place, E1 XX Place is one of the oddest street names that ever existed in London.

NEARBY PUBS
Penge The Black Boy public house stood on the Mile End Road.


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Stepney Green

Stepney Green tube station lies on the corner of Mile End Road and Globe Road in the Stepney neighbourhood of east London.

The station was opened in 1902 by the Whitechapel and Bow Railway, a joint venture between the District Railway and the London, Tilbury and Southend Railway. The new railway connected the District Railway at Whitechapel with the London, Tilbury and Southend at Bow.

Electrified District Railway services started in 1905. Hammersmith and City line services (then part of the Metropolitan line) started in 1936. The station passed to London Underground in 1950.

The layout and design of the station is largely unchanged with many original features intact.


LOCAL PHOTOS
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The original Black Boy pub.
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Bonner Street (1960s)
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In the neighbourhood...

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George Tavern (2015) Situated at 373 Commercial Road, the George Tavern’s building contains original brickwork some 700 years old, and is mentioned in texts by Geoffrey Chaucer, Samuel Pepys and Charles Dickens.
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The original Black Boy pub.
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XX Place, E1 is one of the oddest street names which ever existed in London. It was built in 1842 for workers employed at the nearby Charringtons Brewery who called it "two X place" or "Double X Place". XX Place was demolished in 1958 as part of a London County Council slum clearance programme.
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