Robin Hood (Shacklewell Lane, Hackney)
|Adm. div.||Middlesex, now Greater London|
|Vicinity||42 Shacklewell Lane; Shacklewell Lane/St Mark's Rise/Alvington Crescent|
|Interest||Robin Hood name|
By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2018-01-20. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2021-01-05.
The Robin Hood at 42 Shacklewell Lane, Hackney, existed at least as early as 1861 and closed no later than 1997, when it was converted to flats. Information on publicans gleaned from trade directories etc. from the period 1861–1983 can be found at UK Pub History (see Sources section below).
- Not included in Dobson, R. B., ed.; Taylor, J., ed. Rymes of Robyn Hood: an Introduction to the English Outlaw (London, 1976), pp. 293-311.
Maps of area; pub not included.
- 25" O.S. map London XVIII (1873; surveyed 1870)
- 25" O.S. map London XL (1897; rev. 1893-94)
- 25" O.S. map London sheet V.3 (1916; rev. 1913)
- 6" O.S. map Middlesex XVII (1880-82; surveyed 1868-73)
- 6" O.S. map Middlesex XVII (1894-96; rev. 1893-94)
- 6" O.S. map London sheet K (c. 1946; rev. 1938).
- Also see the following pages at UK Pub History: Hackney South West 1911 pub history census summary; The London Public Houses in the 1938 Post Office Directory - R; The London Public Houses in the 1944 Post Office Directory - Ri; East London Beer Guide & Pub directory in 1983 - E8 Hackney; East London Beer Guide & Pub directory in 1991 - E8 Hackney.