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First Reading

Terry Foreman  •  Link

Rose and Crown, Mile End

Pepys also calls this tavern "the Rose, the old house"

Second Reading

San Diego Sarah  •  Link

John Byde's beer was popular with the diarist Samuel Pepys, who recorded several trips to Mile End in 1667 to drink at a pub called the Rose and Crown, "a good place for Alderman Bide's ale".

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