The Brown Bear, 139 Leman Street

The Brown Bear, c. 1970
Contributed by Survey of London on Jan. 10, 2017

From an undated colour slide in the collection of the Tower Hamlets Archives:

https://twitter.com/LBTHArchives/status/812307584321339393

The pub was in existence by 1745.[1] It is said to have been rebuilt in 1830.[2]

[1:] The Daily Advertiser, 18 March 1745, p.2

[2:] http://pubshistory.com/LondonPubs/Whitechapel/BrownBear.shtml

The Brown Bear, 139 Leman Street, in early 2018
Contributed by Derek Kendall