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Ipswich Staff of Life

historical era: mid 20th century

closed March 11th, 1962

last owner Tolly Cobbold

48-50 Bramford Rd

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CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.

last updated 12/04/2015

Closed 1962 and demolished as a result of a Compulsory Purchase Order.

Also listed at 52 Bramford Rd (1871).

A report in the Ipswich Journal** in Jan 1875 states :

At the Ipswich Petty Sessions of 31st December 1874 the license for the Staff of Life, Bramford Road, was transferred from William Gooderham to William Wright.

(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)