Bungay Prince of Waleshistorical era: date unknown
St Mary's St
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CAMRA North-East Suffolk branch.
last updated 31/12/2016
The Prince of Wales is also listed at Upper Olland Street (in 1839 & 1855).
The 1823 Pigot's Directory lists the "Eclipse" coach, leaving at 8am on Monday, Wednesday & Saturday mornings for Norwich and at 7pm on Monday, Wednesday & Saturday evenings for Halesworth.
Gerald Balls was in the 1881 census as the publican. Identified with his family including his father George Balls, who is a direct descendent of mine, my great-great-great-grandfather.
Who was born at Midfield and was first recorded as living at Bungay from 1841 census he was a millwright.(information from John Ranson)
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)
(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)
(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)