Bury St Edmunds Robin Hood & Little John

historical era: Victorian or Edwardian

opened 1835

closed 1843

Long Brackland

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last updated 15/07/2015

Long Brackland used to stretch along what's now St John Street, to the pub may have been there.

A report in the Ipswich Journal** on 24 Jan in 1844 states that :

The Furniture & Effects of Mr FRANCIS, Builder, Brewer & Beerseller of the "Robin Hood" Beershop, Long Brackland, Bury, to be sold.

Listed at 53 Long Brackland in 1844. This address is listed as an unnamed lodging house in 1841 & 1851 and it may have been out sales only.

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

(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)