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Debenham Green Dragon



closed

closed 1650

21 High St

grid reference TM 173 632


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listed building grade II*


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last updated 13/09/2014

Reportedly purchased by Thomas Abbott in 1650 and turned into a cordwainer's.


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

(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)


Note

The green dragon may be a reference to the Earl of Pembroke and appears on their coat of arms. William de la Pole, 1st Duke of Suffolk was an important medieval English soldier and commander in the Hundred Years' War and later Lord Chamberlain of England. He was created Earl of Pembroke in 1447 and Duke of Suffolk in 1448.