Eye Crownhistorical era: mid 20th century
closed November 28th, 1942
31 Magdalen St
grid reference TM 142 737Something we've got wrong about this establishment? Something more you think we should know about it? Please email us
listed building grade II
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CAMRA Mid-Anglia branch.
last updated 01/01/2017
The pub building is thought to date from the 18th century.
The Crown closed in 1942 "for the duration [of the war]". It appears not to have reopened afterwards; in May 1946 the license was transferred to the Halesworth Triple Plea, which until then only had a beerhouse license.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
Closure details from Eye licensing records.
(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)
(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)
(1861 census information from Malcolm Fairley)