Eye Starhistorical era: Victorian or Edwardian
closed October 18th, 1910
last owner Colchester Brewing Company
15 Castle St
grid reference TM 145 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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last updated 05/03/2016
The building dates from the early 16th century.
Closed in 1910 as part of a scheme to reduce the number of "excess" alcohol licenses.
A report in the Ipswich Journal** on 03 Jun in 1837 stated that Robert Koipe COBBOLD of the Eye Brewery was retiring from business & was looking to sell various Inns & Public Houses including the Star.
(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 Bob Mitchell)
Closure date from Eye town licensing records.