Bury St Edmunds Joiners' Armshistorical era: late 20th century
57 Garland St
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CAMRA West Suffolk & Borders branch.
last updated 10/03/2016
A report in the Ipswich Journal*** on 14 Feb in 1844 states that :
To let, a Beer-House, The Joiners' Arms, Garland Street, Bury, with a neat brewing plant for 3 coombs, with immediate possession.(No landlord noted)
A report in the Ipswich Journal** in Oct 1865 states :
At the auction of the Stowmarket Brewery, in October 1865, nine properties belonging to the brewery were sold in separate Lots. Lot 8, the Joiner's Arms, a beer house, in Garland Street, Bury, let at £18 per annum, freehold, was knocked down, at £340, to Messrs. Phillip Brothers.
Listed at 48 Garland St in 1874 and at 57 Garland st in 1891.
Reported in Last Orders in Jan 1981 as closed by Greene King without a license.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(1861 census information from Malcolm Fairley)
(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)
(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)
The Company of Joiners were granted a coat of arms in 1571. Traditionally they were usually employed in producing more ornamental work than carpenters.