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Ipswich Blue Anchor Inn



closed

closed March 3rd, 1915

last owner catchpoles

26-28 Lower Orwell St


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last updated 11/04/2015

Demolished.

Closure date recorded in the Borough Police licensed premises register 1903-1923.


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

(1891 Census data from Dudley Diaper)

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)


Note

Blue is a heraldic colour of hope. The spare anchor at sea was often known as the hope anchor. "Anker" can also relate to a measurement of 8.5 gallons.