Ipswich Blue Anchor Inn summary from Suffolk Camra
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Ipswich Blue Anchor Inn

  • 26-28 Lower Orwell St
closed 1840-1920
  • closed March 3rd, 1915
  • last owner catchpoles
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(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)


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.