Ipswich Cherry Tree Inn

historical era: Victorian / Edwardian

closed July 18th, 1908

12 & 14 Cox Ln

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last updated 20/07/2015

A report in the Ipswich Journal*** on 13 Dec 1735 states :

To be lett, the house called the Cherry Tree, with the Cherry Ground containing one Acre of Land with 88 Cherry Trees, and about 400 Gooseberry and Currant Bushes, lying in St Hellen's Parish, Ipswich. Inquire of Mr Edmound Taylor at Noah's Ark in St Clement's Parish in Ipswich.

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

A report in Ipswich Journal*** on 8 Feb 1735 states :

To be Lett, a House in St Hellen's Parish, Ipswich, called the Cherry-Tree, with the Cherry-Yard, and with or without two pieces of Pasture Grounds. Inquire of Mr Edward Taylor at the Noah's Ark in St Clement's Parish, Ipswich

A report in Ipswich Journal** in July 1890 states : The estate of the late Mr Owen Ridley, a brewer of Ipswich was submitted to public competition on Wednesday 2nd July 1890 and includes the following public house details:

the Cherry Tree, Cox Lane, let at £18 per annum (freehold)
eventually bought by the bid of Messrs. Tollemache.

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

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)