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CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.
last updated 06/10/2017
Ipswich Cow & Gatehistorical era: Victorian / Edwardian
1 Key St
The Cow & Gate can be seen here on an 1881 map
These premises were listed in the 1844 White's Suffolk Trades Directory with carriers operating from the inn to Botesdale, Brundish, Cockfield, Eye, Lavenham, Mendlesham, Norwich, Stradbroke, Woolpit.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)
(** information supplied by Neil Langridge)
(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)
(****historical information from Bob Hall)