Ipswich Duke of Edinburghhistorical era: mid 20th century
closed 1937 (nov)
last owner cobbold
34 Waterworks St
grid reference TM 167 442Something we've got wrong about this establishment? Something more you think we should know about it? Please email us
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last updated 16/07/2015
Researching my family tree on my Grandfathers side I came across one of his brothers --,Samuel Edgar Charles Smith -- who in the 1891 census was living at 3 Angel Lane/ Duke of Edinburgh as a publican & grocer.
By 1911 census he had become a gas work fitter/ gas lamp lighter so had left the Duke of Edinburgh.
(information from Albert Goodchild)
Also listed at 3 Angel La (1891 census).
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(some old PO directory information courtesy of he londonpublichouse.com)
Note: Waterworks St. originally included the part of Star Lane running east from where it now starts. The pub has also been reported as being in Angel Lane; it stood at the junction of the two.