Ipswich Griffin Inn
also traded as as: Griffenhistorical era: mid 20th century
closed April 5th, 1951
last owner cobbold
160 New Cut West
grid reference TM 167 434Something 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 03/01/2017
The Griffin Inn stood on the corner of New Cut West and Bath Street. It has been demolished.
The inn is also listed at Black Wall, New Bank (1844), Steam Packet Wharf (1855), Griffin Wharf (1865+1869) and New Foundry (1871).
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(census information from Dudley Diaper)
(old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)
(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)
A griffin is a fabulous monster - half eagle and half lion - popular in heraldry and often spelt griffon or gryphon.