Ipswich Griffin Inn
previously known as Griffen
mid 20th century
closed April 5th, 1951
last owner cobbold
160 New Cut West
grid reference TM 167 434
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last updated 15/01/2015
Demolished. It stood on the corner of New Cut West and Bath Street.
Also listed at Black Wall, New Bank (1844), Stea 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.