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Ipswich Gun Inn


closed 1941

last owner cobbold

19 Key St

grid reference TM 166 441

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last updated 11/04/2015

This was one of Ipswich's most ancient inns; one of only 24 listed on a town assessment of 1689.

As shown on an 1881 map

as seen on an 1881 map

This premises was listed in the 1844 White's Directory with carriers operating from the inn to Branston, Lavenham, Maningtree

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

(some census information from Dudley Diaper)

(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)