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CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.last updated 03/01/2017
Ipswich Magpie Innhistorical era: Victorian / Edwardian
closed January 1st, 1911
39 Wolsey St
The pub's closure date is recorded in the Borough Police licensed premises register 1903-1923. It's since been demolished.
The name Henry Cook, who was the licensee by 1871 and until at least 1881, can be clearly seen in the photo in our gallery.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
The name may refer to an ancient meaning for the word magpie, "a half pint".