Ipswich Orwell Hotel
also traded as as: Orwell Innhistorical era: mid 20th century
closed January 1961
last owner catchpole
120 New Cut West
grid reference TM 167 435Something 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 1883 OS map shows the Orwell Hotel to have stood on the north-west corner of the junction between New Cut West and Bright Street. It was closed in 1961 as part of a long-standing scheme to reduce the number of "excess" alcohol licenses. It's since been demolished.
It's also listed at Griffin Road (1855) and Griffin Wharf (in 1865 & 1869).
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
Closure date from Ipswich licensing records.
(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)