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Ipswich Steam Brewery Inn

also traded as as: Brewery Inn

historical era: Victorian / Edwardian

closed August 21st, 1920

last owner Tollemache

39 Upper Brook St

grid reference TM 164 444

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listed building grade II

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last updated 07/10/2016

Grade 2 listed building dating from the early 19th century.

Called Steam Brewery tap when owned by Victorian brewer Charles Cullingham, who set-up a brewery to rear of pub.

Called the Brewery Inn after being acquired by Tollemache (after 1887) and later used as offices.

Now semi-derelict, containing a retail unit.

1879 Kelly's Directory records Charles Cullingham & Co. at Steam Brewery, Upper Brook Street; maltings, London Rd. & Friars Rd.

1881 census records Charles Cullingham (Brewer & Maltster, Head/Married/60/born Ipswich) at 115 London Rd., with his family.

(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)

Closure date from Borough Police records.