Bury St Edmunds Royal Oak
late 20th century
3 Tayfen Rd
grid reference TL 853 649
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last updated 17/01/2015
A report in the Bury & Norwich Post* in 1857 (Jan-13) when Thomas Balls was landlord gave him as a witness in a case of a stolen pig.
A report in the Bury & Norwich Post* in 1860 (Nov-20) announced the sudden death, in his 45 year, of Mr Burch of the Royal Oak, Tayfen Road.
"Sometime after WWI my Great Grandparents ran the Royal Oak in Tayfen Road and my dad spent some of his childhood living there." Regards, Chris Argent
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(1861 census information from Malcolm Fairley)
(* historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)