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listed building grade II
CAMRA West Suffolk & Borders branch.
last updated 18/09/2017
Cavendish Railway Armshistorical era: late 20th century
Melford Rd/Pentlow Ln
Now rented out as a holiday cottage.
Also reported in Chapel St.
It's shown here (though not named) on this old OS map from about the end of the 19th century. larger map
Mr Smith of the Railway Tavern applied for an extension in time on the occasion of the annual fair to be held on the 11th June, which was granted.Ipswich Journal, June 1880**
Marks on the wall suggest this was a Greene King pub.
Built mid-19th century.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)
Old picture from http://www.foxearth.org.uk
(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)
Old OS map reproduced with the permission of the National Library of Scotland.