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Nayland Butchers' Arms

previously known as Bear, Two Brewers (possibly)



closed

closed 1958

5 Bear St

grid reference TL 974 343


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listed building grade II


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Nayland is part of the Nayland with Wissington parish


last updated 20/10/2014

A 16th century building, the pub got its name because it was next to a butcher's shop.

A report in the Bury & Norwich Post** on Apr-07 in 1874 when James Bacon was the landlord states that : The landlords of The Butchers Arms, Vine and Compasses were all called to give evidence in the trial of 4 men accussed of burgalry and attempted murder.


(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)