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closed
Victorian or Edwardian

closed between 1884 and 1903?

Bury Rd

grid reference TL 765 634


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last updated 08/12/2013

This pub is shown on OS maps at least as late as 1884, but disappears from the 1903 sheet onwards, so presumably closed between those dates.

A report in the Ipswich Journal** in 1876 (Jan-15) when Mr Palmer was landlord states:

"James Earl a tinker slept in a barn belonging to the Crown. Eleven fowls, two of which were decapitated, were discovered in the barn, these birds had been stolen from a farm where Earl was working. Found guilty he received 9 months."

Shown here on the 1884 OS map

pub on old OS map


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

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

(1861 census information from Malcolm Fairley)