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CAMRA Mid-Anglia branch.last updated 18/09/2017
Eye Cherry Treehistorical era: mid 20th century
closed 1953 or 1954
last owner Lacon's
The Cherry Tree is also listed as being at Gretney (1844) and at Gretna Green (1874). In 1855 it's listed at Ludgate.
One of two Lacon's pubs in Eye called "The Cherry Tree"; coincidentally they both closed within about a year of each other.
It's shown (though not named) on this old OS map from about the end of the 19th century. larger map
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
Closure details from Eye licensing records.
(1861 census information from Malcolm Fairley)
Old OS map reproduced with the permission of the National Library of Scotland.