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Newmarket John Barleycorn

previously known as Sir John Barleycorn


Albion St

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CAMRA West Suffolk & Borders branch.

last updated 11/04/2015

NOTE: Albion street no longer exists

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


John Barleycorn is usually a jocular reference to beer or ale or malt liquor and often used in verse - historically associations would be of "noble blood", usually a supporter of the crown and other traditional values.