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St Olaves Bell

outside Suffolk

Beccles Rd, NR31 9HE

(01493) 488249

grid reference TM 457 994

opened c. 1520

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opening hours:

  • Mon-Sat: 1100-2400
  • Sun: 1200-2400
(Times last updated 26/12/2008)

listed building grade II

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St Olaves is part of the Fritton & St Olaves parish

last updated 14/01/2017

The Bell is included in this guide for historical reasons, as this area was part of Suffolk until 1974. Please note that we don't keep up-to-date details of the pub.

The building dates from the late 16th century and once incorporated a brewery. It was originally a hostel serving the local priory, but became an inn at the time of the Reformation. It claims to be the oldest pub in Norfolk.

station 3.0 miles away Railway station about 3.0 miles away (see public transport tab for details)

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

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)