Ipswich Corn Exchange Tavern
previously known as: Three Tunshistorical era: Victorian or Edwardian
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last updated 11/04/2015
Stood roughly where the north-east corner of the Town Hall now stands.
A report in the Ipswich Journal** on 06 Jan in 1860 states that :
The Corn Exchange Tavern, Cornhill, Ipswich, to be let, now doing a good trade…immediate possession…having lately been made a Government Rendezvous for the Recruiting Services, it will be free from licenses & some of the usual taxes. Valuation about £170. The income from beds is double the amount of the rent.
A report in the Ipswich Journal** on 29 Oct in 1860 states that :
3 Public Houses to be Put Off Immediately:- The Corn Exchange Tavern, Cornhill, Ipswich; The Half-Moon, Walton & The Lord Nelson, Holton
(No landlords noted)
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)