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Ipswich Corn Exchange Tavern

also traded as as: Three Tuns

historical era: Victorian / Edwardian


grid reference TM 162 446

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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)