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Stowmarket Horse & Groom


opened 1866 circa

closed 1911

3 Station Rd

grid reference TM 048 587

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listed building grade II*

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last updated 16/08/2015

Mainly late 14th century, with 15th and 20th century alterations. Located between Queens Head and Gordon Temperence Hotel.

Known as Norwich Ale Stores after about 1884

Leased to Morgans Norwich Brewery in its latter years.

Then run as a Cycle shop by the Dykes family who also ran the adjacent Temperence Hotel.

(information supplied from Neil Langridge)

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

(detailed information from Neil Langridge - and also Brian Southgate - see their book "Stowmarket, Combs and Stowupland Pubs" published by Polstead Press in 2009)