Bury St Edmunds Beehive
previously known as: Admiral Hervey, Bee Hivehistorical era: Victorian or Edwardian
closed 1912 circa
21 College St
grid reference TL 854 639Something we've got wrong about this establishment? Something more you think we should know about it? Please email us
listed building grade II
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last updated 06/08/2016
Built early to mid 19th century.
The main door (with 6 sunk panels) leads into a passageway with a similar doorway at the rear and apparently once led to the public house premises and stabling in the yard.
There have been references to two different Beehive pubs in College St, this one and another at no. 50, though there is some doubt about whether no. 50 was actually a pub.
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In 1861 the pub is listed at 16 College st
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(1861 census information from Malcolm Fairley)
(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)
(*** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)