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Lakenheath Chequers



closed

closed 1955 circa

High St.

grid reference TL 713 829


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last updated 16/11/2013

Building demolished, closed 1950-55 (at latest)


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


Note

The chequerboard as a pub sign may have its origins from Roman taverns when a board game like draughts was often advertised and played. It may also be an ancient sign to indicate the landlord was a money-lender or could offer secure storage for a travellers valuables.