Ipswich Crooked Billet

historical era: date unknown

Great Whip St

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last updated 11/04/2015

Recorded as existing here in 1841. Another inn of this name used to stand at Handford Hall.

A report in the Ipswich Journal** on 09 Jul in 1842 states that a capital brewery in Ipswich with residence & inn attached and several well accustomed public houses to be sold at auction by Robert Garrod including the Crooked Billet public house, near the new dock, St Peters, Ipswich.

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

(** historic newspaper information from John Martin)