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Haughley Railway Tavern

previously known as Station Hotel, Railway Inn



closed

closed 2003

Station Rd, IP14 3QP

grid reference TM 041 623


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last updated 22/03/2015

The building has been empty and very neglected for a good few years. In 2014 it was sold so perhaps something's going to be done with it now. Though since the station is long-gone and it's rather remote, it's unlikely to be a pub again.

Also listed at Railway Hotel, Railway Station & Haughley Old Street, and at Newton Road in 1881 census.

A report in the Ipswich Journal** on 11 Jan in 1887 states that :

John Wilding, Landlord of the Railway Tavern, Haughley, was returning from Stowmarket with his horse & cart. His cart overturned on a sharp corner & being a heavy man, he was hurt by the fall & sustained a broken shoulder.


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

(1891 census information from Dudley Diaper)

(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)

(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)