Lowestoft May Flyhistorical era: Victorian or Edwardian
Herring Fishery Score
CAMRA North-East Suffolk branch.last updated 06/05/2016
A report in the Ipswich Journal** on Apr-21 in 1860 when Issac Hall (recently deceased) was the landlord of the May Fly states that :
Issac Hall owner and keeper of the Mayfly beerhouse, at the bottom of Herring Fishery Score (which runs beside the Wheatsheaf), died suddenly after returning from a neighbouring beerhouse where he partook of some ales and porter.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)