Ipswich Thomas Eldred
closed January 2012
97 Cedarcroft Rd, IP1 6BG
grid reference TM 149 469
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last updated 03/03/2016
Popular, lively estate based sports barwhich closed mid-January 2012 and was demolished that April to allow the site to be redeveloped.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
Opening date from Alfred Hedges' book, "Inns and Inn Signs of Norfolk and Suffolk".
Thomas Eldred was an Ipswich merchant and mariner who sailed with Thomas Cavendish (also of Suffolk) on the second English circumnavigation of the globe in the ship Desire between 1586-88.