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Lowestoft Crown

also traded as as: Crown Hotel & Queens Head Inn

historical era: 21st century

closed 2009

151 High St, NR32 1HR

grid reference TM 551 938

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listed building grade II

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CAMRA North-East Suffolk branch.

last updated 17/05/2017

The Crown finally closed in April 2009 after a short period of trading following a six months of closure during the second half of 2008. The building has been on the market for some time, apparently with no interest in it.

It was a nicely furnished, large, town centre hotel bar. The former Scotts Brewery was once located in some out-buildings to the rear of the site (1988-1999).

It was built in the 17th century and substantially altered in the mid 19th.

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

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

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)