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Newmarket Marquis of Granby


closed 2006

65 Granby St

grid reference TL 646 630

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last updated 11/08/2015

Extended and converted into flats in 2010.

A report in the Bury & Norwich Post** on Aug-30 in 1887 when Albert William Ruse was the landlord states that :

Albert William Ruse, landlord of the "Granby", stated in court that he had refused to serve Robert Bond, labourer, in the past. On this occasion someone else had obtained the drink for him and he became very disorderly and refused to quit when requested. Bond in his defence told the court that he had "not been thoroughly drunk for several years and knew nothing of what took place". He was fined 5s with 10s 6d costs.

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

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)