A report in the Ipswich Journal** on 20 Jun in 1856 states that :
the Bull in Petaugh, occupied at a rental of £36 per annum by Messrs. Stevens, who were under notice to quit on 06 April 1857 following the sale of the Beehive Brewery in Diss, which owned 4 public houses & other property. The other Inns were the Beehive in Diss & The Cross at Withersdale & the Half Moon at Rushall.
last updated 17/04/2013
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)
(1861 census information from Malcolm Fairley)
(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)