West Row Pear Tree
closed 1988 circa
grid reference TL 672 758
listed building grade II
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West Row is part of the Mildenhall parish
CAMRA West Suffolk & Borders branch.
last updated 20/04/2016
Now residential, the building dates from the late 18th or early 19th century.
A report in the Bury & Norfolk Post & Suffolk Herald** on 15 Jun in 1886 states that :
Mildenhall Petty Sessions: Extension of time: Norman at Pear Tree, West Row - 1 hour on 21 June
In June 1982 edition of Last Orders*** it was reported that the Pear Tree (GK pub) had reopened after being closed for about a year for rebuilding work to be completed - only to be closed again just a week afterwards due to a fire.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(1861 census information from Malcolm Fairley)
(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)
(*** Last Orders is a free local newsletter - published by Suffolk CAMRA memers since 1978)