CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.last updated 09/01/2017
Stowmarket Carpenter's Armshistorical closure era: Victorian / Edwardian
George Goodwin was the first known owner. It was later owned by Jonathan Godbold & his executors (1851-68).
The pub burnt down in 1868 as part of the famous Bury Street fire which destroyed several buildings.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(detailed information from Neil Langridge - and also Brian Southgate - see their book "Stowmarket, Combs and Stowupland Pubs" published by Polstead Press in 2009)