CAMRA West Suffolk & Borders branch.last updated 11/04/2015
Brandon Albion beerhousehistorical closure era: Victorian / Edwardian
In the 1851 census, a William Peverett is living in a house called the Albion, at the same location, but his trade is given as a gun flint maker.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(1861 census data from Ken Griffin)
Albion is an old name for Britain an may derive from Roman times, as "albus" is a latin word that means white and could be a reference to the famous cliffs at Dover, often the first view that visitors to these islands may see as they cross the Engliah Channel from mainland Europe.