Local licensing authority for Great Thurlow is West Suffolk
The 1874 White's Directory lists William Wootten as a maltster & brewer & victuallar of Rose & Crown.
..and also Kelly's Directory of 1892.
The Thurlow brewery was situated behind the Rose and Crown (now closed). Brewing had started by 1874 and ceased on the demise of William Wootten in 1910. The brewery and five pubic houses were subsequently sold to F.C. Christmas & Co in 1913 for £4100.