To be lett, the Crown Public House, in Aldeburgh. Enquire of Mr. Reeve's Brewing-Office in Halesworth.Ipswich Journal, 19 Aug 1775***
The 1791 Universal British Directory lists Robert Reeve as a brewer and maltster.
The 1830 Pigot's directory lists Richard Reeve as a brewer.
The 1840 Pigot's directory lists Reeve & Cracknell as maltsters and brewers.