Wetherden Maypole (May Pole)

Wetherden Maypole (May Pole)

also traded as May Pole

Due to the latest government regulations, pubs currently have to close by 10pm. Opening hours displayed on this page may not take account of this change.

Currently closed - may reopen?

opened 15th century

Stowmarket Rd, IP14 3JP

grid reference TM 007 627

Large single bar & restaurant area, pool table room, snug bar with log fire, patio beer garden & a car-park to rear. Home cooked food & bar snacks are available during opening hours with Roast Dinner on Sundays It is advisable to book for Sunday Lunch. Regular Quizzes, social events & theme evenings are held each month. Pool, Darts & TV viewing are also available. A selection of Greene King & Adnams Beers available with seasonal special guest beers, plus a selection of Wines & Spirits & tea & Coffee.

Reported by a local to have closed mid-2019.

The pub is shown on this old OS map from about 1903 (interactive map)

old OS map





Historical interest

Historical interest




(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)

(1891 census information from Dudley Diaper)

(1861 census information from Malcolm Fairley)

(some old PO directory information courtesy of

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

(*** Last Orders is a free local newsletter - published by Suffolk CAMRA members since 1978)

Old OS map reproduced with the permission of the National Library of Scotland.