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Witnesham Barley Mow

Witnesham Barley Mow

West, 52.10801,1.18977

Real Ale is sold here.

Mow Hill (B1077), IP6 9EH

grid reference TM 185 503

opened approx. 1760

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(01473) 785395

(01473) 785395

A comfortable pub with beams and posts preserving discrete seating areas within a large open bar. It's family friendly with a strong local community focus. Sunday roasts.

Regular quiz nights and karaoke.

According to A Survey of Suffolk Parish History, the pub dates from about 1760.

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Footnote

A Mow is an old term for a stack - hence "Barley stack" - as shown in the sign. Barley being the pricipal ingedient of beer.

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

(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)

(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

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