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Wortham Manor House

Wortham Manor House

formerly Dolphin

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.

The pub has now reopened. Booking recommended, especially Friday & Saturday.

Takeaway available. See Facebook for details.

Real Ale is sold here.

Bury Rd (A143), IP22 1PX

grid reference TM 082 770

pub & Thai restaurant

(01379) 898228

(01379) 898228

Re-opened and renamed as The Manor House. Thai menu available for eat in or take away. Also English menu - steaks, burgers etc.

The pub stands on a spur off the Bury-Diss road, opposite the large village green. It still has a nice old Lacon's plaque in the wall.

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Facilities

Facilities

Gallery

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Historical interest

Historical interest

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Landlords

Landlords

Footnote

A dolphin is seen as a friendly animal that would help ancient mariners by twining itself round the anchor cable in a storm to prevent the anchor dragging. It also features in many coats of arms including the Fishmongers Company and the Company of Watermen. In France from the 14th cent. the eldest son of the king was known as "le dauphin".

(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)

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