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Important Covid information

The first tranche of pubs (those able to serve outdoors) have now reopened. The rest of our pubs will be permitted to reopen from May 17th.

Pubs providing takeaways continue to be listed on this page.

Those known to have reopened or to be planning to reopen as soon as permitted are listed on this page.

Yoxford Griffin

Yoxford Griffin

Currently closed - may reopen?

High St, IP17 3EP

grid reference TM 393 690

opened 13th century

owner/operator: Punch Taverns

A large public bar which has a pool table and a separate, heavily beamed restaurant (no food Monday or Tuesday evenings). Accommodation is available.

The pub seem so have been closed since at least the summer of 2020.

The pub is an early 16th century coaching inn with parts dating back to a century or so earlier.

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

old OS map

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Facilities

Facilities

Gallery

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Historical interest

Historical interest

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Landlords

Landlords

Footnote

A griffin is a fabulous monster - half eagle and half lion - popular in heraldry and often spelt griffon or gryphon.

(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 Stuart Ansell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)

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

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