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Burstall Half Moon

Burstall Half Moon

also traded as Half Moon & Star

East, 52.06056,1.05584

Closed: late 1971 or thereabouts

Church Hill

grid reference TM 095 446

The pub can be seen here on an old OS map from about the end of the 19th century. interactive map

old OS map

Now residential.

Closure date from the Orwell licensing records. Correspondence in the licensing records shows that Sylvia Bloom, who had been Tolly Cobbold's tenant, bought the pub from the brewery in January 1971. Unfortunately she died later that year and the pub was subsequently closed.

Map

map

Gallery

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Historical interest

Historical interest

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Landlords

Landlords

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

(* historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

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

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