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Ipswich May Bush Inn

Ipswich May Bush Inn

52.056746,1.162504

Closed between 1920 and 1970

last owner/operator: Tolly Cobbold

43-45 St Helen's St

grid reference TM 169 445

The pub is shown (though not named) on this old OS map from about the end of the 19th century. interactive map

old OS map

The old May Bush was, for some time, a railwaymen's social club, after a long period as the RAFA club. When seen in May 2019 it was apparently undergoing conversion to something else.

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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)

(old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)

(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

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

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