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Although the government has now allowed pubs to reopen, many are still unable to do so safely, while most if not all are only able to accommodate limited numbers of customers. Many of them are still reliant on providing takeaway food and/or drinks. Some offer deliveries, while others are selling from the premises. This page lists details of those we know about.

If you can give any of our pubs some support through these difficult times by buying some takeaway food or drink, please do so. Our pubs need as much support as possible if they're going to still be there for us when the crisis is over.

Alderton Crown

Alderton Crown

closed 13th November 1958

opened about 1860

The Street

grid reference TM 343 416

In 1874 Samuel Girling provided carrier services from the Crown to Ipswich on Saturday and to Woodbridge on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday.

The Woodbridge licensing records show that the Crown's license was surrendered in 1958 in return for a payment of £1500.

The 1851 cenus lists Samuel Girling as an agricultural labourer.

In 1865 Samuel Girling is listed just as a carrier.

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

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

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

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

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