Photo of Prince of Wales

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last updated 30/12/2019

Bungay Prince of Wales

historical closure era: date unknown

St Mary's St

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The Prince of Wales is also listed at Upper Olland Street (in 1839 & 1855).

The 1823 Pigot's Directory lists the "Eclipse" coach, leaving at 8am on Monday, Wednesday & Saturday mornings for Norwich and at 7pm on Monday, Wednesday & Saturday evenings for Halesworth.

Gerald Balls was in the 1881 census as the publican. Identified with his family including his father George Balls, who is a direct descendent of mine, my great-great-great-grandfather.

Who was born at Midfield and was first recorded as living at Bungay from 1841 census he was a millwright.(information from John Ranson)

(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)