Photo of Plough

grid reference TL 860 633

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listed building grade II

CAMRA West Suffolk & Borders branch.

last updated 30/12/2019

Bury St Edmunds Plough

historical closure era: Victorian / Edwardian

opened pre-1759

closed 1917

83-84 Southgate St

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The building dates from the 15th century, with 16th and 17th century alterations. The fa├žade dates from the early 9th century.

The Plough is listed at 61 Southgate Street (in 1839), and later at 63 & 64 Southgate Street.

It's shown on this OS town plan of 1855.

old OS map

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

(1861 census information from Malcolm Fairley)

(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)