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listed building grade II
CAMRA West Suffolk & Borders branch.
last updated 14/09/2017
Bury St Edmunds Ploughhistorical closure era: Victorian / Edwardian
83-84 Southgate St
The building dates from the 15th century, with 16th and 17th century alterations. The façade 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.
(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)