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Important Covid information

The first tranche of pubs (those able to serve outdoors) have now been allowed to reopen. The rest of our pubs may be permitted to reopen from May 17th.

Pubs providing takeaways continue to be listed on this page.

Those known to have reopened or to be planning to reopen as soon as permitted are listed on this page.

Bury St Edmunds Sword in Hand

Bury St Edmunds Sword in Hand

Closed between 1920 and 1970

opened 1724

52 Southgate St

grid reference TL 861 633

The building dates from the 17th century.

This pub has also been reported at 54, 64 & 66 Southgate Street.

It's shown on this OS town plan of 1885.

old OS map

Map

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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)

(1861 census information from Malcolm Fairley)

(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

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