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In the light of the government announcement of March 20th, all pubs are now closed until further notice.

A number of pubs are providing takeaway food and/or drinks during the Covid-19 lockdown. 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 terrible times by buying some takeaway food or drink, please do so. Our pubs need as much support of possible if they're going to still be there for us when the crisis is over.

Bury St Edmunds Three Tuns

Bury St Edmunds Three Tuns

also traded as Three Tunns Inn

closed 1903.

44 Crown St

grid reference TL 855 639

The Three Tuns was forced to close in 1903 because apparently it was considered inappropriate to have a pub so close to a church!

The building was taken over by the St Mary's Church Institute until 1949 and by the 1970s it was called Landsbury House (reading rooms) and used by the Labour Party as an Office and for meetings until 1997.

(information from www.burypastandpresent.org.uk)

The building dates from the late 17th century, with 18th century alterations.

The pub is also listed variously at 35, 42 or 43 Crown Street.

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

old OS map

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Historical interest

Historical interest

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Landlords

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(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 Stuart Ansell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)

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