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listed building grade II
CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.
last updated 30/12/2019
Cratfield Bellhistorical closure era: mid 20th century
closed March 3rd, 1958
The Bell was built in 1570, according to the date on a beam inside.
The license was surrendered in 1958, leaving Cratfield dry until the Poacher opened in 1979.
It's shown on this old OS map from about the end of the 19th century. larger map
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)
Old OS map reproduced with the permission of the National Library of Scotland.