Photo of Lion

grid reference TL 991 640

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last updated 30/12/2019

Elmswell Lion

also traded as as: Red Lion, Swan

historical closure era: mid 20th century

closed 1934

Station Rd

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The Lion was an inn and posting house; the building is now residential and called the Beeches.

It's shown (though not named) on this old OS map from about the end of the 19th century. larger map

old OS map

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

(1891 census information from Dudley Diaper)

(1861 census information from Malcolm Fairley)

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)

Old OS map reproduced with the permission of the National Library of Scotland.