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listed building grade II
CAMRA Mid-Anglia branch.
last updated 25/01/2020
also traded as as: Bulls Headhistorical closure era: Victorian / Edwardian
closed December 31st, 1914
last owner Colchester Brewing Company
7 Lambseth St
The former Bull is now used as a restaurant. The building is a combination of a house built in 1540 and another built early in the 17th century.
It was closed in 1914 as part of a scheme to reduce the number of "excess" alcohol licenses.
In 1830 it's listed in Lambsey.
The pub can be seen on this old OS map from about 1903 (larger map)
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)
(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)
Closure date from Eye town licensing records.
Old OS map reproduced with the permission of the National Library of Scotland.