CAMRA Mid-Anglia branch.last updated 01/01/2017
Eye Grapeshistorical closure era: Victorian / Edwardian
closed December 31st, 1909
last owner Colchester Brewing Company
The Grapes was forced to close in 1909 as part of a scheme to get rid of "excess" alcohol licenses. The building was subsequently destroyed by fire and there's a garden where it used to be.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)
(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)
Closure date from Eye town licensing records.