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last updated 30/12/2019

Eye Grapes

historical closure era: Victorian / Edwardian

closed December 31st, 1909

last owner Colchester Brewing Company

Church St

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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.