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last updated 25/01/2020

Bury St Edmunds King's Head

also traded as as: King William the Fourth, King William the First

historical closure era: late 20th century

opened early 17th century

closed 1975

4 Brentgovel St

Overview | Historical info | Public transport | Map

Originally located on the corner St John's Street and Brentgovel Street where Mothercare is now located. (information from G Reeve)

It's shown on this OS town plan of 1885.

old OS map

Demolished in 1976 for retail development.

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

(1861 census information from Malcolm Fairley)

(some old directory information courtesy of Desmond Herring)

(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)