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CAMRA West Suffolk & Borders branch.last updated 14/08/2018
Bury St Edmunds King's Head
also traded as as: King William the Fourth, King William the Firsthistorical closure era: late 20th century
opened early 17th century
4 Brentgovel St
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.
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)