grid reference TM 166 441

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last updated 21/01/2020

Ipswich Orwell Inn

historical closure era: mid 20th century

closed 1961

62 Lower Orwell St

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James Adams, keeper of the Orwell Ale-house, in Lower Orwell Street, in the parish of Saint Mary Key, appeared, and having expressed his determination to treat the Magistrates with proper respect, both in their official capacity, and as gentlemen for the future, a license was granted to him to keep the said house for the ensuing year.Licensing records in 1939

As shown on an 1881 map

as shown on an 1881 map

The pub has since been demolished.

The Orwell Inn may also listed at Orwell place, but this may be a different pub.

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

(census information from Dudley Diaper)

(old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)