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Ipswich Orwell Inn

Ipswich Orwell Inn

North East, 52.05373,1.15825

closed 1961

62 Lower Orwell St

grid reference TM 166 441

The pub is shown on this OS town plan from abou t1880 (larger map).

old OS map

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

The pub has since been demolished.

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



Historical interest

Historical interest




(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

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

Old OS map reproduced with the permission of the National Library of Scotland.