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CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.last updated 05/01/2019
Ipswich Wherry Inn
also traded as as: New Wherry, Wherry Quay innhistorical era: mid 20th century
closed about 1938
Quay side (St Peter's Dock)
The building shown probably replaced an earlier pub of the same name close to same position. In later years, only the upper floor was used as a pub.
A property on The Quay is shown as the Wherry Inn in 1932 but in Kelly's Directory it's shown as a sack and bag merchant in 1939.
It's also listed at Wherry Quay (in 1844).
The pub was known as the New Wherry in 1874.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)
(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)
(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)