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listed building grade II
CAMRA Mid-Anglia branch.
last updated 16/07/2019
Laxfield General Wolfehistorical era: mid 20th century
closed April 16th, 1959
last owner Lacon's
The General Wolfe was built late in the 16th or early in the 17th century, probably as a farmhouse.
Although 1952 has been quoted as a closure date, the Hoxne licensing records show it to have closed in 1959.
The pub can be seen on this old OS map from about the end of the 19th century. larger map
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
Closure date from Hoxne licensing records.
(old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)
(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)
(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)
Old OS map reproduced with the permission of the National Library of Scotland.