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listed building grade II
CAMRA Mid-Anglia branch.
last updated 30/12/2019
Mendlesham Royal Oak
also traded as as: Oakhistorical closure era: mid 20th century
closed January 3rd, 1955
last owner Cobbold's
The building dates from the 17th century or earlier. It used to be used as the local courthouse as well as being a pub.
It's shown 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)
(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)
(Closure date from Hartismere licensing records)
(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)
(*** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)
Old OS map reproduced with the permission of the National Library of Scotland.