Photo of Old Red Lion

grid reference TL 770 457

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listed building grade II

CAMRA West Suffolk & Borders branch.

last updated 25/01/2020

Clare Old Red Lion

also traded as as: Red Lion, Lion

historical closure era: late 20th century

opened 17th century

closed 1982

45 Bridewell St

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Now residential.

A 17th century building with a 19th century fa├žade. It's shown (though not named) on this old OS map from about the end of the 19th century. larger map

old OS map

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

Historical detail found in Clare Book II streets

(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)

(***Original source of documentation - Suffolk Records Office – transcribed by Graham Nunn)

(**** Last Orders is a free local newsletter - published by Suffolk CAMRA memers since 1978)

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