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listed building grade II
CAMRA Mid-Anglia branch.
last updated 25/01/2020
Eye Bottleshistorical closure era: Victorian / Edwardian
closed October 10th, 1908
last owner Colchester Brewing Company
11 The Cross
The Bottles was closed in 1908 as part of a scheme to reduce the number of "excess" alcohol licenses. It was built in the early 18th century.
In 1830 it's listed at Butchery.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)
(*** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)
Closure date from Eye town licensing records.