Photo of Eight Bells

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last updated 08/02/2020

Eye Eight Bells

historical closure era: Victorian / Edwardian

closed December 31st, 1914

last owner Adnam's

48 Church St

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The Eight Bells was closed in 1914 as part of a scheme to reduce the number of "excess" alcohol licenses. A previous attempt to close the pub under this scheme in 1909 had failed (evidently they weren't giving up easily).

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

Closure date from the Eye town licensing records.

(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)