Norton Fox & Hounds

Norton Fox & Hounds

East, 52.26191,0.86436

Closed: between 1958 and 1973?

Ixworth Rd

grid reference TL 955 665

It's shown on this old OS map from about the end of the 19th century. interactive map

old OS map

The pub is shown on OS maps as late as 1958 but not on the 1973 or subsequent sheets, so probably closed between those dates.

It may also be listed as being in Stanton Street.

Our thanks to John Pawsey for the following interesting snippet:

I have just discovered that an ancestor, whom we knew to be a beer seller, was infact the landlord of the Fox and Hounds for 28 years 1851-1879. His name was WOODWARD PAWSEY…







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

(1891 census information from Dudley Diaper)

Old postcard from David Burt

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