grid reference TM 381 691

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last updated 25/01/2020

Yoxford Fife & Drum

historical closure era: Victorian / Edwardian

Strickland Manor Hill

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Having studied licensing records from 1874 through to 1967 and found no sign of it, we conclude this pub must have closed before 1874. It's thought to have been a very short-lived beerhouse. It seems to have been demolished.

"The road came to a stop here, (footpaths may have carried the route on to Sibton etc). My father lived in a row of cottages here sometime in the 1910's that was originally the pub, and there is now a house located here that was built on the site sometime in the 60's. It is (or it used to be) called Drum House. A second building could have been put up since. Strickland Manor Hill was too posh a name for the locals - it was always known as Hog Hill - and probably still is!"

(information supplied by Su Fox)

It can be seen here on an 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)

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