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Important Covid information

If all goes according to plan, the first tranche of pubs (those that are able to serve drinkers outdoors) may be able to reopen on April 12th. Though of course, in a situation like this, nothing is guaranteed. The rest of our pubs may be permitted to reopen from May 17th.

Pubs providing takeaways continue to be listed on this page.

Those known to be planning to reopen as soon as permitted are listed on this page.

Walton Dooley

Walton Dooley

formerly Ferry Boat, Ferry House, Ferry

Pub will reopen as soon as outdoors service is permitted.

Real Ale is sold here.

Ferry Ln, IP11 3QL

grid reference TM 279 342

traditional bar, opened 17th century

owner/operator: Admiral Taverns

(01394) 674190

(01394) 674190

A distinctive but remote old pub set close to the modern container port.

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Facilities

Facilities

Gallery

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Historical interest

Historical interest

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Landlords

Landlords

Footnote

Dhooly (more often anglicised as "dooly" or "doolie") is a Hindi word meaning a simple framework of cloth stretched between two parallel bars, for the transportation of a sick or wounded person. As can be seen on the pub's sign.

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

(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)

(** historic newspaper & book information from Bob Mitchell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

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