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Important Covid information

The first tranche of pubs (those able to serve outdoors) have now reopened. The rest of our pubs will be permitted to reopen from May 17th.

Pubs providing takeaways continue to be listed on this page.

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

Hundon Red House (older)

Hundon Red House (older)

Closed about 1935

Steeplechase Rd

grid reference TL 728 512

The Red House was demolished to make way for the nearby airfield (RAF Stradishall) which was built from 1935 onwards and was one of the first pre-war airfields to have concrete runways.

It had been open since before 1882, as this advertisement in the Bury & Norwich Post*** makes clear:

August 1st 1882

The beerhouse known as Hundon Red House for sale with 11 acres of arable land with a bakers and grocers shop attached. Knocked down to Mr Webb from Stradishall for £600.

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Footnote

(*** report reproduced with kind permission from Foxearth & District Local History Society)
(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)

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

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