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listed building grade II
CAMRA Mid-Anglia branch.
last updated 21/01/2020
Gislingham Prince George
also traded as as: Prince of Waleshistorical closure era: mid 20th century
closed 1926 or 1927
last owner Colchester Brewery
West View House High St
Now West View House, this was build around 1600, with some rebuilding a century later and alterations in the 19th and 20th centuries.
The license wasn't renewed in 1927, so the pub presumably closed about 1926 or 1927.
NOTE: With the death of Frederick, Prince of Wales in 1751 his eldest on Prince George became heir to British throne (and crowned King George the third in 1760).
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)
(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)
(**** historical details supplied by Neil Langridge)
Closure date from Hartismere licensing records.