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Barton Mills Dog & Partridge

Barton Mills Dog & Partridge

Closed between 1970 and 2000

Newmarket Rd

grid reference TL 723 737

This was originally a thatched pub. Sadly Alice Wesley 68 died in a severe fire at the pub (on Sun 25 Jan 1959). Her two brothers, John & Richard Tolworthy (both over 70) and her son, John Wesley, together with his family escaped the fire. The pub was very badly damaged in the fire. A report of the fire was published in EADT on Mon 26 Jan 1959.

We're not sure when pub was finally closed, but it was still open in the early 1990s. It had been demolished by 2007.

The pub can be seen here on an OS map of the 1890s. (interactive map)

old OS map







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

(some old PO directory information courtesy of

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