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Holton Cherry Tree

Holton Cherry Tree

Closed between 1970 and 2000

opened 17th century

Southwold Rd, IP19 8PW

grid reference TM 402 772

To be sold by auction at the dwelling house of Mr James Mayhew, called the Cherry Tree Inn, at Holton, Suffolk, two goose featherbeds and bedding, dining, dressing, and jamb tables, hollow bottom and other chairs, two 30 hour clocks, one of which is almost new, corner cupboard, coal range, beer casks, milk and washing keelers, milk pails, hand churn, cream tub, cheese press and vats, 2 coppers, copper boilers, saucepans, and tea kettles, 2 milk cows, breeding sow and pigs, a three quarter tumbrel, 2 foot ploughs, and a variety of other useful articles; also 100 sacks of potatoes of the finest quality, in small lots.Ipswich Journal, October 1810**
Auction of The Cherry Tree Inn, Holton, in the occupation of Mr LOCKWOOD, possession at Michaelmas, next.Ipswich Journal, June 21st 1823***
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Historical interest

Historical interest




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

(old PO directory information courtesy of

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)

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