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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.

Lindsey Abraham FARTHING

Lindsey Abraham FARTHING

Closed between 1840 and 1920

Abraham FARTHING of Lindsey, a beerhouse keeper was charged with keeping his house open for the sale of beer after 10 o'clock. Fined 2s 6d & 8d costs, which he paid.Ipswich Journal, May 28th 1859**

Abraham Farthing is listed in the 1861 census and 1865 Kelly's Directory at an un-named beerhouse in nearby Elmsett. This may well be connected.

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

(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)

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