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Ipswich Turky-cock Alehouse

Ipswich Turky-cock Alehouse

Closed before 1840

Ipswich 1st Jan. Last Thursday night one Thomas Elliott, a Chair-maker of this Town, hanged himself with his Hankerchief on the Pails belong(ing) to the Turky-cock Alehouse; it was observed that the Pails on which he hanged himself was not above five foot high, so that he was almost on his Knees. Yesterday the Coronor's Inquest sat on the Body, and brought him in Lunatick…



(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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