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CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.last updated 30/12/2019
also traded as as: May Pole, Sackers Cyder Househistorical closure era: 21st century
opened before 1767
759 Old Norwich Rd, Whitton, IP1 6LE
The Maypole closed in January 2012, having been on the market for at least three years, with plans to reopen May/June of that year.
Reported (January 2014) still closed, it was observed to be boarded up by May 2014. The site was marketed "for residential development", so it seems unlikely the pub will reopen. It has now been sold and works have been observed to be ongoing.
The pub is shown on this old OS map from about the end of the 19th century. larger map
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(census information from Dudley Diaper)
(** 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.