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Lowestoft Fighting Cocks

Lowestoft Fighting Cocks

North West, 52.46344,1.73091

Closed: early 2022
Pub closed suddenly. Future uncertain.

183 Carlton Rd, NR33 0NA

grid reference TM 535 915

Large modern pub on junction of main roads and close to A12.

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Footnote

Cock fighting (usually in a pit) was probably a regular feature near here (typically organised on Shrove Tuesday and other holidays), and hence the name was widespread until the activity was banned in 1795.

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

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