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Newmarket Bull

Newmarket Bull

Real Ale is sold here.

62 High St, CB8 8LB

grid reference TL 643 634

opened pre-1768

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(01638) 662534

(01638) 662534

Busy pub with food all day. Popular with younger drinkers in evening. Occasional live music.

The building dates from the 18th century.

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Footnote

Name may be a sympathetic reference to a Papal bull - a lead seal attached to official religious edicts or documents - or a reference to Henry VIII who introduced a bulls head into his coat-of-arms after he defied a papal bull in 1538. Bull baiting was also quite widespread until it was banned in 1835.

Earliest known date from the Newmarket Shops website.

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

(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)

(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)

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