Newmarket Crown

Newmarket Crown

South East, 52.24522,0.40835

closed 20th October 2010

opened pre-1768

28 High St, CB8 8LB

grid reference TL 645 635

It's shown as an un-named hotel on this old OS map from about the end of the 19th century. interactive map

old OS map

Closure date from the Newmarket Shops website. The Newmarket Pubs website tells us that this pub dates back to at least 1577.

Annie Bloss was summond for allowing pigs on her premises to be a nuisance. Her yard was described as being in a filthy state with four pigs kept on manure. Bloss was fined 1s and a further 1s for every day the nuisance continued.Bury & Norwich Post, October 7th 1884** (when Annie Bloss was the landlady)





Historical interest

Historical interest




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

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)

(1830 Pigots Directory & 1869 Kelly's Directory supplied by Sandra Easom)

Old OS map reproduced with the permission of the National Library of Scotland.