closed October 2018
approved Feb 2020
last owner/operator: Punch Taverns
122 Valley Way, CB8 0QQ
grid reference TL 634 634
This may be the only pub with this name in the country.
Closed Oct 2018 - permission for conversion to residential accommodation (nine flats) approved Feb 2020.
An estate pub which opened on November 22, 1963, the day of President Kennedy's assassination
It closed in 2018 and was demolished in March 2020.
In the June 1982 edition of Last Orders*** it was reported that this pub was then owned by Tolly Cobbold.
According to Alfred Hedges' 1976 book, "Inns and Inn Signs of Norfolk and Suffolk", the sign at the time
depicts on one side a palomino pony with an attractive young lady on its back, and on the other a horse in the circus ring.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(*** Last Orders is a free local newsletter - published by Suffolk CAMRA memers since 1978)