Photo of Eagle

grid reference TL 884 599

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Sicklesmere is part of the Great Whelnetham parish

CAMRA West Suffolk & Borders branch.

last updated 30/12/2019

Sicklesmere Eagle

historical closure era: late 20th century

opened 18th century

closed 1999

Sudbury Rd (A134)

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A flint faced building which is now an antiques shop.

In the June/July 1982 edition of Last Orders*** it was reported that this former Charringtons (Ind Coope) pub was now a Free House.

In the September/Octpber 1982 edition of Last Orders*** it was reported that Dessie & Jack Downes were calling time for good here - Dessie had been born & brought up in pub - leaving in September. The pub had been tied to Norwich brewery.

the Eagle is shown here on an old OS map from about the end of the 19th century. larger map

old OS map

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

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

(*** Last Orders is a free local newsletter - published by Suffolk CAMRA members since 1978)

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