grid reference TL 972 541Something we've got wrong about this establishment? Something more you think we should know about it? Please email us
listed building grade II
CAMRA West Suffolk & Borders branch.
last updated 30/12/2019
Brettenham Crownhistorical closure era: late 20th century
Old School Rd
Now residential and the base for a company that makes curtain poles and other window furniture.
The pub can be seen here on an old OS map from about the end of the 19th century. larger map
Jim Hill tells us:
My grandfather James Jolly was landlord here and also at the Cockfield Kings Head. I lived with him from 1940 to 1945, his sister also had Felsham Six Bells and two nephews had Hesset Five Bells & Preston Six Bells.
Also reported on Stowmarket Rd and Buxhall Rd.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)
Old OS map reproduced with the permission of the National Library of Scotland.