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Defunct Brewery Livery

1 March 2017

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County Brewery Location Premises Description Contributors Photo?
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E Lacon & Co Ltd Great Yarmouth Badwell Ash, The Street White Horse A large tiled panel on the end wall - green lettering on cream: 'BADWELL ASH ... WHITE HORSE ... LACONS'. WRB photo 2007 Picture

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Norwich Brewery Co (Watney subsidiary) (ex Morgan Brewery) Norwich Beccles, 11 Old Market Bear & Bells Two Norwich Brewery lanterns with the Oak Tree trademark. DT photo 2003 Picture

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E Lacon & Co Ltd Great Yarmouth Beccles, 51 London Road Butchers Arms On the end wall, a ceramic plaque with a falcon and 'LACONS' beneath. Obscured by a placard in 2012. BHK 2012 .

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E Lacon & Co Ltd Great Yarmouth Beccles, Grove Road Ingate A plaque set into the wall with a falcon and 'LACONS' beneath; a tiled surround in an approximate oval shape. BHK photo 2012 Picture

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E Lacon & Co Ltd Great Yarmouth Brome, Norwich Road (A140) Swan Above the pub pole sign, a falcon standing on a barrel. BHK photo 2012 Picture

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E Lacon & Co Ltd Great Yarmouth Bungay, 53 Lower Olland Street Ship (former) Wall panel '1923 ... THE SHIP INN ... LACONS FINE ALES'. Now a private house. DMcD 2005; DT photo 2005 Picture

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E Lacon & Co Ltd Great Yarmouth Corton, The Street Corton Hut A plaque set into the wall with a falcon and 'LACONS' beneath. DT 2005 .

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Oliver Brothers Sudbury Edwardstone, Mill Green White Horse On the wall, a fading painted sign with lettering: 'OLIVER BROS FINE ALES & STOUT'. SL 2003; WRB photo 2007 Picture

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E Lacon & Co Ltd Great Yarmouth Eye, 3 Church Street Kings Head (former) Two large painted signs on the brickwork - white lettering on green background 'LACONS ALES & SPIRITS'. RB 2003; HR 2005; WRB photo 2007; NSm 2009 Picture

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Norwich Brewery Co (Watney subsidiary) (ex Morgan Brewery) Norwich Eye, 7 Cross Street Queens Head Brown plaque: 'THE NORWICH BREWERY CO. - LOCAL BREWERS SINCE 1844' surrounding an oak tree trademark. WRB photo 2007 Picture

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Norwich Brewery Co (Watney subsidiary) (ex Morgan Brewery) Norwich Framlingham, College Road White Horse Above the door, a lantern - 'THE NORWICH BREWERY CO - LOCAL BREWERS SINCE 1844' and Oak Tree trademark. MTi 2016 .

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E Lacon & Co Ltd Great Yarmouth Fressingfield, The Street Swan Above the pub pole sign, a falcon standing on a barrel, all painted gold. BHK 2012 .

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Cobbold & Co Ltd Ipswich Hadleigh, 126 High Street Shoulder of Mutton (former) Raised lettering on the frontage: 'COBBOLD'S ... ALES & SPIRITS'. Converted to a house. WRB photo 2007 Picture

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Tollemache & Cobbold Breweries Ltd Ipswich Hadleigh, 46 Bridge Street White Hart Raised lettering on the frontage: 'TOLLY COBBOLD ... ALES & SPIRITS'. WRB photo 2007 Picture

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E Lacon & Co Ltd Great Yarmouth Halesworth, Broadway Triple Plea Lacon falcon above the pub pole sign. A plaque set into the wall with a falcon and 'LACONS' beneath. DT photo 2006 Picture

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Tollemache & Cobbold Breweries Ltd Ipswich Ipswich, 293 Norwich Road Emperor (former) Bold relief lettering on front - 'TOLLY' and 'COBBOLD'. By 2014, the pub had been converted into supermarket, but the lettering survives. SP 2003; SP photo 2014 Picture

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Tollemache & Cobbold Breweries Ltd Ipswich Ipswich, Cliff Quay Brewery Tap In the interior of this pub which sits in the shadow of Cobbold's former brewery. Etched windows (presumably relocated from elsewhere), including 'TOLLEMACHES ... FINE ALES & STOUT'. Other Tolly Cobbold memorabilia inside. KLa photo 2012 Picture

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E Lacon & Co Ltd Great Yarmouth Knodishall, B1069 Coldfair Green Butchers Arms Two plaques set in rectangular wall panels with falcons and 'LACONS'. Good tiled pub name panel in Lacon's style - brown lettering on cream. TACS 2002; DT photo 2006 Picture

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E Lacon & Co Ltd Great Yarmouth Lowestoft - Pakefield, Wilson Road Jolly Sailors Art deco style tower with LACONS in vertical relief lettering. DT photo 2006 Picture

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E Lacon & Co Ltd Great Yarmouth Lowestoft, 108 Carlton Road Morning Star On each wing of the front elevation is a decorative roundel - on the left 'EL', on the right, the date 1936. The very attractive shopfront-style frontage has decorative lettering on the fascia: 'LACONS ... THE MORNING STAR ... ALES'. DT 2006; WRB photo 2006; AH 2009 Picture

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Norwich Brewery Co (Watney subsidiary) (ex Morgan Brewery) Norwich Lowestoft, 131 High Street Globe A Norwich Brewery lantern sign with oak tree trademark. DT 2005; WRB photo 2006 Picture

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Steward Patteson Finch & Co Norwich Lowestoft, 133a High Street Old Blue Anchor (Old Blue Anchor Stores) Fine original panel on the corner with lettering in relief: an anchor illustration, then 'THE OLD BLUE ANCHOR STORES - 1888'. In the corners are the initials: 'S - P - F - Co'. RB reports that this brewery was the precursor of Steward & Patteson Ltd, and existed between 1837 and 1895. DT photo 2005; RB 2005; AH 2009; MBr photo 2016 Picture

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E Lacon & Co Ltd Great Yarmouth Lowestoft, 20 Tonning Street Eagle Tavern Tiled sign at roof level: cream tiles with two falcon illustrations facing inwards and lettering 'EAGLE TAVERN - LACONS'. At each side on top of the sign supports, two falcon statuettes looking to the left. DT photo 2006; AH 2009 Picture

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Norwich Brewery Co (Watney subsidiary) (ex Morgan Brewery) Norwich Lowestoft, 233 St Peters Street Tudor Rose Lantern - 'THE NORWICH BREWERY CO - EST SINCE 1844' and Oak Tree trademark. DT 2003; WRB photo 2006 Picture

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E Lacon & Co Ltd Great Yarmouth Lowestoft, 5 Commercial Road Anchor (Anchor Stores) A plain board sign which unusually has both Lacon (falcon) and Whitbread trademarks. Possibly converted to a B&B. WRB photo 2006; AH 2009 Picture

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E Lacon & Co Ltd Great Yarmouth Lowestoft, 60-62 Rotterdam Road Lacon Arms Above the pub pole sign, a Lacon's falcon. DT photo 2003; AH 2009 Picture

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E Lacon & Co Ltd Great Yarmouth Lowestoft, 61 Raglan Street Hearts of Oak The bar door has etched glass with an image of a Lacon falcon and 'BAR'. DT 2003; WRB photo 2006; AH 2009 Picture

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E Lacon & Co Ltd Great Yarmouth Lowestoft, Hollingsworth Road Alderman (Wifflers) Set within the "crazy paving" stonework, on each side of the entrance is a plaque with falcon image and 'LACONS' beneath. Both falcons face left. DT photo 2003; AH 2009 Picture

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Youngman & Preston Lowestoft Lowestoft, Rant Score Youngman & Preston - former Eagle Brewery The brewery was demolished and replaced by a Birds Eye factory. A statuette of the brewery trademark, an Eagle, was retained and stands above the entrance to the Birds Eye premises. DT photo 2003; MBr photo 2016 Picture

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E Lacon & Co Ltd Great Yarmouth Lowestoft, St Margarets Plain First & Last Metal oval plate with falcon image and 'LACON INNS' in gold on a maroon background. Plaque set in white panel with falcon image - facing right - and 'LACONS' beneath. DT photo 2003; AH 2009 Picture

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E Lacon & Co Ltd Great Yarmouth Mettingham, Bungay Road Tally Ho A plaque set into the wall adjacent to the bar door with a falcon image and 'LACONS' beneath. Above the pub pole sign, a falcon standing on a barrel. DT photo 2006; AH 2009 Picture

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Tollemache & Cobbold Breweries Ltd Ipswich Needham Market, 86 High Street, corner of Bridge Street (formerly Bull Lane) Bull (former) Raised lettering on the front wall and side gable: 'TOLLY COBBOLD'. WRB photo 2007; NRo 2007 Picture

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Tollemache & Cobbold Breweries Ltd Ipswich Needham Market, Coddenham Road Rampant Horse Corner pub with raised lettering on walls: 'TOLLY COBBOLD' and 'TOLLY COBBOLD ... ALES & SPIRITS'. AH reports no Tolly signs in October 2007. WRB photo 2007; AH 2007 Picture
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E Lacon & Co Ltd Great Yarmouth Oulton Broad, Bridge Street George Borrow Hotel An etched window with three Lacon falcons. An etched window with 'LACON ALES'. DT photo 2003; AH 2009 Picture

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Norwich Brewery Co (Watney subsidiary) (ex Morgan Brewery) Norwich Oulton, 28 Oulton Street Blue Boar Blue plaque - 'THE NORWICH BREWERY CO. - LOCAL BREWERS SINCE 1844' surrounding an oak tree trademark. DT photo 2003 Picture

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Tollemache & Cobbold Breweries Ltd Ipswich Stowmarket, 65 Stowupland Street Pickerel Lettering on the front, quite recently repainted: 'Tolly Cobbold Ales & Spirits' . RWo 2011 .

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J C Mauldon & Sons Sudbury Sudbury, 43 Friars Street Angel Etched windows - one example - 'THE ANGEL - MAULDON & SON'S UNRIVALLED STOUT'. NB 2005 reports that the "Unrivalled Stout" window has gone. However, one remains, identical, except it advertises "Choice Blends of Scotch Whiskies". AH confirms no Mauldon windows in 2007. SL 2003; NB 2005; AH 2007 .
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Oliver Brothers Sudbury Sudbury, 59-60 Cross Street White Hart (former) A former pub with a fine set of etched windows. These incorporate a 'stag' motif and good lettering: 'OLIVER BROs ... FINE ALES' and 'OLIVER BROs ... STOUT & PORTER'. The former bar doors have lettering 'BAR ... WINES' and 'BAR ... SPIRITS. Possibly closed in the 1960s. WRB photo 2007 Picture

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