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last updated 14/09/2017

Bury St Edmunds Cricketers Inn

also traded as as: Green Dragon, Cricketer's Arms

historical era: late 20th century

142 King's Rd

Overview | Historical info | Public transport | Map

The pub was demolished in the 1970s.

The Cricketers stood on the north side of what's now King's Road, roughly where the roundabout junction with Parkway is now, as shown on this OS town plan of 1885.

old OS map

Field Lane became Cemetery Road after 1851 and then King's Road. in the 20th century.

The pub's listed at 20 Field Lane by 1851, 50 Cemetery Road by 1874, 142 Cemetery Road by 1901 and finally at 142 King's Road (there was a good deal of street renaming and renumbering).


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

(1861 census information from Malcolm Fairley)

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

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)