Sun

Status: Open
Address: 47 London Road, RM7 9QA (streetmap) (osm) (gmap) (bingmap) (streetview)
Former address: [also listed as High Street (1862/1851)]
Dates open: C17-
rebuilt c1930s
Owner: Spirit Pub Company
Website: Website
Notes: Until the 1930s, the "Sun" and the "Compasses" (49 London Road, see separate entry) were side by side. Upon rebuilding in the 1930s, the modern "Sun" was built on the site of the former "Compasses". The original site of the "Sun" was 25m to the north-east prior to rebuilding.
Sources: Open date: Pubs History
Owner: WhatPub
OS 1871 (as "inn")/1896 (as "Sun Inn")/1920/1939/1960 (as "Sun")/1972 (as "Sun")
PO 1839/1851 (as "Sun Inn")/1862 (as "Sun Inn")/1867/1871/1874/1878/1895/1899/1902/1906/1914/1917/1922/1929/1933 (all as "Sun" except where noted)
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