Photo of Black Horse


opened 1843?

closed 1974 circa

Aldeburgh Black Horse

257 High St

grid reference TM 463 561

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last updated 19/02/2016

Local rumours suggest that this lost pub was once a centre for local smugglers on the edge of the marsh.

The 1904 Woodbridge licensing records show that the Black Horse's beerhouse license was issued in 1843. It got a full license on Februray 6th 1961.

The building seems to have been abandoned for some years and is looking quite derelict.

A report in the Ipswich Journal** on 06 Sep in 1879 contained a Reference to Samuel MARJORAM at the Black Horse Inn.

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

(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)