Beccles Ship Inn
closed between 1969 and 1980?
10 Bridge St
grid reference TM 421 910
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CAMRA North-East Suffolk branch.
last updated 20/07/2015
Shown as a pub on the 1969 OS map but seems to be gone by the 1980 sheet, so presumably closed some time between those dates.
A report in the Ipswich Journal** on 13 Sep in 1800 states that :
At the sign of the Ship, near Beccles Bridge, there will be a Main of Cocks. From your humble servant, Henry BLUNDERFIELD.
On 8 May 1906 planning permission was approved for alterations to the Ship Inn.
(information from Allan)
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)