Beccles White Lion
also traded as as: White Lyonhistorical era: mid 20th century
opened 1774 (built)
grid reference TM 422 904Something we've got wrong about this establishment? Something more you think we should know about it? Please email us
listed building grade II
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CAMRA North-East Suffolk branch.
last updated 31/01/2017
The building dates from the 18th century.
Historically the White Lion was listed as a Family & Commercial Hotel & Posting House. It may also be listed as an Inn and Excise Office.
Another address that has been listed for the inn is 11-12 New Market and it maybe that an earlier inn of the same name was located at that site.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)
(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)
(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)