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Bungay White Horse


closed 1980

45 Staithe Rd

grid reference TM 340 896

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listed building grade II

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CAMRA North-East Suffolk branch.

last updated 14/07/2015

Built late 16th or early 17th century.

A report in the Bury & Norwich Post** in 1884 (Feb-19) when Harry Brown was landlord states:

The landlord, Brown, was offered 2 trusses of hay for 3s 6d he countered with a bid of 2s 6d and a pint of beer. The purchase was made.

A report in the Ipswich Journal*** on 25 Sep in 1858 states the :

Auction of the White Horse, Bungay, for many years, in the occupation of Mr William CHALKER

In Dec 1982 edition of Last Orders**** it was reported that the White Horse was closed.

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

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

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)

(**** Last Orders is a free local newsletter - published by Suffolk CAMRA members since 1978)