Bungay White Horse
45 Staithe Rd
grid reference TM 340 896
listed building grade II
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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)