Bury St Edmunds Sword in Handhistorical era: mid 20th century
52 Southgate St
grid reference TL 861 633Something 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 West Suffolk & Borders branch.
last updated 14/09/2017
The building dates from the 17th century.
This pub has also been reported at 54, 64 & 66 Southgate Street.
It's shown on this OS town plan of 1885.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(1861 census information from Malcolm Fairley)
(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)
(*** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)