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Bury St Edmunds White Hart

also traded as as: Mitre

historical era: mid 20th century

opened 1741

34 or 35 Southgate St

grid reference TL 859 635

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listed building grade II

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CAMRA West Suffolk & Borders branch.

last updated 10/03/2016

Parts of the building date back to the 15th century, with 16th and 19th century alterations.

A report in the Ipswich Journal*** in Jul 1810 states that : An announcement was made of the death on the 9th of July, of Mrs Mann wife of Mr Mann, of the White Hart, Bury.

A report in the Ipswich Journal** on 21 Apr in 1857 states that : To be let, the White Hart Inn, BSE. inquire of Mr PERFECT, the tenant (a similar advert in 27 Sep edition of the paper asks interested people to "Apply to the Southgate Brewery" instead)

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

(1861 census information from Malcolm Fairley)

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

(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)