Ipswich Golden Lion Tap

historical era: date unknown


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CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.

last updated 16/07/2015

Listed separately from the Golden Lion in the 1861 census. The 1916 Kelly's Directory lists Lion Hotel Vaults in Town Hall Passage (no further information), which may refer to this establishment.

A report in the Ipswich Journal** in July 1835 states :

Died on the 8th July, after a long and tedious affliction, aged 39; Mr Robert Maidwell, of the Golden Lion Tap, Ipswich.

(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)