Sudbury White Harthistorical era: date unknown
59-60 Cross St
grid reference TL 867 409Something 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 06/04/2016
Originally built in the 14th century, the building was extended several times until the 17th century; greatly altered in the 18th and 19th centuries. Not originally built as a public house, the dates it was open are uncertain.
NOT to be confused with another pub of the same name located on Market Hill
A report in the Ipswich Journal** on 29 Oct in 1847 states that :
to be let White Hart, Sudbury - The only reason the Proprietor & present occupier, Mr PETTIT wishes to let is that he has another extensive business, a distance off which requires attention.
A report in the Ipswich Journal** on 17 Mar in 1848 states that :
to be sold White Hart, Sudbury - The only reason the Proprietor & present occupier, Mr PETTIT wishes to sell is that he has another extensive business, a distance off which requires attention.
(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 Bob Mitchell)