Walsham le Willows Swan
also traded as as: Black Swan, White Swanhistorical era: mid 20th century
opened 17th century
closed 1950 circa
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CAMRA West Suffolk & Borders branch.
last updated 30/06/2016
Now a private home called Cygnet House.
A report in the Ipswich Journal** on Feb-19 in 1884 when Henry Pettit was the landlord states that:
Henry Pettit took in John Westley Pollard in as a lodger. Pollard was accused and found guilty of night poaching in Wyken Wood, Bardwell.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(1891 census information from Dudley Diaper)
(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)
(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)