Ipswich Wilkes Headhistorical era: date unknown
CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.last updated 02/02/2017
The pub was named after John Wilkes, who was held in high esteem for "writing down" the Marquis of Bute.
To be sold, a Freehold Tenement situate in the Fore Hamlet in Ipswich, lately known by the Sign of Wilk's Head.Ipswich Journal, 6th Aug 1774***
It was probably renamed after this sale was completed (presumably it's then one of the other pubs listed in the area).
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)