CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.last updated 16/05/2018
also traded as as: Sheershistorical era: ancient
The Shears is known to have been trading in 1744 as the Sheers, but had closed by the 1880s.
It's listed as the Shears in St Margaret Street.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)