8 Camps Rd, CB9 8HB
grid reference TL 671 455
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Local licensing authority for Haverhill is St Edmundsbury
CAMRA West Suffolk & Borders branch.
last updated 14/07/2015
Keen on traditional games
Bus stop nearby (see public transport tab for details)
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)
(1861 census information from Malcolm Fairley)
(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)
(*** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)
Name may be a sympathetic reference to a Papal bull - a lead seal attached to official religious edicts or documents - or a reference to Henry VIII who introduced a bulls head into his coat-of-arms after he defied a papal bull in 1538. Bull baiting was also quite widespread until it was banned in 1835.