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Pakenham Old Bull



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last updated 23/12/2011

A report in the Ipswich Journal** on 10 Jun in 1812 states that :

Sale notice for All that Messuage or Tenement called The Old Bull, pleasantly situated in Pakenham, on the high road leading to BSE, with a barn, stable & other out buildings, yards, gardens & 2 pieces of excellent arable land containing together by survey 7A 2A 3P...subject only to a yearly land-tax of 11s 2d. This small Estate is freehold & well adapted for a person who deals in cattle, poultry or swine. from it's eligible situation...

NOTE: A messuage equates to a dwelling-house and will include outbuildings, orchard, curtilage or court-yard and garden.

We have a possible old pub that may have been called the Bull, but its location isn't right for the description of this pub, so if it was a pub it probably wasn't this one.


(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)

(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)