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Hadleigh Chequers

historical era: ancient

closed 1748

High St?

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CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.

last updated 11/04/2015

Historic pub


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

(Historic details supplied by Bob Mitchell)


Note

The chequerboard as a pub sign may have its origins from Roman taverns when a board game like draughts was often advertised and played. It may also be an ancient sign to indicate the landlord was a money-lender or could offer secure storage for a travellers valuables.