Ipswich Royal William
previously known as Hoofers
141 London Rd
grid reference TM 151 445Something we've got wrong about this establishment? Something more you think we should know about it? Please email us
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CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.
last updated 26/08/2015
Demolished for a new retail shop together with neighbouring Ipswich Arms in 1999.
The name is believed to refer to William IV - but that is unlikely as the pub clearly predates this king renoun for his extravagant lifestyle.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)
(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)