Ipswich Royal William
also traded as as: Hoofershistorical era: late 20th century
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 23/12/2016
The Royal William was demolished for a new retail shop, together with the 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 renown 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)