Westhorpe Westhorpe Hallhistorical era: late 20th century
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last updated 11/04/2015
Burnt down, this 18th century hotel stood on the site of the original Westhorpe Hall, which had been a residence of Mary Tudor, who died there.
A report in the Ipswich Journal** of February 1860 states that :
John Seaman, of Westhorpe, was charged with having his alehouse open for the sale of beer during prohibited hours, and convicted in the penalty of £1 3s 6d and costs at the 28th February 1860 Hartismere Petty Sessions
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)