app
close

Important Covid information

If all goes according to plan, the first tranche of pubs (those that are able to serve drinkers outdoors) may be able to reopen on April 12th. Though of course, in a situation like this, nothing is guaranteed. The rest of our pubs may be permitted to reopen from May 17th.

Pubs providing takeaways continue to be listed on this page.

Those planning to reopen when permitted are listed on this page.

Halesworth White Lion

Halesworth White Lion

also traded as Blue Boar, Lyon

closed 22nd November 1964

opened before 1590

London Rd

grid reference TM 386 774

The pub was built some time in the 16th century. Documents from 1590 record "Ye Lyone Inne".

It's also historically listed at Pound Street (1839 - 1900) and 39 Thoroughfare (1912).

It's shown (though not named) on this old OS map from about the end of the 19th century. interactive map

old OS map

Map

map

Gallery

expand

Historical interest

Historical interest

expand

Landlords

Landlords

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

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

Old OS map reproduced with the permission of the National Library of Scotland.

X