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Important Covid information

The first tranche of pubs (those able to serve outdoors) have now reopened. The rest of our pubs will be permitted to reopen from May 17th.

Pubs providing takeaways continue to be listed on this page.

Those known to have reopened or to be planning to reopen as soon as 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

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Historical interest

Historical interest

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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.

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