Closed about 1870
grid reference TM 422 907 (approximate location)
As well as the Ravensmere address, the Plough has also been found reported in Newgate Street and Gaol Street (Pigot's 1840).
Died on the 8th February 1865, at Beccles, aged 65, Mr John Ayers, landlord of the Plough Inn. Ipswich Journal, Feb 1865**
Mary Ann Ayers, of the Plough Inn, Beccles, was found guilty of serving intoxicating liquors before 4am on a Monday morning and was fined 12s 6d and 7s 6d costs. Ipswich Journal, Dec 1870**
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)