Halesworth Three Tuns

Halesworth Three Tuns

also traded as Tuns

East, 52.34279,1.50055

closed 18th October 1910

opened pre-1874

12 Market Place

grid reference TM 385 774

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

old OS map

The building dates from the 1520s. It was for many years the home to the Halesworth Social Club, but in 2015 was converted into an antiques market.

The pub was licensed in 1874 as just "The Tuns"; the name appears to have changed in 1887. According to the Listed Buildings Register, "The Inn was a centre for the wool merchants of the district."

it closed on October 18th 1910, as part of a scheme to reduce the number of alcohol licenses.





Historical interest

Historical interest




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

(some old PO directory information courtesy of

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)

Closure date from Blything licensing records.

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

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