Photo of Three Tuns

grid reference TM 385 774

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listed building grade II*

CAMRA North-East Suffolk branch.

last updated 21/01/2020

Halesworth Three Tuns

also traded as as: Tuns

historical closure era: Victorian / Edwardian

opened pre-1874

closed October 18th, 1910

12 Market Place

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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.

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

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

old OS map

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

(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)

(** 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.