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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 known to be planning to reopen as soon as permitted are listed on this page.

Horham Eight Bells

Horham Eight Bells

also traded as Six Bells, Bells

closed 5th July 1913

The Street

grid reference TM 205 723

The former Eight Bells is now residential and called Old Eight Bells House. The pub was forced to close in 1913 as part of a scheme to reduce the number of alcohol licenses.

It's shown on this old OS map from about the end of the 19th century. interactive map

old OS map

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)

(old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)

Closure date from the Hoxne licensing records.

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

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


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