Photo of Bull's Head

grid reference TM 166 443

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listed building grade II

CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.

last updated 30/12/2019

Ipswich Bull's Head

also traded as as: Old Bull's Head

historical closure era: mid 20th century

closed August 31st, 1958

last owner tollemache

Orwell Place

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The building is thought to date from the 17th century.

The Bull's Head is also listed at Orwell Place (in 1839, 1865, 1891 & 1932).

The pub is shown on this OS town plan of 1884.

old OS map

After closure it became a part of "Martin & Newby" a popular hardware shop for many years.

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

Closure date from Ipswich licensing records.

(census information from Dudley Diaper)

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)

(**** historical information from Bob Hall)

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