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Syleham White Horse

Syleham White Horse

South East, 52.35567,1.24812

closed 1965

last owner/operator: S&P

Great Green

grid reference TM 212 780

It can be seen on this old OS map from about 1903 (interactive map)

old OS map

When travelling north east along the Hoxne Road pass Syleham Village Hall on your right. The former White Horse public house can then be seen on your left before the Wingfield Road is reached. It is easily identified from the road by the pub name still displayed on the lamp over the door.
Now used as a private residence.information supplied by John Alborough

The building is thought to have been built in the 16th or 17th century as a farmhouse.





Historical interest

Historical interest




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

Closure date from Hoxne licensing records.

(some old PO directory information courtesy of

(1861 census information from Malcolm Fairley)

(** information supplied by Steve Phillips)

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