Real Ale is sold here.
49 High St, IP14 6QN
grid reference TM 174 631
Small one bar pub with steps up from road and a wooden floor. Until recent years was still licensed as a beer house. Lots of horse brasses, village photographs and miniature bottles on display in bar area. Two TVs used for terrestrial sport TV. Keenly priced homed cooked food. Darts team. Occasional live music,karaoke and quiz nights. Splendid view of church from patio to rear of pub and bell ringers use pub after practice sessions on Tuesdays.
Nearest railway station
To be sold by auction, by direction of the Trustees under the Will of the late Mr John Wythe, deceased, Lot 3, the Woolpack beer house, at Debenham, with stabling etc., in occupation of Mr J K Sidgwick, and his under tenant.Ipswich Journal, April 1875
(It was later reported in July 1875 that the Woolpack beer house, let on lease to Mr Sidgwick for £16 per annum had been sold to a Mr Philip Gooding for £260)
In 1937 the pub was listed in Kelly's Directory as one of 220 pubs that were retailing beer that they were brewing.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)