CAMRA West Suffolk & Borders branch.last updated 25/01/2020
Sudbury White Swan
also traded as as: Sawnhistorical closure era: ancient
The White Swan is known to have been open at least as early as 1744, as it was mentioned in that year in the Ipswich Journal**.
Whereas a horse belonging to a gentleman is detained at the White Swan in Sudbury, Suffolk, for his upkeeping this is to give notice that the said horse will be exposed for sale on Wednesday the 26th inst. Ann Smith of the said Inn.December 22nd 1744
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(** report reproduced with kind permission from Foxearth & District Local History Society)
(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)