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Framlingham Crown & Anchor

Framlingham Crown & Anchor

also traded as White Hart

North West, 52.22177,1.34469

closed December 2011

opened victorian

Church St, IP13 9BQ

grid reference TM 285 634

It's shown (but unnamed) on this old OS map from about 1903 (interactive map)

old OS map

The pub was reported to have been purchased for conversion into residential housing in November 2012. It was found de-signed and repainted when visited in May 2013.

The building dates from the 16th century, with early 19th century extensions.





Historical interest

Historical interest





Crown & Anchor was once the name of a dice game used for gambling

NOTE: A messuage equates to a dwelling-house and may include outbuildings, orchard, curtilage or court-yard and garden - this may have been an earlier structure to the current property.

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

(some old PO directory information courtesy of

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)

(**** Last Orders is a free local newsletter - published by Suffolk CAMRA memers since 1978)

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