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last updated 30/12/2019

Southwold Horse Shoe

historical closure era: Victorian / Edwardian

High St

Overview | Historical info

Nothing is known about this pub so far except for a single newspaper report:

To be sold by auction by instruction by the surviving executor of the late Mr William Chapman, deceased. In one lot two freehold messuages, commanding a frontage of 32ft next to and situated in the High Street, one of which has been for the last 25 years used as a beer house, called the Horse Shoe in which a successful business was carried out by the late William Chapman (the son of the above named William Chapman), who was tenant for life of the said premises until his death. Also a cottage, stable, and about 10 rods of garden ground, at the back of the before described premises, with front and back entrance or right of way to the same. A right of a draw well of excellent spring water and convenient outdoor offices.Ipswich Journal, June 1855**

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

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)