CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.last updated 14/01/2017
Ipswich Red Lyonhistorical era: ancient
A reference appears in the Ipswich Journal, July 6th 1728***, to the Red Lyon in Brook street, Ipswich.
To be lett, the Red-Luon in Brook Street, Ipswich, an ancient and well accustomed Publick-House, the Stock and Goods to be taken at a fair Appraisement. Enquire of Mr. William Trotman, at the said House, the present Tenant, James Biddell, having taken the Bradfield Manger, near Bury.Ipswich Journal, May 18th 1765***
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)