The Swan Free House Ipswich

About The Swan Free House Ipswich

Listed in 1839 & 1844 as the White Swan. Listed in 1865 at 11 Lower King St One of the oldest inns in town. A perpetual fine of £2 per annum has been imposed on the house since 1664 when the landlord, John Parker gave the money to the parish poor to buy coals on St Thomas day. A report in the Ipswich Journal** in Nov 1800 states that : Saturday last, died, aged 62, Mrs Howard, wife of Mr Howard, of the White Swan, Ipswich. A report in the Ipswich Journal** in May 1860 states that : On the 7th ...

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3 King Street
Ipswich

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