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The Queens Head Alley
As you go up Queen's Head Alley the house on the left was once an inn. Built in the late 1400s and originally called the Blue Boar it pre-dates the Crown Hotel by some 60 years. 

The name was changed to the Queen's Head before 1800 so probably refers to Queen "Bloody" Mary I who came to Framlingham twice, taking refuge in 1550 and re-visiting after being crowned.  In the early days the rear of the inn was used by bear-leaders while the bears slept outside. 

In the 19th century vagrants used to shelter there for 1d per night.  The archway is thought to be the original toll entrance into Framlingham.