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Great Britain The Witch ball Inn Whitchurch April 2019

Stevepg

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So this place has nothing now but  memories and juvenile grafitti 

The Witch Ball Inn was popular with the army guys in the 1940s, due to its proximity to Prees Heath airfield. In particular the Americans stationed there took a special liking to it. And yet after that there's very little on the place. It boasted an impressive function room and a now filled-in swimming pool,  At some point in the 1980s the building came under new ownership and the name changed to The Cherry Tree Hotel. The swimming pool was actually converted into a fish pond, and a fountain was installed in the bar area. The pub was visited by Michael Cain whenever he was in the area visiting his daughter.  it closed down, around 2005 was boarded up and then was consequentially plundered and trashed. 

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Some cool snippets in there but the place is unfortunately a derphole ?, surprised no one has had those spirals away yet!

 

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thats the third place that a pair of local so called explorers have gone to and put there crap grafiti in, another place they did was the pair of houses nearby where the bone was placed in the chimney , they did all the swasticas and racist stuff and smashed the tv sets and all the stuff

 
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Oh! I thought this was more like kids; i must have missed the suggested houses are they on the same dual carriageway?

 

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Although the place is completely buggered, your pics are alright with this one - nice effort.

Those spirals - nice.

 
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