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South Western Inn

Picture source: David Fisher


 
The South Western Inn was originally called the Railway Refreshment Inn and first appears in the 1871 census for Weeke and so was built between 1861 and 1871. It was located on Station Hill and was the closest pub to the station. Its name changed to the South Western Inn in 1920 . The site remained as a pub until 1992 when it closed and is now the Register Office for Births, Deaths and Marriages.
 
Source: Barry Taylor
 

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John Kelly 1971/1974 Was in the Pay Corps. This was the go to pub. Juke box had the best of soul music records. Also had a great table football game. Had a few rammies at closing time with some of the civvies. Great times had by all.