Market Lavington Museum

The Oak again


This is another fairly recent acquired postcard. The picture may well have been taken on the same occasion as that shown on 13th May this year.

The Royal Oak, Easterton

The Royal Oak, Easterton

This is a ground level view and we can see what a fine old building it was and still is. Perhaps it has been improved by the removal of the single storey slate roofed skittle alley.

The former skittle alley

The former skittle alley

The remainder of the Oak is much as we see it today. But this gives us a reminder of a time when a skittle alley was a pub essential in this part of the world.