The Castle Inn

The Castle Inn, Rochdale, Lancashire

A solid mock-Tudor inn shown on StreetView as offering bed and breakfast, on a bypassed section of the old Manchester Road south-west of the town centre.

The Crawford Hotel

The Crawford Hotel, Exeter, Devon

An impressive, neo-classical pub-cum-hotel on the southern fringes of the city, still open on StreetView.

The Grapes

The Grapes, Stockport, Cheshire

A small, landlocked street-corner pub in a pedestrianised shopping area. Note how, compared with the StreetView image, the lettering has been removed from the gable end. Photos taken on 14 February 2012, three days after the pub closed – Robinson’s didn’t mess about with removing their signage.

The Apollo

The Apollo, Miles Platting, Manchester

A modern estate pub in the shadow of a block of flats. Still looks just about open on StreetView.

The Orange Tree

The Orange Tree, Newport, Monmouthshire

A small pub in Newport’s run-down dockland area of Pill, shown on StreetView as replaced with modern housing.

The Hamlet

The Hamlet, Abbey Hey, Manchester

A large pub close to the Abbey Hey Hotel in an off-the-beaten-track area of East Manchester. A banner still hanging on the wall says “Lots more choice!”