Google Street View Discovers Secret Wars In A Pub

Google Street View Discovers Secret Wars In A Pub

So you're going for a drive in the Shetland Isles in the UK. You approach a remote coastal village, there are fishing boats, small dwellings, an approaching pub… hang on… what's that ahead?

Google Street View Discovers Secret Wars In A Pub

Brightly coloured chaps, looking very peculiar… let's go take a closer look.

Google Street View Discovers Secret Wars In A Pub

Surely this is the secret hiding place of the new Justice League/Avengers crossover, or something like that! The Pierhead Restaurant & Bar in the village of Voe in the Shetland Isles. No one will find them here!

Google Street View Discovers Secret Wars In A Pub

Apart from Google Street View that is.

Google Street View Discovers Secret Wars In A Pub

Goodbye everyone, we won't tell!

UPDATE: I spoke to the manager of the Pierhead who tells me that this scene occurred a couple of weekends ago, and was most likely a stag do/birthday party – it's common for themed events to travel through the island stopping off at various drinking holes. That's the cover story anyway…

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