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Looking for Photos of the "Barrel" which opened in IB in late 1920's as an A&W Restaurant

Jul 09, 2015 08:49PM ● Published by Paul Spear

I am looking for any Photos and History available for the A&W Root Beer Barrel which was opened as a restaurant in Imperial Beach in the late 1920's and now resides on Palm Avenue across the street from Raley's. Each month we hope to do a historical article about the Imperial Beach Community.

You will get credit for your contribution to the article!

Also, we will be looking for future ideas and information in the future.

Please email all information to

I spent a few hours in  the IB Library today and more on the internet and there was very little if none available.

Thank you for your help!

Paul Spear, Editor

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