Porky's Truck Stop

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  1. navypoppop

    navypoppop Light Load Member

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    I have just been told that Porky's Truck Stop in South of the Border, Dillon, SC has closed. I know that it wasn't much of a place to want to be but a place to park none the less. Does anyone know if this is true or not? It would be nice to know to keep the list current as to where you can go in a bind.
     
  2. IluvCATS

    IluvCATS Road Train Member

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    A moment of silence for Porkys, please.
     
  3. skellr

    skellr Road Train Member

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    How could a place with a name like that not get enough buisnes?


    The end is near!
     
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  4. 48Packard

    48Packard Ol' Two-stop Shag!

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    I Googled it....found no mentions of a closure, for what it’s worth.
     
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  5. Hoofbeats

    Hoofbeats Road Train Member

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    It is still getting parking updates from the parking apps.
     
  6. IluvCATS

    IluvCATS Road Train Member

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    That’s Porky’s 2, “The Next Day”
     
  7. navypoppop

    navypoppop Light Load Member

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    I also googled it showing no closure but if you go onto Fuel Finder it states closed. Oh well I guess the next time in the area I'll have to check it out for peace of mind. It isn't going to cause a lack of sleep
     
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  8. VIDEODROME

    VIDEODROME Road Train Member

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    South of the Border is one of the weirdest roadside tourist traps I've ever seen.
     
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  9. Opus

    Opus Road Train Member

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    Truckers Path has it open and parking updated 7 hours ago......and, yeah, that place is a mess but it's kinda cool too
     
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  10. swervyjoe

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    I always stop in to grab a case a Blenheim ginger ale.
     
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