Oldgas.com Home  
Home | Help | Events | Auctions | Parts | Contact
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Page 1 of 2 1 2
July..Found Along The Way! #428276
Sun Jul 07 2013 03:17 PM
Sun Jul 07 2013 03:17 PM
Joined: Nov 2005
Posts: 8,993
Antioch,IL
oldnfuelish Offline OP
Veteran Member
oldnfuelish  Offline OP
Veteran Member
Joined: Nov 2005
Posts: 8,993
Antioch,IL
Afternoon all. Had some Internet issues with the "Idevices" but got it straightened out now. Time for another addition of FATW! Went to Harvard,il a couple weeks back,and finally stopped and got a couple pics of this old station..must have been quite a place in its day!




And while on a job the other day,I stopped and saw a friends backyard display.several items came from me..


I really like the look of the shed. To bad his "nice " neighbor has called the health inspector on him because of the tank.nothing in it,but they are trying to make him get rid of it.hes fighting it.

Last are a couple pics from another friend,who was up in N Dakota.


So lets see the pics of the stuff you have found on your hunting travels,and thanks in advance for the pics! Take care all!


Looking for gas,oil related clocks,especially neon and spinners .clock repair available. Mick
Value Questions and Showcase forums

Please - NO offers to Buy or Sell in this forum category

Statements such as, "I'm thinking about selling this." are considered an offer to sell.
Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: oldnfuelish] #428279
Sun Jul 07 2013 03:19 PM
Sun Jul 07 2013 03:19 PM
Joined: Jun 2013
Posts: 482
Lancaster, PA
N
nam5072 Offline
Petro Enthusiast
nam5072  Offline
Petro Enthusiast
N
Joined: Jun 2013
Posts: 482
Lancaster, PA
SWEET smile

Last edited by nam5072; Sun Jul 07 2013 03:19 PM.
Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: nam5072] #428320
Sun Jul 07 2013 06:06 PM
Sun Jul 07 2013 06:06 PM
Joined: Feb 2010
Posts: 2,071
Louisville, Kentucky
LOWright Online content
Veteran Member
LOWright  Online Content
Veteran Member
Joined: Feb 2010
Posts: 2,071
Louisville, Kentucky
Here's a place i would like to have seen in it's hayday! New Albany, Indiana…100 years from the Ohio river ...Mick, it even has a clock!

Gas Station New Albany, Indiana.jpgGas Station New Albany, Indiana 2.jpg

Rare pumps, Chevrolet items, Goldon Tip Gasoline, Marathon (running man)
Cell # 1-502-396-3435 email lowright@aol.com
Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: LOWright] #428322
Sun Jul 07 2013 06:09 PM
Sun Jul 07 2013 06:09 PM
Joined: Nov 2005
Posts: 8,993
Antioch,IL
oldnfuelish Offline OP
Veteran Member
oldnfuelish  Offline OP
Veteran Member
Joined: Nov 2005
Posts: 8,993
Antioch,IL
COOL!


Looking for gas,oil related clocks,especially neon and spinners .clock repair available. Mick
Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: oldnfuelish] #428323
Sun Jul 07 2013 06:13 PM
Sun Jul 07 2013 06:13 PM
Joined: Dec 2003
Posts: 3,353
Butte, Montana USA
Alex Offline
Veteran Member
Alex  Offline
Veteran Member
Joined: Dec 2003
Posts: 3,353
Butte, Montana USA
Mick: Wonder if the McLean family specializes in "foot n' mouth" disease? (Insert rimshot here) Thank you ladies and gentlemen, I will be here all week......


Alex
Looking for Texaco and Power Gasoline items
Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: Alex] #428354
Sun Jul 07 2013 07:26 PM
Sun Jul 07 2013 07:26 PM
Joined: Dec 2010
Posts: 1,233
Maryland
Nicole Offline
Veteran Member
Nicole  Offline
Veteran Member
Joined: Dec 2010
Posts: 1,233
Maryland
Owen,

I bet with a building as handsome as that, there might be pictures in the local historical society???

Wonder what the top floor was used for...

Last edited by Nicole; Sun Jul 07 2013 07:26 PM.
Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: Nicole] #428361
Sun Jul 07 2013 07:50 PM
Sun Jul 07 2013 07:50 PM
Joined: Feb 2010
Posts: 2,071
Louisville, Kentucky
LOWright Online content
Veteran Member
LOWright  Online Content
Veteran Member
Joined: Feb 2010
Posts: 2,071
Louisville, Kentucky
Originally Posted By: Nicole
Owen,

I bet with a building as handsome as that, there might be pictures in the local historical society???

Wonder what the top floor was used for...


I'll try to check into that……There is a small 2nd floor now but i'm not sure if it was always there or maybe just a tall impressive ceiling…..


Rare pumps, Chevrolet items, Goldon Tip Gasoline, Marathon (running man)
Cell # 1-502-396-3435 email lowright@aol.com
Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: LOWright] #428664
Tue Jul 09 2013 06:22 AM
Tue Jul 09 2013 06:22 AM
Joined: Dec 2012
Posts: 327
Alabama
TheGriffin Offline
Petro Enthusiast
TheGriffin  Offline
Petro Enthusiast
Joined: Dec 2012
Posts: 327
Alabama
Here was a surprise I ran across in a farmers field yesterday in south Alabama.

IMG-20130708-00205.jpgIMG-20130708-00206.jpg

Looking for any Alabama based globes and advertising such as Coastal, Rebel, Interstate Oil, Foster Oil (supertane), Mutual, Oil Well, etc...
Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: TheGriffin] #428769
Tue Jul 09 2013 05:30 PM
Tue Jul 09 2013 05:30 PM
Joined: Jul 2006
Posts: 518
Midwest
Maps for the memories Offline
Petro Enthusiast
Maps for the memories  Offline
Petro Enthusiast
Joined: Jul 2006
Posts: 518
Midwest
Mick--
The Harvard station was owned by Shields Oil. At one point in time they carried Cities Service. It's a great station. I wish someone would completely restore it.

Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: Maps for the memories] #429031
Wed Jul 10 2013 05:01 PM
Wed Jul 10 2013 05:01 PM
Joined: Jul 2000
Posts: 7,846
South of St. Louis, MO USA
Oldgas Offline
Moderator
Oldgas  Offline
Moderator
Joined: Jul 2000
Posts: 7,846
South of St. Louis, MO USA
Saw this on vacation. The building is fairly generic, but the name and mountaintop location are pretty cool.

lookout-mtn-service.jpg
Lookout Mountain Service, Tennessee


Jim "Oldgas" Potts
Your host and moderator
Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: Maps for the memories] #429040
Wed Jul 10 2013 05:18 PM
Wed Jul 10 2013 05:18 PM
Joined: Nov 2005
Posts: 8,993
Antioch,IL
oldnfuelish Offline OP
Veteran Member
oldnfuelish  Offline OP
Veteran Member
Joined: Nov 2005
Posts: 8,993
Antioch,IL
Originally Posted By: Maps for the memories
Mick--
The Harvard station was owned by Shields Oil. At one point in time they carried Cities Service. It's a great station. I wish someone would completely restore it.

That's good info.im gonna have to see if I can find some old pics.its not too far away!


Looking for gas,oil related clocks,especially neon and spinners .clock repair available. Mick
Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: oldnfuelish] #449528
Sat Jul 20 2013 07:32 PM
Sat Jul 20 2013 07:32 PM
Joined: Nov 2008
Posts: 2,576
Downey , CA
pumpingethyl Offline
Veteran Member
pumpingethyl  Offline
Veteran Member
Joined: Nov 2008
Posts: 2,576
Downey , CA
Pulled off the freeway to get gas on a recent road trip and stumbled across this Ford sign....not for sale


Dennis Leith / Always looking for unusual Gilmore Oil Company items and Automobilia Displays
Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: oldnfuelish] #450300
Tue Jul 23 2013 05:16 PM
Tue Jul 23 2013 05:16 PM
Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 1,541
Calgary AB
Gasman84470 Offline
Veteran Member
Gasman84470  Offline
Veteran Member
Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 1,541
Calgary AB
Not used to passing these at 65 mph!

phprwcxp4PM.jpg
Last edited by Gasman84470; Tue Jul 23 2013 05:17 PM.
Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: Gasman84470] #450302
Tue Jul 23 2013 05:19 PM
Tue Jul 23 2013 05:19 PM
Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 1,541
Calgary AB
Gasman84470 Offline
Veteran Member
Gasman84470  Offline
Veteran Member
Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 1,541
Calgary AB
Sentinels on the road. Will that be gas or coffee?

phpDGHbK0PM.jpg
Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: Gasman84470] #450304
Tue Jul 23 2013 05:21 PM
Tue Jul 23 2013 05:21 PM
Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 1,541
Calgary AB
Gasman84470 Offline
Veteran Member
Gasman84470  Offline
Veteran Member
Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 1,541
Calgary AB
DB's Iowa hometown?

phpEP0nPAPM.jpg
Page 1 of 2 1 2

Moderated by  Oldgas, Ryan Underthun, Watchdog8 

Click for an eBay Search Form and lots more live petro auction listings

Copyright © 2018 Primarily Petroliana Interactive, All Rights Reserved

Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1.1
(Release build 20180111)
Page Time: 0.031s Queries: 20 (0.007s) Memory: 1.9228 MB (Peak: 2.0772 MB) Zlib disabled. Server Time: 2018-07-21 00:29:45 UTC