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#428276 - Sun Jul 07 2013 05:17 PM July..Found Along The Way!
oldnfuelish Offline
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Registered: Wed Nov 02 2005
Loc: 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!
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#428279 - Sun Jul 07 2013 05:19 PM Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: oldnfuelish]
nam5072 Offline
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Registered: Thu Jun 13 2013
Loc: Lancaster, PA
SWEET smile


Edited by nam5072 (Sun Jul 07 2013 05:19 PM)

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#428320 - Sun Jul 07 2013 08:06 PM Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: nam5072]
LOWright Offline
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Registered: Fri Feb 19 2010
Loc: 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!


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#428322 - Sun Jul 07 2013 08:09 PM Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: LOWright]
oldnfuelish Offline
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Registered: Wed Nov 02 2005
Loc: Antioch,IL
COOL!
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Looking for gas,oil related clocks,especially neon and spinners .clock repair available. Mick

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#428323 - Sun Jul 07 2013 08:13 PM Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: oldnfuelish]
Alex Offline
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Registered: Mon Dec 08 2003
Loc: 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......
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Looking for Texaco and Power Gasoline items

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#428354 - Sun Jul 07 2013 09:26 PM Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: Alex]
Nicole Offline
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Registered: Thu Dec 09 2010
Loc: 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...


Edited by Nicole (Sun Jul 07 2013 09:26 PM)

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#428361 - Sun Jul 07 2013 09:50 PM Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: Nicole]
LOWright Offline
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Registered: Fri Feb 19 2010
Loc: 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…..
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#428664 - Tue Jul 09 2013 08:22 AM Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: LOWright]
TheGriffin Offline
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Registered: Tue Dec 04 2012
Loc: Alabama
Here was a surprise I ran across in a farmers field yesterday in south Alabama.


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#428769 - Tue Jul 09 2013 07:30 PM Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: TheGriffin]
Maps for the memories Offline
Petro Enthusiast

Registered: Thu Jul 06 2006
Loc: 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.

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#429031 - Wed Jul 10 2013 07:01 PM Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: Maps for the memories]
Oldgas Offline
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Registered: Tue Jul 25 2000
Loc: South of St. Louis, MO USA
Saw this on vacation. The building is fairly generic, but the name and mountaintop location are pretty cool.


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Description: Lookout Mountain Service, Tennessee


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#429040 - Wed Jul 10 2013 07:18 PM Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: Maps for the memories]
oldnfuelish Offline
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Registered: Wed Nov 02 2005
Loc: 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!
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Looking for gas,oil related clocks,especially neon and spinners .clock repair available. Mick

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#449528 - Sat Jul 20 2013 09:32 PM Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: oldnfuelish]
pumpingethyl Offline
Veteran Member

Registered: Sun Nov 30 2008
Loc: Downey , CA
Pulled off the freeway to get gas on a recent road trip and stumbled across this Ford sign....not for sale
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#450300 - Tue Jul 23 2013 07:16 PM Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: oldnfuelish]
Gasman84470 Offline
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Registered: Sun Jan 13 2013
Loc: Calgary AB
Not used to passing these at 65 mph!


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Edited by Gasman84470 (Tue Jul 23 2013 07:17 PM)

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#450302 - Tue Jul 23 2013 07:19 PM Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: Gasman84470]
Gasman84470 Offline
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Registered: Sun Jan 13 2013
Loc: Calgary AB
Sentinels on the road. Will that be gas or coffee?


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#450304 - Tue Jul 23 2013 07:21 PM Re: July..Found Along The Way! [Re: Gasman84470]
Gasman84470 Offline
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Registered: Sun Jan 13 2013
Loc: Calgary AB
DB's Iowa hometown?


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