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Re: FATW -- Found Along The Way -- November 2009 [Re: thermactor] #159466
Tue Nov 10 2009 06:12 PM
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Here's a couple of old stations I saw in Gadsden, Alabama. I hope they come through. This is the first time I've tried resizing the pictures. As you can see, the leaded glass window is still intact over the door on the Texaco station, first picture...Dale

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Re: FATW -- Found Along The Way -- November 2009 [Re: Dale Stephens] #160118
Sun Nov 15 2009 12:00 PM
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Waterville,Ohio
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Here is one from Tiffin,Ohio.

Working on getting information on it...

Randy

434 N SANDUSKY AND FOURTH TIFFIN OH 01.jpg

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Re: FATW -- Found Along The Way -- November 2009 [Re: Hy-Flash 72] #160121
Sun Nov 15 2009 12:13 PM
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Here is a now and then picture of a Red Head Gas Station from the East side of Toledo,Ohio.

I think it is an ice cream stand now.... grin

Randy

red head 01.jpgred head 02.jpg

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Re: FATW -- Found Along The Way -- November 2009 [Re: Hy-Flash 72] #160122
Sun Nov 15 2009 12:20 PM
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Spokane, Washington
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My how things change.

Re: FATW -- Found Along The Way -- November 2009 [Re: hillsideshortleg] #160173
Sun Nov 15 2009 06:02 PM
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Sunbury, PA, USA
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Isn't that amazing. I love those "then and now" shots. The changes that sometimes takes place is just jaw dropping. Thanks for posting. Great bunch of pics all around everyone.


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Re: FATW -- Found Along The Way -- November 2009 [Re: lordparaffin] #162484
Mon Nov 30 2009 07:45 AM
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Waterville,Ohio
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Here is a gas station located in Delaware, Ohio. It looks like the service bay is still used. But if you look at the pump island it has not had pumps on it for years.

I wonder what brand of gas it was? laugh

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Re: FATW -- Found Along The Way -- November 2009 [Re: Hy-Flash 72] #162490
Mon Nov 30 2009 09:23 AM
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Michigan
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Linco would be my guess as I have found pictures of 5 stations like that including one at Central & Lake in Delaware, Ohio.

The pictures belong to another oldgasser, not mine to post.

Re: FATW -- Found Along The Way -- November 2009 [Re: Dave Rowlison] #162493
Mon Nov 30 2009 09:39 AM
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Waterville,Ohio
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Dave...That is the address of the station. Central and Lake. Can you email me a picture of that station.

Randy


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Re: FATW -- Found Along The Way -- November 2009 [Re: Hy-Flash 72] #162541
Mon Nov 30 2009 04:42 PM
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Randy;
Here is an old photo of your station. Wish it was clearer.
Was Linco Station #15.
Chuck


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Re: FATW -- Found Along The Way -- November 2009 [Re: Gaspedler] #162544
Mon Nov 30 2009 04:55 PM
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Lebanon, Indiana. USA
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The one in Tiffin, Ohio looks like a Linco or Ohio Oil also.
I don't have any listing for that town in my photos.
Chuck

Re: FATW -- Found Along The Way -- November 2009 [Re: Gaspedler] #162550
Mon Nov 30 2009 05:09 PM
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Lebanon, Indiana. USA
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Here is one in Radnor, Ohio, like the Tiffin, one.
It is an Ohio Oil - Linco station.
Chuck


Re: FATW -- Found Along The Way -- November 2009 [Re: Gaspedler] #162553
Mon Nov 30 2009 05:17 PM
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Always enjoy looking at the old photos. Thanks for the Pics. Chuck. It's always most interesting when you can compare then vs. now.


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Re: FATW -- Found Along The Way -- November 2009 [Re: Gaspedler] #162557
Mon Nov 30 2009 05:35 PM
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Waterville,Ohio
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Chuck,

Thanks for uploading the picture of the Linco station. I have a person that is doing research on the Tiffin one. I was thinking Paragon at first but I know where the Paragon stations in Tiffin were located at.

Do you have dates when the Linco was open?

Randy


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Re: FATW -- Found Along The Way -- November 2009 [Re: Hy-Flash 72] #162625
Tue Dec 01 2009 03:30 AM
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Lebanon, Indiana. USA
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Don't have a date when the Linco Station was opened.
Would have been in the late 1920's.
I will see if I can find out.

The Ohio Oil bought Linco in 1924. At that time Linco stations were primarily located in western Indiana and Eastern Illinois near their refinery in Robinson.
The Ohio expanded those into Ohio and Michigan.

I know that on September 1, 1939 The Ohio ceased using the name Linco, and renamed their stations Marathon, which of course they got from the purchase of Transcontinental Oil in 1930.

Chuck

Re: FATW -- Found Along The Way -- November 2009 [Re: Gaspedler] #163190
Fri Dec 04 2009 10:30 AM
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