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Old Gas Station #724675
Mon Feb 11 2019 01:43 PM
Mon Feb 11 2019 01:43 PM
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Binghamton, NY
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Probably the first non major brand of gas in the area (Binghamton, NY). I remember it as early as the 50s, but could be earlier. It was on what was a major route and they had a small similar building on the opposite side of the road with pumps. Got 'em comin' and goin'. Pipe's ran under the road.

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Re: Old Gas Station [Re: AlF] #724678
Mon Feb 11 2019 02:47 PM
Mon Feb 11 2019 02:47 PM
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So. Ca.
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looks too be one of the more elaborate stations, cool - .. ... cool


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Re: Old Gas Station [Re: AlF] #724689
Mon Feb 11 2019 07:18 PM
Mon Feb 11 2019 07:18 PM
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California
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I love the combination of stone and brickwork!

Thanks for sharing!

Rob

Re: Old Gas Station [Re: AlF] #724692
Mon Feb 11 2019 08:11 PM
Mon Feb 11 2019 08:11 PM
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Hillsdale, Michigan
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That would make an awesome home......beautiful building.
Darin


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Re: Old Gas Station [Re: AlF] #724709
Tue Feb 12 2019 11:25 AM
Tue Feb 12 2019 11:25 AM
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Western, WI.
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Awesome thanks for posting!


Thanks
Mike

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Re: Old Gas Station [Re: AlF] #724712
Tue Feb 12 2019 11:54 AM
Tue Feb 12 2019 11:54 AM
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Hays, Kansas
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Very cool!

Re: Old Gas Station [Re: AlF] #724721
Tue Feb 12 2019 02:20 PM
Tue Feb 12 2019 02:20 PM
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Binghamton, NY
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I found out some more info on this place. Originally the garage bays were in the basement. Used to drive around back where the back basement wall was exposed. They have since been sealed and backfilled.

Re: Old Gas Station [Re: AlF] #725056
Sun Feb 17 2019 09:41 PM
Sun Feb 17 2019 09:41 PM
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Hays, Kansas
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Sweet!!


Braden Splichal

Re: Old Gas Station [Re: AlF] #726288
Sun Mar 10 2019 08:14 AM
Sun Mar 10 2019 08:14 AM
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Georgia
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What is the street address please? I would like to do a little internet research on the building. Maybe even could find some old pictures!!
Thanks for the post!
Dave

Re: Old Gas Station [Re: AlF] #726429
Mon Mar 11 2019 08:42 AM
Mon Mar 11 2019 08:42 AM
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Binghamton, NY
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Dr. Dave,

Sorry it took me a while to respond, I was out of town. I drove by it but there isn't a number on the building. The small building across the street (K Snell Auto) had pumps to catch traffic both ways is 573 Court St, Binghamton, NY 13904. It's real close to the city/town line, so it may physically be in Kirkwood, NY. Here is a Google map link:

https://www.google.com/maps/place/K...5d376a81b!8m2!3d42.1047678!4d-75.8563954

I'd like to know what you find. Good Luck

Al


Re: Old Gas Station [Re: AlF] #728471
Sun Apr 21 2019 07:01 AM
Sun Apr 21 2019 07:01 AM
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Indiana, United States
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Man, the possibilities. Remodel with living space and a really neat place to display your collection.

Re: Old Gas Station [Re: AlF] #728483
Sun Apr 21 2019 01:33 PM
Sun Apr 21 2019 01:33 PM
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South of St. Louis, MO USA
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Love the masonry work on both the old gas station buildings.
Here is a Google Maps link with Street View option

https://goo.gl/maps/CkFxjTHRJs6VjuVx7


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