email: roadarch@outlook.com
Loading

Minnesota Icebox & Modern Gas Stations

(hit "refresh" to get the most recent version of this page; click on photos for larger images)

former Pure Oil station
New Brighton, MN
This former Pure Oil station was built in 1957. It later served as a Union 76 station. The building now houses Beach's Long Lake Service. [map]

former Mobil station
New Ulm, MN
This former Mobil station features six cylindrical pumps designed by Eliot Noyes in the late 1960s. They are no longer operable. The pumps were probably accompanied by mushroom-shaped canopies like these in Denton, NC. The building now houses Terry's Auto Service. [map]

former Standard Oil station
Minneapolis, MN

2007:

2011:
This former Standard Oil station was built in 1961. It was originally located near the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. The station was moved here in the 1970s for use as an auto repair shop. In 2006, it was restored for use by Liberty Frozen Custard. In 2011, the custard shop closed and the Wise Acre Eatery moved in. [map]

Sinclair station
Champlin, MN
This Sinclair station was built in the 1950s and is still operating. The Sinclair dinosaur statue is dressed up for holidays. For more, see these websites: 1, 2, and 3. [map]

For more Sinclair dinosaurs, see this section.

former Phillips 66 station
Eveleth, MN
former Phillips 66 station
St. Paul, MN
This former Phillips 66 station in Eveleth now houses a Clark station. [map]

This former Phillips 66 station is now Fort Road Automotive Service. [map]

former Phillips 66 station
Minneapolis, MN
This former Phillips 66 station now houses Red & White Taxi. [map]

former Phillips 66 station
Minneapolis, MN
former Phillips 66 station
Inver Grove Heights, MN
This former Phillips 66 station in Minneapolis housed Minnehaha Coffee since around 2006. This photo is from 2011. In 2013, the building was being renovated for Jakubas Dental Clinkc. The canopy supports have been encased with panels. [map]

This former Phillips 66 station in Inver Grove Heights now houses Natureview Landscaping. [map]

former Phillips 66 station
Farmington, MN
This former Phillips 66 station now houses the KK Auto Ranch used car dealership. [map]

More Minnesota Icebox & Modern Gas Stations:
former Phillips 66 station (Minneapolis)
former Phillips 66 station (Moorhead)
former Pure Oil station (Richfield)
Sinclair station (Sauk Centre) [map]
former Phillips 66 station (Spring Lake Park)

Minnesota
Canopies
Minnesota
Pure Oil
Minnesota
Misc.

Gas Stations Main Page

RoadsideArchitecture.com  
Copyright. All photos at this website are copyrighted and may only be used with my consent. This includes posting them at Facebook, Pinterest, blogs, other websites, personal use, etc.

Tips & Updates. If you have suggestions about places that I haven't covered, historical info, or updates about places/things that have been remodeled or removed, I'd love to hear from you: roadarch@outlook.com.