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Texas Canopy Gas Stations (page 5)

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former station
Georgetown, TX
This former station now houses a Keller Williams Realty office. [map]

former station
Shamrock, TX
This former station now houses Olde Station Antiques. [map]

former station
Shamrock, TX
former station
Lamesa, TX
This former station in Shamrock now houses Budget Fuels. The rings on the canopy support poles might indicate this was originally a Conoco station. [map]

This former station in Lamesa appeared to be vacant when this photo was taken in 2012. [map]

former station
Dallas, TX
former Ball service station
Wellington, TX
This former station in Dallas might have been in use as a private residence or office when this photo was taken in 2011. [map]

The Ball service station was built in 1919. The canopy and roof collapsed around 2007. This photo is from 2011. The station is supposedly being restored. However, the building looked the same in 2013. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

former Skelly station
Skellytown, TX
This former Skelly station was probably built in the 1920s or 1930s. Skellytown was named after William G. Skelly, the founder of the Skelly Oil Company. This area was booming with oil drilling and refining during the 1920s. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

former Pure Oil station
San Antonio, TX
This former Pure Oil station was vacant when these photos were taken in 2011. By 2016, the building had been repainted but it was still vacant. [map]

former Pure Oil station [gone]
Houston, TX
This former Pure Oil station might have been in use as a repair shop when these photos were taken in 2011. By 2014, the building had been demolished. For a vintage photo, see this website.

former station
Strawn, TX
This former station was owned and operated by Zim Zimicki. The Zim's building also housed a restaurant and Dr. Pepper bottling plant. It now houses a pottery shop. [map]

former station
Floydada, TX
This former station appeared to be vacant when these photos were taken in 2012. The bay building on the right was used by the Boy Scouts of America but I don't know if that's still the case. [map]

former station
Floydada, TX
This former station appeared to be vacant when these photos were taken in 2012. [map]

Magnolia Petroleum Building
Dallas, TX
The Magnolia Petroleum Building was built in 1920. The flatiron-shaped building had offices above and sold gas under the canopy. The building is also referred to as the Triangle Point Building and the KLIF Building. KLIF, a Dallas radio station, used the building for its studios from 1964-1980. [map]

former station
Hillsboro, TX
This former station houses Classic Auto Memories. The Grimes name on the building indicates that this building must have been owned by the family that operated the Grimes Garage. That business was established in the 1920s. It was best known for its prolific, painted sign advertising campaign. That building was in ruins in 2009 and may be gone now. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

Robert L. More gas station
Vernon, TX
The Robert L. More gas station was privately operated. It has been closed for many years. For more, see these websites: 1, 2, and 3. [map]

former station
Waxahachie, TX
Witherspoon Building
San Antonio, TX
This former station housed Purple Dragon Tattoo since 1993. This photo is from 2011. Since around 2012, the building has housed the Two Amigos Taqueria. [map]

The Witherspoon Building was built from 1929-1930 for the Witherspoon Refining Co. There was a gas station under the canopy. The building has been converted into lofts. [map]

Texas Company Filling Station
Victoria, TX
The former Texas Company Filling Station is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. [map]

former station
Texarkana, TX
This former station was originally known as the 999 Service Station. "999" was the station's phone number. In the late 1960s, the station was selling Conoco. The building now houses King of Audio. [map]

More Texas Canopy Gas Stations:
former Gulf station (Austin)
former station (Bastrop)
former station (Burkburnett)
former station (Cameron)
former station (Dallas)
former Gulf station (Dallas)
former station (Denton)
former station (Galveston)
former station (Houston)
former station (Houston)
former Gulf station (Marshall)
former Gulf station? (Newcastle)
former Magnolia station (Palmer)
former station (Rosenberg)
former station (San Antonio)
former station (San Antonio)
former station (Tyler)

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