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Faded, painted signs, at least 50 years old, on an exterior building wall heralding an obsolete product, an outdated trademark or a clue to the history of the building's occupancy.
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Ghost SignsCoffee Rich Ghost Sign - Buffalo, NY

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A ghost sign for a non-dairy coffee creamer can be seen on the top of a warehouse building near downtown Buffalo.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 5/2/2008

last visited: never

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NN26.6 km

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Ghost SignsMail Pouch Barn, Niagara County, NY>

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A Classic in rural America.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Andy Too

location: New York

date approved: 9/13/2007

last visited: never

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NWNW26.7 km

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Ghost SignsJenss Department Store - Niagara Falls, NY

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Ghost Sign for a defunct department store

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member stinger503

location: New York

date approved: 2/16/2017

last visited: never

Image for Ghost Signs - "Chas. Young and Son, Bicycles and Sporting Goods, Boots and Shoes."view gallery

NWNW41.5 km

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Ghost SignsGhost Signs - "Chas. Young and Son, Bicycles and Sporting Goods, Boots and Shoes."

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When standing at the posted coordinates and looking into the gap where a former building once stood, to your left is this Ghost Sign.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The Blue Quasar

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 5/26/2009

last visited: 4/11/2015

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NWNW41.5 km

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Ghost SignsGhost Signs - "Ecclestones - For Good Dressers. 20th Century Clothing."

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When standing at the posted coordinates and looking into the gap where a former building once stood, to your right is this Ghost Sign.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The Blue Quasar

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 5/26/2009

last visited: 4/11/2015

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SESE83.8 km

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Ghost SignsNunda News - Nunda NY

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The faded remains of the Nunda News sign on the Historic Union Block building in downtown Nunda, NY.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member sanders3

location: New York

date approved: 4/17/2011

last visited: never

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SS84.2 km

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Ghost SignsWrigleys Spearmint Gum Ghost Sign - Salamanca, N.Y.

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This ghost sign is located on the side of Ferguson Printing, an older wooden building in the downtown area of Salamanca, New York.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PTCrazy

location: New York

date approved: 1/2/2009

last visited: 5/19/2013

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NWNW89.5 km

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Ghost SignsGhost Signs - Andrew Ross Carriage & Wagon Builder - Coca-Cola

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Discovered during a recent 'razing'..... The Coca-Cola slogan dates this location to approximately 1907 to 1910.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The Blue Quasar

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 11/28/2006

last visited: 10/29/2017

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NWNW92.4 km

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Ghost SignsColeman Lamp and Stove Company Limited - Toronto, Ontario

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An advertisement for Coleman products

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member stinger503

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 8/9/2011

last visited: never

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NWNW92.5 km

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Ghost SignsSoutham Press

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Extremely faded sign on the former Southam Press building in Toronto.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Cedar Grove Seekers

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 12/21/2005

last visited: 9/3/2014

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NWNW92.7 km

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Ghost SignsHugh C. MacLean Publications Ghost Sign - Toronto, ON

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This appears to be a double ghost sign, the most legible one is Hugh C. MacLean Publications.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ras258

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 10/13/2011

last visited: never

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NWNW92.7 km

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Ghost SignsTip Top Tailors - Toronto, ON

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Faded sign for Tip Top Tailors, a Toronto mainstay since 1909.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 10/10/2016

last visited: never

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NWNW92.9 km

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Ghost SignsMilgrom's - Toronto, ON

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This is the ghost sign for Milgrom's Coats and Suits that is on the side of the building at 372 Richmond Street West, Toronto, Ontario.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MrPirateCat

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 8/11/2012

last visited: 8/11/2012

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Ghost SignsScrantoms ghost sign

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Scrantoms was a Rochester based publisher and stationary/book store dating back to... I remember visiting this store on East Main Street more than a decade ago before it went out of business. This painted sign points to what was the back door.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 2/17/2012

last visited: never

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SS107.3 km

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Ghost SignsPUR-O-SAN, Bradford, Pennsylvania

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This ghost sign is located in downtown Bradford, Pennsylvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PTCrazy

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/27/2006

last visited: 7/28/2015

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SS120.2 km

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Ghost SignsW. P. Taylor Insurance - Warren, Pennsylvania

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This ghost sign is for an old insurance business.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member miatabug

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/12/2010

last visited: 6/27/2014

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SS120.4 km

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Ghost SignsDiamond Tires Sign

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Advertisement for Diamond Tires on a building in Warren, Pennsylvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tyro-n-www

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/14/2013

last visited: 10/24/2013

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Ghost SignsSteber Cigar Factory

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A sign on the walls of the former Steber Cigar Factory building in Warren, PA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tyro-n-www

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/14/2013

last visited: 12/3/2013

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SS120.7 km

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Ghost SignsCount's Ghost Cokes - Warren, Pennsylvania

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No matter which way you are driving as you approach Count's Tavern, you will see one of the two Coke ghost signs on opposing walls.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member miatabug

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/12/2010

last visited: 10/27/2015

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Ghost SignsCorner of Main and Maple Cohocton, NY

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Old Rexall drug store sign.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mccluredb

location: New York

date approved: 6/23/2008

last visited: 3/19/2009

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SS123.1 km

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Ghost SignsMail Pouch - Turtle Point, PA.

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This "Mail Pouch" ghost sign is on the side of an old barn.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PTCrazy

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/19/2007

last visited: 6/16/2011

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SWSW127 km

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Ghost SignsPure Harmless and Satisfying - Corry PA

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This ghost sign on the side of a building in Corry was promoting Mail Pouch Chewing Tobacco and Kentucky Club Pipe Tobacco with the tag line Pure Harmless and Satisfying.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member miatabug

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/22/2010

last visited: 8/20/2011

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SWSW129.2 km

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Ghost SignsHammermill Paper - Erie, Pa

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A Ghost Sign located on a smokestack advertising the Hammermill Paper Company

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member beerbatterbilly

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/19/2015

last visited: 7/3/2015

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SWSW130.4 km

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Ghost SignsNagle Corliss Engine Works

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Ghost Sign for the Nagle Corliss Engine Works. Sign is on the Erie Mill And Press Building near East 12th / Eastside Access Highway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member beerbatterbilly

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/23/2012

last visited: 6/16/2015

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SWSW130.4 km

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Ghost SignsErie Engine & Manufacturing Company - Erie, PA

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Ghost Sign for the Erie Engine & Manufacturing Company. Sign is on the Erie Mill And Press Building near East 12th / Eastside Access Highway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member beerbatterbilly

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/23/2012

last visited: 6/16/2015

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