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Faded, painted signs, at least 50 years old, on an exterior building wall heralding an obsolete product, an outdated trademark or a clue to the history of the building's occupancy.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 SignsWootton's The Hairdresser - 7 Tavern Street - Ipswich, Suffolk

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five panels on the first floor of 7 Tavern Street, once the home of a great emporium run by the Wootton family, selling fancy products to the gentry. Now it's the Carphone Warehouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/25/2015

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsPalmers Door Mats - 63 Upper Orwell Street - Ipswich, Suffolk

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'Palmers Door Mats' on the side of 63 Upper Orwell Street, Ipswich.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/23/2015

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsScarborow Optician, Dial Lane - Ipswich, Suffolk

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An ornate century-old painted sign for an optician's business on the wall of Pickwicks Coffee and Tea House in Dial Lane, Ipswich.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/23/2015

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsJoseph Grant - Wholesale Grocer - Ottawa, Ontario

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The ghost sign is on the building at 17 York Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member elyob

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 2/16/2015

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsGinger Mint Julep -- 300bl Decatur St, New Orleans LA

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A ghost sign for Ginger Mint Juleps on the north side of the building next to the New Orleans Fire Department Station 29, in the 300 block of Decatur Street

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Louisiana

date approved: 2/13/2015

last visited: 12/28/2014

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Ghost SignsH.W.Turner - St Helen's Street - Ipswich, Suffolk

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'H.W. TURNER (IPSWICH) LTD. Electrical Contractors', 104 St Helens Street. Making use of every inch of promotional space...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/12/2015

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsEgertons Ltd, Northgate Street - Ipswich, Suffolk

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Egertons Ltd ghost sign, with ghost sign underneath.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/12/2015

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsBushells 'The Tea of Flavor' - Goulburn, NSW

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This Ghost Sign adorns a side of a building erected in 1888.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tuena

location: New South Wales, Australia

date approved: 2/2/2015

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsCO-OP Elevator Ghost Sign - Sandpoint, ID

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This elevator probably comes as a bit of a surprise to first time visitors to Sandpoint. It's just west of Highway 2 as it approaches downtown Sandpoint from the south. Three sides of the elevator still bear the name "CO-OP".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Idaho

date approved: 1/25/2015

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsSpiro Ice Company -- Spiro OK

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A ghost sign for the Spiro Ice Company in downtown Spiro OK

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 1/19/2015

last visited: 1/19/2015

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Ghost SignsRed Star Produce Co. -- Fort Smith AR

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Ghost signs for a former grocery business decorate a piano warehouse near the Fort Smith Trolley Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Arkansas

date approved: 1/19/2015

last visited: 1/19/2015

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Ghost SignsHerald Rye & Cafe signs -- Ft Smith AR

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Several fun ghost signs decorate the north side of the historic Old Town Building at 5th and Garrison Ave. in downtown Ft Smith.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Arkansas

date approved: 1/18/2015

last visited: 1/19/2015

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Ghost SignsOwl Cigar & Pianos -- Ft Smith AR

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A faint Owl Cigar sign peeks out along Rogers Street in downtown Fort Smith

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Arkansas

date approved: 1/18/2015

last visited: 1/19/2015

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Ghost SignsAtkinson-Williams Hardware Co. & Speer Hardware Co. - Ft Smith AR

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A very successful early Ft Smith Hardware Co. and its successor the Speer Hardware company shared the same warehouse building near the old Fort.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Arkansas

date approved: 1/18/2015

last visited: 1/19/2015

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Ghost SignsMorris-Morton Drug Co. -- Fort Smith AR

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A very clear banner ghost sign for the Morris-Morton Drug Company near the Ft Smith History Museum

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Arkansas

date approved: 1/18/2015

last visited: 1/19/2015

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Ghost SignsO'Shea-Hinch Hardware Co. -- Ft Smith AR

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One of several ghost signs on this fine old building at 925 Garrison Ave. in downtown Fort Smith, that used to house the O'Shea-Hinch Hardware Co.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Arkansas

date approved: 1/18/2015

last visited: 1/19/2015

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Ghost SignsGeneral Contractors Ghost Sign - Union Street, Bedford, Bedfordshire, UK

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A true ghost sign which was revealed after restoration work took place on these buildings in Union Street, Bedford.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/14/2015

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsFinanzamt Essen-Süd - Essen, Germany

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The ancient tax office in the south of the city

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member g300td

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 1/7/2015

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsCoca Cola - Binghamton, NY

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Side of building says Coca Cola but lit sign in front says Pepsi!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 12/28/2014

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsOld Warehouse, Lion Walk, Colchester, Essex.

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An old sign, partially destroyed, advertising a warehouse outlet of alcoholic beverages.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member greysman

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/28/2014

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsUnited Mine Workers of America - Cheyenne, WY

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Built in the early 1910s, this building features a ghost sign that has been partially painted over.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Wyoming

date approved: 12/28/2014

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsUnion Block (aka Lincoln Hotel) - Loveland, CO

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Built in 1905, this building housed a mercantile, hotel, then drugstore. There are several overlaying ghost signs on the side.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 12/28/2014

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsConsolidated Elevators - Charlo, MT

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This elevator is the only one along the old railway in Charlo, which is about 4 miles west on Highway 212 from Highway 93 in Lake County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/22/2014

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsKinkara Tea - Marulan, NSW

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A fine example of a ghost sign adorns one end of an old barn beside Baldock's Store in Marulan.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tuena

location: New South Wales, Australia

date approved: 12/16/2014

last visited: 2/17/2015

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Ghost SignsThe Billy Tea - Marulan, NSW

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An original advertisement for Billy Tea adorns one wall of this old barn near Baldock's Store in Marulan.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tuena

location: New South Wales, Australia

date approved: 12/16/2014

last visited: 2/17/2015

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