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Ghost Signs
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Faded, painted signs, at least 50 years old, on an exterior building wall heralding an obsolete product, an outdated trademark or a clue to the history of the building's occupancy.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 SignsLiberty Cafe - Crawfordville, GA

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Located across from the courthous, it provided regular meals and short orders.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 6/14/2010

last visited: 9/5/2013

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Ghost SignsJohn Harbinson's Coke Ad - Crawfordville, GA

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Located on the north side of the town square, this ad is barely noticable.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 6/14/2010

last visited: 6/11/2010

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NWNW62.8 km

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Ghost SignsAthens Plumbing & Well Supply

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Assumed to be one of the first plumbing wares supplier in Athens, it has never been open in my lifetime.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 10/27/2005

last visited: never

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NWNW62.8 km

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Ghost SignsTanner Lumber Company

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Old Lumber Co. Facade advertises various items for sale.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 10/10/2005

last visited: 7/3/2009

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NWNW62.9 km

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Ghost SignsBroad Street - Athens

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Downtown Athens is the oldest part of town. Though much has been refurbished, ads still remain on some walls.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 10/12/2005

last visited: never

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NWNW63.4 km

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Ghost Signs(not a) Furniture Merchant (aka the 40 Watt)

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An old furniture store is now a cd store, a club, and a tattoo parlor.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 10/11/2005

last visited: never

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NWNW63.7 km

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Ghost SignsBottleworks (aka Coke Plant)

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The Coke Bottling Plant on Prince Avenue in Athens, Georgia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 10/12/2005

last visited: never

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NWNW63.9 km

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Ghost SignsDaily Co-Op

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Daily Co-Op on Prince Avenue in Athens.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 10/12/2005

last visited: never

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NWNW65 km

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Ghost SignsChase St. Park Warehouse

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Very old warehouse. Within the last deacde it has been slowly renovated and reoccupied.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 11/3/2005

last visited: never

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NWNW65.2 km

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Ghost SignsP & M Army Store

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An ad for Coke, and a sign for the still operating army surplus store.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 10/12/2005

last visited: 6/20/2009

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Ghost SignsBracknell's - Plum Branch, SC

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Just a piece of history. We all know how the story ended.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: South Carolina

date approved: 8/6/2013

last visited: 9/27/2014

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NENE67.4 km

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Ghost SignsPepsi - Plum Branch, SC

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Located along US 221 (SC 28), just as you come into town from McCormick.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: South Carolina

date approved: 10/26/2013

last visited: never

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NENE67.4 km

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Ghost SignsVisit Bracknell's Discout Store

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Located on SC28, US-221 in Plum Branch. This sign points the way to Brachnell's.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: South Carolina

date approved: 10/26/2013

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsBallard's Dry Cleaning - Monticello, GA

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A long gone dry cleaner still advertises his services.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 5/26/2009

last visited: 3/14/2009

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Ghost SignsDont Forget Bearlax

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Cures your constipation in Monticello.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/18/2007

last visited: 8/22/2010

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NWNW87.2 km

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Ghost SignsCoke - Commerce GA

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Side of an old store in Commerce, GA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 12/15/2005

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsCoca-Cola Ghost Sign - Augusta, GA

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An old faded Coca-Cola advertisement on a brick wall by the road in the riverfront area of Augusta, GA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ArmyFamily4

location: Georgia

date approved: 4/11/2011

last visited: 4/12/2011

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NWNW87.9 km

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Ghost SignsApple Valley Antiques

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Apple Valley, GA (SE of Commerce). This site sported these ads back in the day, it is fitting that the occupants of the building included them in the restoration. Just the site of the building with the Coke ad tells all.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 12/26/2005

last visited: never

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NWNW88.4 km

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Ghost SignsJH Kinney & Sons: Feed-Seed-Farm & Builders Supply

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Been the Jefferson hardware store for years. Faint signs of some previous owner vivible, but hardware store is really old.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 11/20/2005

last visited: 8/21/2011

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NWNW88.5 km

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Ghost SignsDrink Coca-Cola: Relieves Fatigue

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Located down an alley in downtown Jefferson, GA

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 1/15/2007

last visited: 1/7/2007

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NWNW90.3 km

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Ghost SignsSmith Hardware Co - Winder, GA

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The old hardware store is no more, but the ad still remains.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 3/23/2010

last visited: 3/3/2010

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NWNW90.4 km

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Ghost SignsPeskin & Co - Winder, GA

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This old store has faded ads on both sides of the store, which advertised their wares all over town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 3/23/2010

last visited: 3/3/2010

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SWSW97.5 km

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Ghost SignsE.L. Williams Gen Mdse

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The small town store that had it all--even Royal Crown Cola. Located in Juliette, Georgia. Site for filming of "Fried Green Tomatoes."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 11/15/2005

last visited: 11/27/2011

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SWSW97.5 km

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Ghost SignsMcCollum Grocery Co

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Grocery store in Juliette, Georgia. Filming location for "Fried Green Tomatoes."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 11/15/2005

last visited: 9/2/2007

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SWSW97.5 km

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Ghost SignsLuzianne Coffee

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Located in Juliette, GA. Location for "Fried Green Tomatoes."I do not know who the ad is aimed at, it is not visible from streets or railway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 11/15/2005

last visited: 9/21/2006

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