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Faded, painted signs, at least 50 years old, on an exterior building wall heralding an obsolete product, an outdated trademark or a clue to the history of the building's occupancy.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 SignsIvory Soap Ghost Sign – New Castle, Delaware

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Ghost sign on side of house on Packet Alley in New Castle, Delaware.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Delaware

date approved: 3/18/2015

last visited: 5/4/2019

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Ghost SignsN Katz & Sons Fine Tailors - New Castle DE

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Located on the side of John M Cleveland Civil War Museum on Delaware St. in New Castle

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Delaware

date approved: 9/30/2013

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsPhiladelphia Tribune - Philadelphia, PA

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This faded sign is still on the side of this old building which still houses the newspaper. There is a Pennsylvania Historic Marker in front of it. 520-26 S 16th St., Philadelphia, PA

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/10/2006

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsGhost Coca Cola Advertisement - Camden, NJ

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While the rest of Camden burned, was torn town and razed, and neglected, this wonderful add from 1904 somehow survived, was left untouched and looks almost as it did 100 years ago. The origins of the building & its owners are painted on its side.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 1/19/2010

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsVintage Coca Cola Ghost Ad - Riverside, NJ

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A vintage Coca Cola ghost sign still remains on the side of a local eatery built in the late 1800s. The ad is from the 1950s (possible earlier) and the ad beneath that is from the turn of the 20th century.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 2/27/2012

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsColumbia Wagon Work's, Columbia, Pennsylvania

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This Ghost Sign is located to the rear of 920 Plane Street, Columbia Borough, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/4/2006

last visited: 2/10/2008

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NWNW90.3 km

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Ghost SignsForry Tobacco Warehouse, Columbia, Pennsylvania

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This Ghost Sign, is located off Locust Street, at 125 Bank Avenue, in Columbia Borough, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/4/2006

last visited: 7/11/2010

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NWNW90.8 km

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Ghost SignsColumbia Laundry Machinery - Columbia, PA

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This 107-year old building has a ridiculously old sign which can still be seen. It is easier to see when it is wet which is how I found it as it recently rained and the wall was still kind of wet.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/1/2010

last visited: 1/2/2015

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Ghost SignsL. G. Eberhardt Druggist - Baltimore, Maryland

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This sign is on the side of the building that housed the business of L. G. Eberhardt Druggist.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member miatabug

location: Maryland

date approved: 10/9/2008

last visited: 8/1/2010

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Ghost SignsLeinhardt Bros. Furniture, West York Boro., Pa.

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This sign can be seen on the side of a building at 1237 W. Princess Street, West York Boro., York County, Pa.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/24/2006

last visited: 6/24/2006

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Ghost SignsFranklin Silk Mill, West York Boro., Pa.

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This faded sign is located to the rear of 1237 W. Princess Street in West York Borough, York County, Pennsylvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/24/2006

last visited: 6/24/2006

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Ghost SignsBoston Shoe Repair - Annapolis, MD

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Apparently, the Boston Shoe Repair store used this building at one time in the past. Now all that is left is its painted and slightly peeling wall advertisement.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WayBetterFinder

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/24/2012

last visited: 9/26/2015

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SWSW110.9 km

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Ghost SignsAnnapolis Storage Co. - Annapolis, MD

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A barely readable ghost sign survives on the second-floor level of The Livery Building in Annapolis, MD.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WayBetterFinder

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/13/2012

last visited: 10/18/2014

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Ghost SignsSeaford Furniture - Seaford, Delaware

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Faded sign on what looks to be a storage facility.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member muffy53

location: Delaware

date approved: 11/22/2010

last visited: 11/23/2010

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Ghost SignsMail Pouch Barn near New Tripoli, PA

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A really faded Mail Pouch Barn along PA route 309 in Lehigh County, PA.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Lightnin Bug

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/19/2008

last visited: 1/11/2016

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NWNW114.7 km

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Ghost SignsDrink Coka-cola in Bottles! - Fredericksburg, PA

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An old fading sign on the sign of a building at a regional airport.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ODragon

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/11/2008

last visited: 9/3/2015

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Ghost SignsMail Pouch Tobacco Barn - near Leibyville, PA

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A Mail Pouch Tobacco Barn along Route 309 in Schuylkill County, PA.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Lightnin Bug

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/19/2008

last visited: 1/10/2008

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Ghost Signsold Mail Pouch

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Along the PA Turnpike, there were two others but they were new.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LowellHouseGuy

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/27/2005

last visited: never

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NWNW130.5 km

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Ghost SignsC. S. Willis & Sons

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Sign on side of old feed store building. Located to the rear of the 300 block of Plum Street, Lemoyne, PA.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Smoketr

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/23/2010

last visited: 1/3/2016

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Ghost SignsMadison Express

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This ghost sign advertised the Madison Express Storage Warehouse and Moving Company.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Old Navy

location: New Jersey

date approved: 10/10/2005

last visited: 4/4/2009

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