Strange Cargo - Artistic Neon - Memphis, Tennessee, USA.
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N 35° 08.538 W 090° 03.244
15S E 768395 N 3892797
Quick Description: Strange Cargo - Artistic Neon - Beale Street, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 5/16/2018 9:45:47 AM
Waymark Code: WMY9QK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member wayfrog
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Long Description:
Large artistic Neon sign displayed above the front entrance of the Strange Cargo, Memphis & Music themed gift shop.

The Neon has some tubes that are dark: the text "STRANGE" & the Red Zig Zag.

A funky Memphis-themed shop with all kinds of music memorabilia and gifts, Strange Cargo was established in 1989 under the ownership of Marsha & Jerome Burt.

This fun and unique store is located on the historic Beale Street in Memphis, TN. When tourists come to Memphis we want to give them laughter,joy, and fun funky souvenirs to take home to family and friends. We sell t-shirts,magnets,cool figurines, and a lot more items that you can't live without. We even have onesies for the little ones.

"Living up to its name, the shop sells an assortment of affordable, kitschy items -- everything from predictable souvenir fare to funky art novelties. It's not everyday you find toasters with famous faces on them, pink feather boas and Elvis magnets all under one roof."
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Business Name: Strange Cargo

Business Type: Retail

Physical Address:
172 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103

Web Address: [Web Link]

Condition of Neon Sign: Partially Working: Most of the neon still lights up, some tubes are broken/missing.

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