First Purpose-Built Gas Station

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By jbottero @ 2011-01-07 12:58:25
Seattle disputes this, but according to Wikipedia, the world's first purpose built gas station was constructed in St. Louis, Missouri in 1905 at 412 S. Theresa Avenue.
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@ 2011-01-07 14:05:05
Very nice. Thanks. These are the kinds of posts I really like in VGT.
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@ 2011-01-11 00:08:43
Yes, I really like these finds too, they're like little nuggets of gold.

I spend a lot of time trolling the maps and occasionally looking up interesting things tat lead to a great find like this, but they are rare...

I use a lot of maps in my work, I'm kind of a nut for sat and topo maps...