SX9194 : Ghost Sign for Redline Super Petrol

taken 3 years ago, near to Cowley, Devon, Great Britain

Ghost Sign for Redline Super Petrol
Ghost Sign for Redline Super Petrol
This is on an end terrace house overlooking a premises which is still in the motor repair business.
Presumably it sold petrol years ago. There is still a petrol station on Cowley Bridge Road just to the right of this shot.
See LinkExternal link from a sign enthusiast for a whole feature on this particular example, including a history of Redline Petrol.
Reckoned to be from some time in the 1930s.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 27 August, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 27 August, 2016
Geographical Context
Suburb, Urban fringe 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 9107 9427 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:44.2676N 3:32.7033W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 9107 9429
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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