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Old 07-18-2009, 11:59 PM   #1
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Old sign thread

If this thread already exist add these to it! Some of these I posted in my driveing around New England thread some are new And of course if anyone wants to add their own feel free to do so! Route 1 in mass. opps driveing as always like to see these lit up at nite! these next few were Brockton these are from somerville From Southampton ma. Boston of course these next 2 are from harvard mass. Salem mass. somerville again Ayer Mass. Peabody/Danvers ? Camb. Mass. Sudbury? camb West Springfield worcester Ma. I have a lot more just got to dig them up! these signs are in every city and town/nieghborhood look and you'll be surprise how many are left.All I ask is that they are old style, your own pixs,not copies if you post them,hurry before they are all replaced gone for ever!
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Old 07-19-2009, 09:54 AM   #2
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Thanks. These are great! My favorites are the ghost signs.
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Old 07-19-2009, 04:15 PM   #3
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not sure if this is old enough but you can't forget those beauties on the concord turnpike near Alewife. I couldn't get pictures of all of them but i found lanes and games.

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Old 07-19-2009, 05:39 PM   #4
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Faces on Route 2 in Cambridge


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Old 07-20-2009, 09:50 AM   #5
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^ Kind of what I'm looking for! here's some more I took today just going from watertown to Boston to somerville,they're everywhere! porn shop hours these next ones are in Brighton
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Old 07-20-2009, 12:24 PM   #6
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not sure if this is old enough but you can't forget those beauties on the concord turnpike near Alewife. I couldn't get pictures of all of them but i found lanes and games.

Just went by there you should of grabbed these two! well you kind of got one of them
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Old 07-21-2009, 09:14 AM   #7
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Geez this thread will last forever everywhere I look I see these old faded signs! an old pix I took years ago! worcester factory can't remember where this one is? worcester porn movie place Taunton Ma. worcester again Salem mass. worcester next 2 are in Brockton Berlin Mass? next 2 are in Fitchburg Ma. Leominister Mass. Boston Ma.
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Old 07-21-2009, 11:42 AM   #8
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Love the Orange Trading Co. On the top two floors of an old mill building (in Orange) there is a guy who restores and sells vintage Wurlitzers, AMI, Seeburg etc. jukeboxes.

http://www.jukeboxparts.com/
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Old 07-21-2009, 12:54 PM   #9
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Route 1A, Salisbury Beach.

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Old 07-21-2009, 06:46 PM   #10
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^that one pix brought back years of my childhood summer memories back in the 70's/80's! thanks! Here's one of my favorite's! Charlestown navy yard
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Old 07-22-2009, 03:52 PM   #11
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This is a good source for interesting signage...
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Old 07-22-2009, 04:48 PM   #12
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^^cool site! more from yesterday Watertown boston need to get out of car and get a better pix or if someone has one of thier own?
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Old 07-22-2009, 05:10 PM   #13
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Your photos of watertown are right by my house. To think I've lived by these signs my whole life and never noticed their historic character.
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Old 07-22-2009, 06:16 PM   #14
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I know the more I look the more I find! Some more from Watertown It would be great if you could take pix's of some of them at nite! I'm only in watertown during the day. some more from today! Brighton 3 from Charlestown and 3 of Bostons most recqonized signs again anyone has pix's @nite would be greatly apprecated! cenntralSq
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Old 07-22-2009, 06:33 PM   #15
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looks like i have a new friday night objective...photographing all of the watertown neon signs at night
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Old 07-22-2009, 06:54 PM   #16
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Cool!
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Old 07-22-2009, 09:12 PM   #17
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Why does it say "Cancellations" under the Teddy's Shoes sign?
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Old 07-23-2009, 01:38 PM   #18
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I think it means shoe's that are no longer produced or seconds,couple more from Watertown couple from the south end


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Old 07-23-2009, 02:46 PM   #19
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Square One Mall on Route 1



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