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Old 01-11-2013, 06:26 PM
 
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I found this located close to IH-35 downtown.


And would like to know if anyone knows where this
gas station is located. It was converted to a cleaners
store.I don't recall exactly where, only that there was
old homes from close by like king Williams . Thanks.
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Old 01-11-2013, 07:28 PM
 
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The last picture is the Tap Room, great IPA selection.
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Old 01-11-2013, 11:12 PM
 
Location: South Central Texas
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King William and St.Mary's on the last.

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First one is just north of Camp St. on S. Laredo near I-35 ....Finck Cigar used to be near it.

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So many great stations have come and gone.
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Old 01-11-2013, 11:28 PM
 
Location: South Central Texas
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I can't quite remember this one operating...though it's seems like I should. Assuming it was a station.

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I remember this station in operation..

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Old 01-11-2013, 11:33 PM
 
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I've heard of some being in Alamo Heights. But I don't know exactly where.
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Old 01-12-2013, 12:38 AM
 
Location: San Antonio, Texas
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Here are some from Alamo Heights... Forgive me if the images don't come out right, I've included the addresses so you can google map them in case they don't display properly.

http://goo.gl/maps/DCLwO Mobile 5426 Broadway @ Austin Hwy

http://goo.gl/maps/qNLCH Conoco 6403 Broadway @ College Blvd Was most recently Rusty Bucket BBQ with substantial improvements to the property, but you cannot tell that from this pic.

http://goo.gl/maps/26rmA 615 Austin Hwy @ Albany The former Charlie Moore Texaco Now Replaced by Ken's Tire & Service Center (Ken's Tire used to be at Broadway and Hildebrand but the property was sold to build a bank)

http://goo.gl/maps/TSUUrThis used to be a Mobil Station, but is now a RAM Car Service Center 6510 N New Braunfels & Brees

Not in Alamo Heights, but here are 2 nearly across the street from each other 2327 & 2324 N. St Mary's

http://goo.gl/maps/ynGqL

http://goo.gl/maps/4jtrI

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Old 01-12-2013, 02:04 AM
 
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Default Old Gas Stations in San Antonio

Thanks to everybody.
With your help , I was able to locate the Texaco station on corner of
St. Mary's & King William Ave.
...
Also this photo below close to my old neighborhood....
I never knew that this was a gas station @ Flores & Nogalitos and

the building on the right was established in 1876.That's old !
And...heading south on Nogalitos St. towards this bridge.

Anybody noticed that there are 18 images of the Alamo on each side
for a total of 36. (1836).....Interesting !
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Old 01-12-2013, 04:10 PM
 
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Originally Posted by ranchodrive View Post
I found this located close to IH-35 downtown.


And would like to know if anyone knows where this
gas station is located. It was converted to a cleaners
store.I don't recall exactly where, only that there was
old homes from close by like king Williams . Thanks.
If Iam not mistaken,Iread some where that this is one of the first HUMBLE OIL filling stations In S.A.
On E.HOUSTON and Pine Next to the old WHOPPER BURGER(MUURF'S BETTER BURGERS) is another old TEXACO station,converted into some other kind of business.My uncle lived across the street next to what was an Oriental family Groc. and Meat mrkt and woked there as a butcher,after leaving Tarin meat mrkt on Zarzamora.
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Old 01-12-2013, 04:17 PM
 
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I found this located close to IH-35 downtown.


And would like to know if anyone knows where this
gas station is located. It was converted to a cleaners
store.I don't recall exactly where, only that there was
old homes from close by like king Williams . Thanks.
In reference to the sta. on Laredo,Ive' read that this was one the first Humble Oil service stations in S.A.
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Old 01-12-2013, 05:00 PM
 
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In reference to the sta. on Laredo,Ive' read that this was one the first Humble Oil service stations in S.A.

Are you referring to this photo as the first Humble Oil station in
S.A. ?
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