El Paso, Texas: 1919 Vintage Gas Station

Nearly 90 years after it was built, this 1919 gas station was restored by antiques business owner Rod Davenport to its fanciful glory.
Address:
2885 Grant Ave., El Paso, TX
Directions:
In the Manhattan Heights Historic District of El Paso, at the corner of Grant Ave., Elm St., near Portland Ave.
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1919 Vintage Gas Station

I discovered this adorable little vintage gas station by accident. It's a public park that was once an eyesore, in the Manhattan Heights Historic District of El Paso, Texas.

[salemthegoddess, 06/02/2012]

Local resident Rod Davenport restored the 1919 gas station in 2008. He did such a good job that the neighborhood decided to turn the property around it into a pocket park, which opened in May 2012.

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