Durham, North Carolina: Catsburg Store (In Transition)

Photo-friendly, abandoned old country store with a prominent hand-painted name and a large silhouette of a cat.

1072 Old Oxford Rd, Durham, NC
North of the city. From I-85 take exit 177. Drive north on Roxboro St./US Hwy 501 BUS for 1.5 miles. Bear right onto Old Oxford Rd. Drive 1.5 miles. You'll see the store straight ahead.
May 2020: Building dismantled, moving to new location.
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Catsburg Store

The store has been dismantled and will be reassembled at another location with a full restoration. But as of right now it is gone from the former location.

[Jody High, 05/05/2020]

Catsburg ruin.

Catsburg Store

1920s vintage store that sits, abandoned. A local Durham landmark.

[Jody High, 04/10/2016]

If dogs can have their own chapel, cats can have their own store.

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