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Center, Missouri: Jim Brown's Gas Station

Not the old football player, just a guy named Jim Brown, and a replica gas station that he built for his personal museum.

400 N. Public St., Center, MO
Four blocks north of Hwy 19, on the west side of N. Public St./Hwy H, between North and Easy Sts.
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Jim Brown's Gas Station.

Jim Brown's Gas Station

This is a mock-up of an early gas station. It was built by retiree Jim Brown (not the football player). Inside the station is a museum of car maintenance items, and Coca Cola memorabilia. Pictures can be taken from the outside at any time. To see the numerous items inside, see Jim Brown, next door, in the house to the left of the "station." He spent the past 6 years, off and on, building this site. There is no fee.

[John Bachman, 05/03/2003]

March 2017: Photo added.

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