Courtney Road Service Station

Address

3401 Mountain Road
Henrico, VA

Geo Coordinates

37.670988,-77.519155

Description

Before there were gas stations, motorists would get a drum of fuel from an industrial depot, bring it home, and store it. Soon after, consumers got their gasoline at the blacksmith shops and hardware and grocery stores. Still others received gasoline from horse drawn tanks that made house calls.

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