1st Drive-In Filling Station
1st Drive-In Filling Station
Dedicated: Tuesday, July 11, 2000
County: Allegheny
Marker Type: City
GIS Coordinates: 40.45934-79.93066

Location: Near intersection of Baum & St. Clair Sts., at Spnning Plate Lofts lot, E Liberty/Friendship (Pittsburgh)

Marker Text: At this site in Dec. 1913, Gulf Refining Co. opened the first drive-in facility designed and built to provide gasoline, oils, & lubricants to the motoring public. Its success led to construction of thousands of gas stations by different oil companies across the nation.

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