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Gas Pumps123 of 141National Gas Pump...Theme Is Texaco Fire Chief Gasoline...37 cents a gallonVisible Gas Pump
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Posted 3 years ago

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This belonged to my wife's grandfather, don't have a lot of info about or know if it is worth restoring.

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  1. oilman514 oilman514, 3 years ago
    in my opinion with that original paint dont restore it
  2. VintageTAKER54 VintageTAKER54, 3 years ago
    I think thats an oil pump
  3. beau5278 beau5278, 3 years ago
    With that original Shell decal on it,I wouldn't even consider restoring it,it looks great.
  4. rocker-sd rocker-sd, 3 years ago
    I agree, most I would do is wash and wax it to preserve the original finish. And store it out of the elements. Our local General Store has one of these pumps still in place. It was use to dispense lamp oil. It is bolted to the floor and has a pipe that goes to a tank in the basement. I am sure these were used to dispense gas also.
  5. rocker-sd rocker-sd, 3 years ago
    it looks like it is a Bowser pump. Look at " yellowharley" post on this site for his 1903 Bowser salemans sample pump. It will tell you every thing.

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