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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Barrickman ()
Date: November 14, 2020 09:08PM


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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: CRYSTALF ()
Date: November 17, 2020 02:00PM

dose anyone have photos of hill top trailer park ?

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
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Date: November 18, 2020 04:16PM

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Old Iron ()
Date: November 18, 2020 04:59PM

Came up with a old postcard to give this thread a jump start

Hello everyone!
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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: HELLO UP THERE ()
Date: November 18, 2020 06:21PM

I VOTED FOR JOE AND WENT STRIGHT TO HELL , HELLO HELLO ANYBODY UP THERE I WANT SOME ICE WATER , THE COUNTRY IS FOLLOWING ME SEE YOU DEMOCRATS SOON

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Dogbert25 ()
Date: November 18, 2020 08:26PM

I was watching the "Movie Channel" (20.2) on tv the other night and they were showing "Lilith," about a girl in an asylum in Rockville. There were some cool scenes of the inmates playing around Great Falls, from the Virginia side. I had heard about it but never saw the movie. Jean Seburg played Lilith.

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Old Iron ()
Date: November 19, 2020 11:09AM

Old Iron Wrote:
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> Came up with a old postcard to give this thread a
> jump start
>
> Hello everyone!
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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Old Iron ()
Date: November 19, 2020 11:30AM

I found Rosie on Find a Grave

She was born in 1897 and passed away in 1975
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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Keet ()
Date: November 19, 2020 01:35PM

Who is Rosie? Can you at least provide a previous thread reference?

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Old Iron ()
Date: November 19, 2020 05:00PM

Keet Wrote:
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> Who is Rosie? Can you at least provide a previous
> thread reference?


She was sent the 2 post cards from Clifton circa 1910

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Born_in_Alexandria ()
Date: November 20, 2020 06:53PM

Dogbert25 Wrote:
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> I was watching the "Movie Channel" (20.2) on tv
> the other night and they were showing "Lilith,"
> about a girl in an asylum in Rockville. There were
> some cool scenes of the inmates playing around
> Great Falls, from the Virginia side. I had heard
> about it but never saw the movie. Jean Seburg
> played Lilith.

It's on again tomorrow too.

https://moviestvnetwork.com/schedule/?date=11/21/2020#calendar

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: XEYPC ()
Date: November 21, 2020 03:23AM

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: CUCLP ()
Date: November 21, 2020 03:32AM

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: V7CDJ ()
Date: November 21, 2020 04:49AM

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Andy Ratlips ()
Date: November 21, 2020 09:44AM

A couple of clippings from the Washington Star mid 1950s .
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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Old Iron ()
Date: November 21, 2020 10:20AM

Have this old pic of Tyson's Corner. Posted before?
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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Old Dude ()
Date: November 21, 2020 01:28PM

Andy Ratlips Wrote:
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> A couple of clippings from the Washington Star mid
> 1950s .


I remember going to that Wonder Bread plant on school field trips as a kid growing up in that area of Alexandria.

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: WD9XE ()
Date: November 21, 2020 02:43PM

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Posted by: DLKFY ()
Date: November 21, 2020 03:23PM

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Posted by: E3CTT ()
Date: November 21, 2020 03:59PM

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: PMWJ7 ()
Date: November 21, 2020 05:35PM

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Andy Ratlips ()
Date: November 22, 2020 01:02PM

Carson's trading post before it was Handy Dandy and then 7-11. Burke Virginia date unknown.
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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Old Iron ()
Date: November 22, 2020 04:23PM

Did a little research, and came up with this.
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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Andy Ratlips ()
Date: November 22, 2020 04:49PM

Good stuff Old Iron!

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: The Story Is Not Finished ()
Date: November 22, 2020 05:40PM

There was a large house painted white that was along Burke Rd near where the 7-11 is today, it was moved about 1976 down the road to the other side not too far from the tight turn , it was or still is a place selling garden things and plants , it's still there . When it was moved it was a big deal in the paper as it was such a big house, there's a picture of it here in old picture. The house now has got to be about 120 years old . It's across from the Roy Marshall house who was a founder of the Burke VFD and Fire chief in the 40's 50's who died about 1973

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: fairfax fred ()
Date: November 23, 2020 08:01AM

This pic is reportedly somewhere in Falls Church? Anybody recognize it? Only thing I recognize is the Hechinger sign. No date was provided, I think those cars might be late 1970 s to early 1980s
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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: T-Mac ()
Date: November 23, 2020 05:30PM

Looks like Baileys Crossroads off Leesburg Pike. I googled "Hechingers Falls Church" and it came up with an old address: 5516 Leesburg Pike Falls Church, VA 22041. Then proceeded to move around w/ google earth and view until I found the buildings in the background.
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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: causeican ()
Date: November 23, 2020 06:32PM

Dogbert25 Wrote:
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> I was watching the "Movie Channel" (20.2) on tv
> the other night and they were showing "Lilith,"
> about a girl in an asylum in Rockville. There were
> some cool scenes of the inmates playing around
> Great Falls, from the Virginia side. I had heard
> about it but never saw the movie. Jean Seburg
> played Lilith.

i think it was maryland side, not virginia.

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: TFEMT ()
Date: November 23, 2020 07:00PM

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: cdt37 ()
Date: November 23, 2020 07:49PM

T-Mac Wrote:
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> Looks like Baileys Crossroads off Leesburg Pike. I
> googled "Hechingers Falls Church" and it came up
> with an old address: 5516 Leesburg Pike Falls
> Church, VA 22041. Then proceeded to move around w/
> google earth and view until I found the buildings
> in the background.


Really. An entirely empty parking lot and the guy in the white van cannot park between the lines???? Fucking ridiculous.......

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Mr. Know it All ()
Date: November 23, 2020 07:58PM

cdt37 Wrote:
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> T-Mac Wrote:
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> > Looks like Baileys Crossroads off Leesburg Pike.
> I
> > googled "Hechingers Falls Church" and it came
> up
> > with an old address: 5516 Leesburg Pike Falls
> > Church, VA 22041. Then proceeded to move around
> w/
> > google earth and view until I found the
> buildings
> > in the background.
>
>
> Really. An entirely empty parking lot and the guy
> in the white van cannot park between the lines????
> Fucking ridiculous.......

Give him a break. He was in a hurry to catch the burrito truck before it drove away.

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Born_in_Alexandria ()
Date: November 24, 2020 12:10PM

fairfax fred Wrote:
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> This pic is reportedly somewhere in Falls Church?
> Anybody recognize it? Only thing I recognize is
> the Hechinger sign. No date was provided, I think
> those cars might be late 1970 s to early 1980s

If you were to head down the hill to the left, you would go past where Myer-Emco used to be and where REI still is. The building on the corner with the "fabrics" sign is now a Vitamin Shoppe. The dumpster has been moved.

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: DHD7T ()
Date: November 24, 2020 06:08PM

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
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Date: November 25, 2020 02:38PM

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Date: November 25, 2020 07:41PM

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Kings Park Section 1 ()
Date: November 26, 2020 11:18PM

Burke, Carsons Trading Post..

Olive Carson also drove a Fairfax County School Bus.. the Carsons lived at what is now 6301 Lee Chapel Road.

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: XBDHC ()
Date: November 27, 2020 01:55AM

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Andy Ratlips ()
Date: November 27, 2020 09:56AM

Landmark center before it became Landmark mall at Christmas time date unknown.
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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Parking Between White Lines ! ()
Date: November 27, 2020 05:33PM

You have got Democrats about to start WW3 while they divide half this country by taking constitutional rights away smashing freedom

And your pissing your pants cause some one parked far away in a hurry to get a job done !

Only a Democrat police state loving freak could be so stupid over such trivia

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Fran Conia ()
Date: November 28, 2020 10:05AM

Speaking of Landmark here is a image of the Sears side from 1976. I got pretty much all of my clothes and shoes from that Sears store as a kid.
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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Fran Conia ()
Date: November 28, 2020 10:18AM

This is a picture from the city of Fairfax supposedly from 1962. A movie theater and a diner. This was not my stomping grounds so I don't know too much about it. I was hoping some of the regulars here had some more info.
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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Sleepy Holla ()
Date: November 28, 2020 10:19AM

Andy Ratlips Wrote:
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> Landmark center before it became Landmark mall at
> Christmas time date unknown.


Great pics Fran and Andy...does anyone remember the "Underground" shops at Landmark? Quirky.

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Fran Conia ()
Date: November 28, 2020 10:23AM

Sleepy Holla Wrote:
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> Andy Ratlips Wrote:
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> > Landmark center before it became Landmark mall
> at
> > Christmas time date unknown.
>
>
> Great pics Fran and Andy...does anyone remember
> the "Underground" shops at Landmark? Quirky.

I remember going to a place called Bar Mart at Landmark Underground. Happy Thanksgiving Sleepy!

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Old Iron ()
Date: November 28, 2020 12:32PM

Fran Conia Wrote:
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> This is a picture from the city of Fairfax
> supposedly from 1962. A movie theater and a diner.
> This was not my stomping grounds so I don't know
> too much about it. I was hoping some of the
> regulars here had some more info.


Great photo Fran!

The barn shaped building on the right is Vincent's Hardware. This site would later become Gulf gas station.

The building in the middle is Vincent's Diner. This site would later become the location of Sambo's. Because of issues of the name it would become a Denny's.

The large white square build to the left of Vincent's Diner is the Fairfax Theater the opened circa 1947/1948 and stopped showing movies around 1974. It be came the "Northern Virginia Rock Centre" 1975, and the a auction house around 1979.

The theater sat vacant for a few years, except for a barber shop and another small business, until it was bought by the Ourisman Auto Group and turn into Ourisman Toyota.

The building on the far left is the GM Training Center that closed just a few years ago.

Thanks for a great photo.

Happy Thanksgiving to all from Old Iron.

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Dixie Hi Fi ()
Date: November 28, 2020 12:40PM

Was that up at Bailys near the REI spoken about in this thread . Dixie Hi Fi the place in the 70s where they had sales on stereos and speakers and hundreds of people stood in line all night for nothing as the good stuff was gone in a flash as soon as they opened with the first 2 people getting a deal and the rest getting to waste the sunny weekend day sleeping in

With the name Dixie they would have a fire sale today after being burned and looted by Democrats just due to the their name only, shows the real hate the Democrats have brought to America today

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Old Iron ()
Date: November 28, 2020 12:53PM

Fran Conia Wrote:
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> Speaking of Landmark here is a image of the Sears
> side from 1976. I got pretty much all of my
> clothes and shoes from that Sears store as a kid.


LOL !
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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Sleepy Holla ()
Date: November 28, 2020 12:56PM

Another Vincent's interior shot...smiling waitresses...:)
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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Old Iron ()
Date: November 28, 2020 09:58PM

Fran Conia Wrote:
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> This is a picture from the city of Fairfax
> supposedly from 1962. A movie theater and a diner.
> This was not my stomping grounds so I don't know
> too much about it. I was hoping some of the
> regulars here had some more info.

This photo has been posted here several times, but it shows another angle of the corner including the ESSO Station.

I don't know if Vincent owner it, but I wouldn't be surprised.
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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: springfielder0 ()
Date: November 29, 2020 12:36AM

Old Iron Wrote:
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> Fran Conia Wrote:
> --------------------------------------------------
> -----
> > This is a picture from the city of Fairfax
> > supposedly from 1962. A movie theater and a
> diner.
> > This was not my stomping grounds so I don't
> know
> > too much about it. I was hoping some of the
> > regulars here had some more info.
>
> This photo has been posted here several times, but
> it shows another angle of the corner including the
> ESSO Station.
>
> I don't know if Vincent owner it, but I wouldn't
> be surprised.


Pretty sure the Vincent's Hardware location turned into a women's clothing store, then later into a Fuddruckers. I remember shopping there, then eating there years later. Not sure what was there in between. Last time I drove by that location, the building was still standing but in very poor shape.

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Andy Ratlips ()
Date: November 29, 2020 07:12AM

A little love for Arlington. Fowler Carbonics which later turned into the Cherry Smash bottling plant. Last pic is a W&OD maintenance vehicle "hybrid" which ran on rails or tires with the Fowler Carbonics building in the background.

https://library.arlingtonva.us/2008/01/08/an-early-hybrid-vehicle/
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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Old Iron ()
Date: November 29, 2020 09:11AM

Andy Ratlips Wrote:
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> A little love for Arlington. Fowler Carbonics
> which later turned into the Cherry Smash bottling
> plant. Last pic is a W&OD maintenance vehicle
> "hybrid" which ran on rails or tires with the
> Fowler Carbonics building in the background.
>
> https://library.arlingtonva.us/2008/01/08/an-early
> -hybrid-vehicle/

In photo #1 tucked on the left side is a Little Tavern Hamburger stand. Is this the same Little Tavern that could be seen from I-66 for many years?

5 cent hamburgers was a long time ago.

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Sleepy Holla ()
Date: November 29, 2020 10:14AM

springfielder0 Wrote:
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> Old Iron Wrote:
> --------------------------------------------------
> -----
> > Fran Conia Wrote:
> >
> --------------------------------------------------
>
> > -----
> > > This is a picture from the city of Fairfax
> > > supposedly from 1962. A movie theater and a
> > diner.
> > > This was not my stomping grounds so I don't
> > know
> > > too much about it. I was hoping some of the
> > > regulars here had some more info.
> >
> > This photo has been posted here several times,
> but
> > it shows another angle of the corner including
> the
> > ESSO Station.
> >
> > I don't know if Vincent owner it, but I
> wouldn't
> > be surprised.
>
>
> Pretty sure the Vincent's Hardware location turned
> into a women's clothing store, then later into a
> Fuddruckers. I remember shopping there, then
> eating there years later. Not sure what was there
> in between. Last time I drove by that location,
> the building was still standing but in very poor
> shape.


Way before Fudd's it was Bar/Dance Club...Manhattan's??

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Sleepy Holla ()
Date: November 29, 2020 10:16AM

Old Iron Wrote:
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> Andy Ratlips Wrote:
> --------------------------------------------------
> -----
> > A little love for Arlington. Fowler Carbonics
> > which later turned into the Cherry Smash
> bottling
> > plant. Last pic is a W&OD maintenance vehicle
> > "hybrid" which ran on rails or tires with the
> > Fowler Carbonics building in the background.
> >
> >
> https://library.arlingtonva.us/2008/01/08/an-early
>
> > -hybrid-vehicle/
>
> In photo #1 tucked on the left side is a Little
> Tavern Hamburger stand. Is this the same Little
> Tavern that could be seen from I-66 for many
> years?
>
> 5 cent hamburgers was a long time ago.


Good eye, Old Iron...across the street is the hot Shoppes Sign.

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: causeican ()
Date: November 29, 2020 01:28PM

Old Iron Wrote:
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> Andy Ratlips Wrote:
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> > A little love for Arlington. Fowler Carbonics
> > which later turned into the Cherry Smash
> bottling
> > plant. Last pic is a W&OD maintenance vehicle
> > "hybrid" which ran on rails or tires with the
> > Fowler Carbonics building in the background.
> >
> >
> Is this the same Little
> Tavern that could be seen from I-66 for many
> years?

No. The one you’re thinking of was at Lion Village where Spout Run meets Lee Hwy. Next to the Pawn Shop.
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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Western Fairfax ()
Date: November 29, 2020 01:43PM

Old Iron Wrote:
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> The building on the far left is the GM Training
> Center that closed just a few years ago.
>

I thought the training center was a block up, on the other side of University Drive?

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Born_in_Alexandria ()
Date: November 29, 2020 05:31PM

Fran Conia Wrote:
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> Speaking of Landmark here is a image of the Sears
> side from 1976. I got pretty much all of my
> clothes and shoes from that Sears store as a kid.

The parking lot wasn't any too crowded even then.

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Born_in_Alexandria ()
Date: November 29, 2020 05:43PM

Andy Ratlips Wrote:
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> A little love for Arlington. Fowler Carbonics
> which later turned into the Cherry Smash bottling
> plant. Last pic is a W&OD maintenance vehicle
> "hybrid" which ran on rails or tires with the
> Fowler Carbonics building in the background.
>
> https://library.arlingtonva.us/2008/01/08/an-early
> -hybrid-vehicle/

Here's a video of the Evans Auto Railer:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pyXLshH4nOE

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Where "SIC" JOE Went To Sniff ()
Date: November 29, 2020 05:55PM

>Great pics Fran and Andy...does anyone remember the "Underground" shops at Landmark? Quirky.

Those ladys scantys in that risque little shop down there hiden away like JOE likes hiden in his basement. Jan 20 2021 the Sniffer In Chief "SIC" comes to life on the world stage

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: fairfax fred ()
Date: November 29, 2020 07:51PM

Western Fairfax Wrote:
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> Old Iron Wrote:
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> >
> >
> > The building on the far left is the GM Training
> > Center that closed just a few years ago.
> >
>
> I thought the training center was a block up, on
> the other side of University Drive?


I was thinking the same thing WF.

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Old Iron ()
Date: November 29, 2020 08:15PM

fairfax fred Wrote:
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> > > The building on the far left is the GM
> Training
> > > Center that closed just a few years ago.
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> > I thought the training center was a block up,
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> > the other side of University Drive?
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> I was thinking the same thing WF.


You are correct. I missed that one, and Fairfax Dodge, Jim McKay Chevy, and the Sunoco Station.

Sorry

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: Western Fairfax ()
Date: November 29, 2020 09:11PM

Old Iron Wrote:
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> fairfax fred Wrote:
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> > > > The building on the far left is the GM
> > Training
> > > > Center that closed just a few years ago.
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> > > I thought the training center was a block up,
> > on
> > > the other side of University Drive?
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> > I was thinking the same thing WF.
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> You are correct. I missed that one, and Fairfax
> Dodge, Jim McKay Chevy, and the Sunoco Station.
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> Sorry

I have driven by the building between the Toyota and Subaru dealerships a million times and I couldn't tell you what is in there! Hahahahahaha!

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: ...in the 22039 ()
Date: November 29, 2020 09:43PM

Next to Toyota, is the Verizon )formerly Bell Atlantic/Chesapeake and Potomac) telephone company central office. They also own(Ed) the smaller building on top of the hill behind the CO.

Is the Subaru dealer still next door to the other side? I thought it was another, or maybe an index?

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: XX6N9 ()
Date: November 30, 2020 09:04AM

Interesting thread. Too bad it's not moderated.

I'd post a lot of NoVA digitized 35mm negative and slide images from the 70s through 90s, and digital images from the 2000s... Except there's too much trollish inflammatory baiting, personal insults, and far too much off-topic diatribe and vapid political rhetoric here.

Forty+ years of Nova and Fairfax County, ranging from Great Falls, Lewinsville, SpringHill, Pimmit Hills, McLean, Falls Church, Alexandria, Lorton, and some from surrounding areas like Arlington, Loudon, Woodbridge, Occoaquan and DC, Tysons Corner as it developed over the years, including winter holidays from 72 through 85. Initial construction and dedication of McLean Community Center.


If I post or link them, it will be some other venue, not here. Maybe Pinterest and Imgur. Such images would probably end up here anyway, given the large number appearing here that were lifted from elsewhere.


I started in photography as a child about age 6. My grandfather was a photographer in the early 1900s, including WW1 Europe. He taught me early on in the 1960s with old portrait equipment. His father was a photographer too. It became a hobby and side profession for me. I have thousands of 35mm print and slide images made from NoVA.

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: DLawson ()
Date: November 30, 2020 09:08AM

Sleepy Holla Wrote:
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> Great pics Fran and Andy...does anyone remember
> the "Underground" shops at Landmark? Quirky.


I remember it, but have had no luck finding anything about it online.

I used to go there in high school to get film from Fuller & D'Albert, before they opened their Saratoga store.

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Re: Old pictures of Fairfax county, love em!
Posted by: VVCTM ()
Date: November 30, 2020 10:41AM

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