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Site of One of the First Irving Service Stations

 
 
Site of One of the First Irving Service Stations Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2017
1. Site of One of the First Irving Service Stations Marker
Inscription.  

On this site in 1930, K. C. Irving built one of the first Irving service stations. We are proud to donate this land to assist in the development of Peace Park, built for the enjoyment of the citizens of Sussex and their visitors.

Thank you for your support
The People of Irving Oil
 
Erected by the People of Irving Oil.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public WorkIndustry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1930.
 
Location. 45° 43.411′ N, 65° 30.816′ W. Marker is in Sussex, New Brunswick, in Kings County. Marker is at the intersection of Queen Street and Main Street (New Brunswick Route 121), on the left when traveling south on Queen Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Peace Park, Sussex NB E4E 2S3, Canada. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. War Memorial (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named War Memorial (about 90 meters away); Dominion Building (about 180

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meters away); Leonard's Gate (approx. 0.4 kilometers away).
 
Also see . . .  Sussex, New Brunswick Official Website. (Submitted on August 12, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Site of One of the First Irving Service Stations Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2017
2. Site of One of the First Irving Service Stations Marker
Modern Irving Service Station image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2017
3. Modern Irving Service Station
Recently built near Route 1 Exit 9 in St. Stephen NB
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 7, 2019. It was originally submitted on August 12, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 200 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 12, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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