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mixdenny

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  • 016 qlo 07
    Geotagged 16-QLO-7
    Lorain County, OH
  • 024 hlo 28
    Geotagged 24-HLO-28
    Lorain County, OH
  • 053 elo 12
    Commented on & geotagged 53-ELO-12
    Lorain County, OH
    The Henrietta Methodist Church and cemetery. North side of SR 113 east of Gore Orphanage Rd, Henrietta.
  • 053 elo 02
    Commented on & geotagged 53-ELO-2
    Lorain County, OH
    Leimbach's Hilltop Service on the NE corner of SR 113 and Vermilion Rd, Henrietta. Looks exactly the same today, even the sign.
  • 112 blo 24
    Geotagged 112-BLO-24
    Lorain County, OH
  • 112 blo 25
    Geotagged 112-BLO-25
    Lorain County, OH
  • 112 blo 26
    Geotagged 112-BLO-26
    Lorain County, OH
  • 020 plo 27
    Commented on & geotagged 20-PLO-27
    Lorain County, OH
    The Oberlin Airport, home of Coates Flying Service. In the front was the Skyway Restaurant in 1947 and 1948, I can't find any mention of it after that. On the south side of SR 511 between Vermilion and Gifford roads, Oberlin. The old restaurant building and the square hangar are still there. The airport was sold in 1990 and does not seems to have operated after that. The long gravel drive that used to be the runway is still there although some trees are fairly close.
  • 049 dlo 01
    Commented on & geotagged 49-DLO-1
    Lorain County, OH
    NW corner of SR 82 and Giles Rd, Eaton Township. The house in the woods is still there.
  • 048 dlo 37
    Commented on & geotagged 48-DLO-37
    Lorain County, OH
    North side of SR 82 east of Island Rd, Eaton Township. Most of the buildings are still there. Today Mallard Creek Golf Club is just to the right of the barn.
  • 023 hlo 22
    Commented on 23-HLO-22
    Lorain County, OH
    Some very interesting places just off the photo to the left. That was the location of the old Oberlin Airport and Coates Flying Service. In the upper left corner you can just make out the "Oberlin" on the roof of the small hangar. You can see it better in the thumbnail on the preview page for roll 23-HLO. When the airport opened in 1947 the building just off the photo was the Skyway Restaurant. I can only find mentions of it in 1947 and 1948. The airport was sold off in 1990 and did not serve as an airport after that. The interesting house that look like it used to be a barn is still there and still interesting. This is the south side of SR 511 just east of Vermilion Rd, Oberlin. For a look at the airport and the Skyway see photo 20-PLO-27 from 1978: https://vintageaerial.com/photos/ohio/lorain/1978/PLO/20/27
  • 013 klo 11
    Commented on 13-KLO-11
    Lorain County, OH
    East side of Vermilion Rd north of SR 511/Becker Rd, Henrietta. Everything except the old barn was replaced around 2000.
  • 013 klo 05
    Commented on 13-KLO-5
    Lorain County, OH
    East side of SR 511 south of where it turns east. Not much remains from this photo. All gone by 2000 and a new house is way back from the road today. I think the barn on the right is there but added onto.
  • 013 klo 03
    Commented on 13-KLO-3
    Lorain County, OH
    East side of SR 511 south of where it turns to go east towards Oberlin. In the upper left corner is the Kipton Cemetery.
  • 012 klo 37
    Commented on 12-KLO-37
    Lorain County, OH
    SR 511 where it used to curve west to merge with Rt 20. The other side of the road from photo 27. The house and the large barn are still there.
  • 055 dlo 30
    Liked 55-DLO-30
    Lorain County, OH
  • 055 dlo 31
    Liked 55-DLO-31
    Lorain County, OH
  • 055 dlo 33
    Liked 55-DLO-33
    Lorain County, OH
  • 055 dlo 32
    Liked 55-DLO-32
    Lorain County, OH