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Brookland District Historic Sites - Courtney Road Service Station

Courtney Road Service Station in Brookland District, Henrico County, Virginia.

This "house with a canopy style" station was built around 1925 when there was an increase in cars, improved roads, and a decrease in the cost of gas. In 1940, Richmond Telephone directory listed the site as the "Friendly Service Station". Owned by the Barlow family, locals recall the station store being operated by Mr. Wiltshire. The County of Henrico had the station restored and it is now located on the corner of Courtney Road and Mountain Road for public display.

  • This is owned by the County of Henrico, and open only for special events.
  • (County of Henrico)

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