The Most Famous Gasoline Sign in the World

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Comments (4)

kamalyn on September 2, 2007

An iconic sign cherished by every Red Sox fan, though probably meaningless to anyone not familiar with Boston or baseball. While there must be hundreds of them scattered around the world, the phrase 'The Citgo Sign' refers to only this one - as a Google search will show! It even has its own page on the Citgo website! But in spite of that, soon after posting it I was thinking of deleting it - until I noticed the photo number!

steve9091 on July 20, 2008

Ah the Citgo sign, on all my trips to Boston and Fenway Park, sometimes Jake Ivorys that sign jumps at me.

kamalyn on July 22, 2008

thanks,Steve! Its so funny how a common advertising sign can become such a landmark!

david cavaliere on January 13, 2011

wicked pissa

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on June 4, 2007
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by kamalyn
    • Camera: PENTAX Corporation PENTAX Optio 33WR
    • Taken on 2007/05/29 14:44:23
    • Exposure: 0.006s (1/160)
    • Focal Length: 11.90mm
    • F/Stop: f/8.700
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash