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Faux lighthouse sighting!

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Postby tinypiney » Sun Jan 13, 2013 4:54 pm


Found this imposter in Newport News last weekend. I wonder what lighthouses have to do with storage units...
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Postby island » Sun Jan 13, 2013 6:10 pm


The same connection as with pizza joints, used car lots and appliance stores and that is to attract attention. The same thing as flying greatly oversized flags.
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Postby BMR » Sun Jan 13, 2013 6:28 pm


Tiny ... it a chain of self storage facilities ... Ive seen many in
NJ ... appears they are widespread ... http://www.shurgard.com/

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Then I went trolling ... found this

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Postby CHUCKX53 » Sun Jan 13, 2013 8:45 pm


Maybe in the hope that their possessions will be safely stored ? :lol:
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Postby island » Sun Jan 13, 2013 11:57 pm


And like the lighthhouses, destined to be automated?
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