Petrol station, Linwood: Picturing Canterbury

Petrol station, Linwood. No known copyright. CCC-PetrolStations-PH-7-10.

A small petrol station set back from the road, with a covered forecourt, two pumps, and some small signs for Plume Motor Spirit and Mobiloil. Behind the station is a residential street with weatherboard houses. May 1928.
The City Engineer’s report describes F Penberthy’s petrol station on the corner of Cashel Street and Linwood Avenue as a timber and poilite building with gable and hip iron roof. 

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