Ghost signs times Two in Seattle


I was wandering around Pioneer Square Seattle, Occidental and Yesler area,  and looked up. What a fabulous Ghost sign! Have lunch over Seas! I say there! Save me a seat. But underneath this sign is another earlier one for the Washington State Ferries, and then a sign for Sperry’s Flour Co. Spoiler alert, apparently the Washington State Ferry’s was painted on purpose to look old in 1978. So a created ghost sign over some real ghost signs!  But I still love the idea of having lunch over seas!

About susan sheldon nolen

It’s rare to catch me without coffee, a form of camera, or my beloved wire fox terriers. I love the history, the art, and it’s a massive part of my life, as I either paint, write, or get interrupted by my dogs, reminding me of the real world. I hope you enjoy your time here. It’s such a privilege to have readers.
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5 Responses to Ghost signs times Two in Seattle

  1. It sounds like you are overdue for a ferry ride. You can have lunch on there!

  2. I had no idea what those faded old painted signs were called! “Ghost Signs” this is so good to finally know…thank you!!

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