Camelot Drug - Lomita, California

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sumu
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Camelot Drug - Lomita, California

Postby sumu » Sun Dec 09, 2007 12:17 pm

Name: Camelot Drug
Architect: unknown
Year: 1957

Street: 2159 Pacific Coast Highway
City: Lomita
State: CA
Zip: 90717
Country: USA
Phone:

Type: Commercial Retail building
Style: Themed
Status: possibly endangered

Description: An unusual castellation motif and unique uncial script sign. The illuminated signage are all original (I believe).

I have a photo on my blog (below)

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Postby Synthetrix » Wed Jan 09, 2008 7:44 pm

A semi-cool facade on an otherwise boring strip mall structure. The store itself was terrible and I am surprised that they stayed in business so long with all the Rite Aid, Walgreens and CVS stores in the area. I can't say that I would miss this one if it goes.
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