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The Coffee Pot, Bedford

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The Coffee Pot in Bedford, Pennsylvania is an example of novelty architecture. The lunch stand was built in the shape of a coffee pot by David Koontz in 1927. It was threatened with demolition in the 1990s, but in 2004 was moved across the street and restored.
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  • The Coffee Pot is convenient to downtown, so it's worth a stop for a photo op. I like the fact they have preserved it and it's history. It's right at the fair grounds, easy to find.  more »
  • A quick place to visit while traveling on route 30. We passed it up at first, turned around to go see it. It wasn't open. Good place for pictures. Next to Bedford Fairgrounds.  more »
  • This is one of those 10 minute "photo stops" but definitely going a little out of the way to see. It is great that this piece of history was rescued from almost being destroyed by time. So many of the...  more »
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  • It's a big coffee pot, but it is on the way to gravity hill which is awesome.
  • Great for taking roadside attraction pic.

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