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Tri-City Drive-in (Endwell)

aka George F. Drive-in

Status: Demolished
Location: 3698 George F. Hwy., Endwell, NY 13760
Screens: 1
Capacity: 650 cars
Original owner: Built by Michael J Rano & Camille Sbarra.
Opening date: August 21, 1946
Final season: 1958
What's there now: Demolished for construction of Route 17, the entrance was located on George F. Highway to the east of River Road.

This page was last updated on January 18, 2010.

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Topo Map from 1988, courtesy of TerraServer USA. Aerial image from 1948, courtesy of the Broome County Historian. Aerial image from 1973, courtesy of the Broome County Soil and Water Conservation District. Aerial image from 2006, courtesy of Google Earth.
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Aerial close-up image from 2006, courtesy of Google Earth. Grand opening tonight ad from the Binghamton Press on August 21, 1946. Thank you ad from the Binghamton Press on August 23, 1946. George F. Drive-in ad from the Binghamton Press on August 11, 1949.
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Tri-City Drive-in image, courtesy of the Broome County Historian.      

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My parents took us to see Davey Crockett back in the mid-50's.
They tore it down a couple of years later.

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#1 - Bill Ross - 02/25/2014 - 17:46
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