Listen with EKCO Radio Ghostsign, Middlesbrough

EKCO (Eric Kirkham Cole Limited) produced TVs and Radios from 1924 until 1960 although the brand name lived on into the 1970s. This shop on Parliament Road was once an electrical shop.

Ecko Ghostsign, Parliament Road Middlesbrough

The advert was revealed by the removal of a billboard around 2016 when it first appears on Google Streetview, it has visibly deteriorated since that point.

2016 Google Streetview

A complete copy of the same advert existed in Southamption, but this has since been hidden by a new building.

1 thought on “Listen with EKCO Radio Ghostsign, Middlesbrough

  1. A really good example of this super sign has just been revealed behind broken plaster, and then preserved on the side of a Southsea, Portsmouth terrace on Winter Rd..brilliant of the landlord to do the work. Matt Scott-Joynt (

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