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Bernard Airport. I remember when it was first called "Bernard Mall"
Posted by Star Stations LLC at 07:06 AM in portland history | Permalink
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What is really scary is I remember it being an Airport. Makes me feel old Dave. GREAT picture!
July 20, 2012 at 09:21 AM
I remember that mall being called "Bernard's Beaverton Mall". Back in the hey day of malls springing up all over. Now, most malls as we know them are really nothing special today.
Dale S. |
July 20, 2012 at 11:51 AM
So weird to see no Sunset Lanes or the Tasty Freeze yet on Walker Road that was there in late 60's and 70's. Just an open field.
July 20, 2012 at 12:15 PM
Or no TV Antenna Farm yet up on the West Hills off of Miller Road for KPTV, KGW and KATU.
July 20, 2012 at 12:30 PM
First baskin robbins in a mall was at Bernard Mall
July 20, 2012 at 12:57 PM
My father, who is 86 years old, along with a friend rode his bicycle to Barnard field from his home in Lake Grove when he was very young, probably under 10. He and his buddy helped some guy wash the guy's small plane at the air field that day. As a reward, the guy took them both up for a spin. When dad got home and told his mom (my grandmother) that he had flown in a plane, she about had a heart attack. Can you imagine this happening in this day and age?
The Other Dave |
July 20, 2012 at 01:56 PM
I got my first airplane ride at Bernard's Airport when I was a lad and inspired me to get a pilot's license years later. Too bad that place is gone.
July 20, 2012 at 03:28 PM
I nailed my first wife in the parking lot at Beaverton Mall
CHUCKIE RABINOWITZ |
July 20, 2012 at 05:14 PM
See that big white roof in the upper left hand corner of the picture. That's the barn on Charlie Bernard's farm. My best buddy, as a kid, was a Bernard. His family owned that end of town and my family farmed the part of Beaverton that is now Fred Meyer and Beaverton Town Center.
July 20, 2012 at 07:06 PM
Was Bernard's officially part of the name (the legal name of the mall, the signage, etc.) or is that simply what people called it in reference to the airport?
Yet ANOTHER "Dave" |
August 28, 2012 at 05:07 PM
Can any one tell me what the original stores where going from the opening to a few years ago?? I do some retail blogging and live outside Beaverton and I never knew this had such history
December 19, 2012 at 01:33 AM
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