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What does BP stand for?

BP stands for Barber Pole

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Main street" was created to reflect the era through storefront shops with awnings and signage, a 35-foot movie marquee and interchangeable movie posters, barber/beauty shop with active barber pole, large-scale posters of interchangeable Virginia travel scenes, and chapel facade flanked with wall sconces and stone urns with evergreens and park bench centrally located under clerestory natural light.
The red-and-white striped barber pole originally symbolised a bleeding arm swathed in bandages and dates back to long ago when barbers also performed as surgeons.