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Old 01-20-2011, 11:09 AM  
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The Mother Road: Historic Route 66 - Turn by Turn Road Description

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I lived alongside Route 66 for a long time. There were signs for it in many places all around.

Can you guess exactly where it began? Do you know?

Here's an old route map I found on the website that may be of interest....

http://www.historic66.com/

The Mother Road: Historic Route 66 - Turn by Turn Road Description


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/U.S._Route_66

Song originally recorded by "Nat King Cole"

The Song "Route 66" and various artists that recorded it....

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Route_66_(song)

Song Written by Bobby Troup and performed here by him.......
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Old 02-01-2011, 09:27 PM  
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It all started in Chicago
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Old 02-14-2011, 12:46 PM  
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Saint Louis Mo. to PCH, Coastal route 1 aka 101 aka Pacific Coast Highway at the Santa Monica pier.

Am I right? or should I check the map and change my answer?

I checked the map above, dag nabbit, I must of been mistaken because I'm never wrong . . ha ha.

CHICAGO to SANTA MONICA
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Old 02-29-2012, 05:08 PM  
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I think that'd be a fun road trip
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Old 02-29-2012, 06:29 PM  
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All road trips are fun trips, but some are more classic than others.
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It all started in Chicago
http://www.travelbygps.com/guides/Route66/route66.php


http://us.peeplo.com/search/?q=map%20of%20famous%20route%2066&type=web&from=ad g8

http://www.historic66.com/

http://www.historic66.com/photo/slideshow.html
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START OF ROUTE
Start in Chicago at the intersection of Adams Street and Michigan Avenue. Continue on Adams, then turn left on Ogden Avenue. Drive on Ogden to Harlem Avenue. Turn left on Harlem and after about a 1/2-mile right on Joliet Road. Follow Joliet Road to I-55. Exit I-55 at Wilmington. (less)
Start in Chicago at the intersection of Adams Street and Michigan Avenue. Continue o...(more)
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All road trips are fun trips, but some are more classic than others.
Real talk! The Red Rocket and I have had many a fun road trip.
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http://www.welcometooatman.com/

If you happen to travel Rte. 66, don't miss Oatman, AZ.......great little town to spend the day in..........you'll love feeding and photographing the burros........

https://www.google.com/search?q=OATM...w=1078&bih=556

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