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Old Arrow Motel sign -- Old Rte 66, Amarillo TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz
N 35° 11.449 W 101° 56.383
14S E 232330 N 3898163
Quick Description: Cool Googie sign for the old Arrow Motel along the old US 66 on the west side of Amarillo, now used to draw attention to a used car lot.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 8/17/2014 4:52:19 PM
Waymark Code: WMM9JR
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
Views: 2

Long Description:
One of many jewels of old Route 66 in Amarillo TX, the former Arrow Motel was located near the 1929 US Government Helium Plant, which was decommissioned decades ago. Now this visually exciting sign (which could use some TLC) hawks used cars at 2707 W Amarillo Blvd (AKA Business Route 40).
Type of Structure: Signage

Upswept Roof / Folded Plate Roof(s): no

Large Dome(s): no

Large Sheet Glass Window(s): no

Boomerang and/or Arrow Shape(s): no

Amoebae Shape(s): no

Atomic Model(s): no

Starburst(s): yes

Exposed Steel Beam(s): no

Flying Saucer/Rocket Shape(s): no

If I knew, I'd be an architect: yes

Physical Address:
2707 W Amarillo Blvd
Amarillo, TX
79106


Web Address or URL: Not listed

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