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National Scenic BywaysHistoric Route 66 - Begin - Chicago, Illinois, USA.

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The official Route 66 Sign proclaims BEGIN. The Start and finish of Route 66, has moved several times. The Sign can be found on Adams Street Near its junction with Michigan Avenue.

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location: Illinois

date approved: 6/22/2014

last visited: 5/8/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadRoute 66 Begins

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The current site near the shores of Lake Michigan in Chicago where Route 66 begins for west-bound travelers (and ends one block south for east-bound travelers).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TravisGood

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/12/2007

last visited: 3/19/2013

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadWhere it all ends? near the beginning!

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The commemorative sign marking the end of Rt. 66 in downtown Chicago, IL.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/12/2008

last visited: 8/12/2013

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Dixie HighwayStart of Dixie Highway, West - Chicago, Illinois

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The western section of the Dixie Highway began adjacent to Grant Park at the intersection of Michigan and Washington.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Hikenutty

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/9/2007

last visited: 8/10/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadBuckingham Fountain - Chicago, IL

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Buckingham Fountain served as the eastern terminus of Route 66.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/29/2011

last visited: 10/24/2014

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National Scenic BywaysHistoric Route 66 - Buckingham Fountain - Chicago, Illinois, USA.

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The Buckingham Fountain, is the old finishing point of the Historic Route 66. The Fountain was known as the Eastern Terminus of the Old Route 66, before 66 was relocated to the City Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/14/2014

last visited: 10/24/2014

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National Scenic BywaysHistoric Route 66 - Lou Mitchell's - Chicago, Illinois, USA.

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The First Step on Route 66 The Beginning, is nearby, but for many traveling Route 66, this is their first stop. They serve a World Class Breakfast to set you in the mood for Route 66.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/22/2014

last visited: 5/8/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadLou Mitchell's (Chicago, IL) "First stop on the Mother Road"

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Located near the start of Route 66 and frequented by many people on the start of their journey, earning it the nickname "the first stop on the Mother Road."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/14/2008

last visited: 6/4/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadCastle Car Wash - Chicago,IL

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It dates from 1925 - before Ogden Ave. was Route 66 - and was originally a gas station.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/13/2008

last visited: never

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadCindy Lyn Motel - Cicero, IL

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The Cindy Lyn Motel has been around for decades, and according to hotel review sites it's still a good place to stay.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Hikenutty

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/9/2007

last visited: 7/6/2008

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadHenry's Drive In

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"It's a Meal in itself" is what the say of hot dogs at Henry's Drive In.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TravisGood

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/16/2007

last visited: 4/23/2012

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadRobin Hood Muffler Shop - Cicero, IL

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The Robin Hood Muffler Shop is still open, fixing the muffler woes of travelers along Ogden Avenue, once route 66.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Hikenutty

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/9/2007

last visited: 4/23/2012

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadBerwyn, IL Route 66 welcome sign

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Illuminated glass block sign near Lombard St on Ogden Ave. welcoming travelers through Berwyn. Also in the background you can just see another light pole sign across the street - there are a number of these along Ogden Ave. in Berwyn.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/12/2008

last visited: never

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadTiger O'Stylies Public House on Historic Rt. 66 (Berwyn,IL)

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Nice Rt 66 icon sign on their marquee. Great Rt 66 map on their website. Looks like a fun place that rocks!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/12/2008

last visited: never

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadOgden Avenue Corridor marker - Berwyn, IL

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A new informational sign explaining the local history of Route 66 as it was developed from an Indian trail then plank road heading southwest out of Chicago.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/2/2011

last visited: never

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Blue Star Memorial Highway MarkersRiverside (IL) Blue Star Memorial By-Way (btw Longcommon Rd., Burling Rd. & Riverside Dr.)

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Located in a downtown park amongst the markers for a veteran's memorial.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/6/2008

last visited: never

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadSnuffy's 24 HR Grill

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They don’t make places like Snuffy’s anymore. The original owner ran Snuffy’s from 1930 until 1969. Snuffy’s is a longstanding Route 66 institution that truly deserves Route 66 legendary status.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/30/2008

last visited: never

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadThis Was Countryside, Farms and Quarries marker - Countryside, IL

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A new informational sign explaining the local history of Route 66 in Countryside, IL heading southwest out of Chicago.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/18/2011

last visited: never

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Blue Star Memorial Highway MarkersBlue Star Memorial - Western Springs, IL

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Near a plot maintained by the Western Springs Garden Club at 43rd & Wolf Rd.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/19/2008

last visited: never

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Blue Star Memorial Highway MarkersBlue Star Memorial Woods, Glenview, IL

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A Blue Star HIghway marker on Lake Avenue in far eastern Glenview.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Shorelander

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/29/2006

last visited: 10/29/2006

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadDell Rhea's Chicken Basket - Willowbrook, IL

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The Chicken Basket as it is today opened in the summer of 1946 on Illinois Route 66 and 79th Street in Hinsdale right next door to its original location. Stop in for great chicken and a Rt. 66 root beer!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/14/2008

last visited: 7/17/2012

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Dixie HighwayDixie Highway Historical Marker - Homewood, Illinois

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Historical marker in Homewood giving a brief history of the historic Dixie Highway which passes through eastern Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 12/22/2007

last visited: 11/24/2008

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Dixie HighwayArche Memorial Fountain - Dixie Hwy West - Lincoln Hwy Crossing - Chicago Heights, Illinois

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Intersection of the west branch of the Dixie Highway and the Lincoln Highway often called "Crossroads of the Nation" is marked with an historic fountain.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 12/22/2007

last visited: 9/7/2009

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Lincoln HighwayArche Memorial Fountain - Dixie Hwy West - Lincoln Hwy Crossing - Chicago Heights, Illinois

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Intersection of the west branch of the Dixie Highway and the Lincoln Highway often called "Crossroads of the Nation" is marked with an historic fountain.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/15/2008

last visited: 9/7/2009

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Lincoln Highway MarkersArche Memorial Fountain - Dixie Hwy West - Lincoln Hwy Crossing - Chicago Heights, Illinois

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Intersection of the west branch of the Dixie Highway and the Lincoln Highway often called "Crossroads of the Nation" is marked with this historic fountain.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 12/22/2007

last visited: 9/7/2009

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