Historic Route 66 ~ Welcome Wagon ~ Needles, California, USA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita
N 34° 50.184 W 114° 36.030
11S E 719415 N 3857526
Quick Description: This "Welcome Wagon" is located on Old Route 66 on the east side of Town as you enter Needles, California.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 2/13/2015 1:34:33 PM
Waymark Code: WMNCET
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Bernd das Brot Team
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Long Description:
This specialist Farm wagon was probably used as a grain, or root vegetable carrying vehicle. Then used as a Hotel sign, before its current location & use since 2009 as a Welcome Wagon.

"As you enter Needles you will see the famous "Welcome to Needles Covered Wagon". It was formerly used as a sign for the El Rancho Hotel in Needles. Most of Route 66 through Needles is called Broadway Street. The El Garces Harvey House is located on Front and G streets; once another alignment of Route 66 through this desert town on the banks of the Colorado River." Text source: (visit link)

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Address of Icon:
Front Street, Needles, California, USA.
Program: America's Byways

Website: [Web Link]

Official Name: Historic Route 66

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