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Old Spanish Trail Auto RouteLancaster Hill Wagon Ruts - SH 290 near Sheffield TX

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Travelers who bumped along the OST west of Ozona to Sheffield would be rewarded with an amazing view of the Pecos River Valley from Lancaster Hill, with the added sight of cool Old San-Antonio-El Paso Road wagon ruts from the 1850s.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/12/2017

last visited: 12/20/2016

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Old Spanish Trail Auto RouteFort Lancaster - SH 290 near Sheffield, TX

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In the early days of the OST, travelers would have come over Lancaster Hill and spied the ruins of Fort Lancaster, which protected traffic along the Old San Antonio-El Paso Road from the 1850s-1870s.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/12/2017

last visited: 12/20/2016

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Old Spanish Trail Auto RouteSutton County Courthouse - Sonora, TX

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The Sutton County Courthouse in Sonora, located on the OST, and one of the best places in West Texas to have a picnic and a cool drink if you were an early OST traveler

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/12/2017

last visited: 12/20/2016

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Old Spanish Trail Auto RouteSutton County Centennial County Marker - Sonora, TX

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The Sutton County 1936 Centennial pink granite block county marker stands along the OST along the old SH 27/US290, now State Loop 467, and could use some MAJOR TLC.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/12/2017

last visited: 12/20/2016

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Wagon Roads and TrailsSan Antonio-El Paso Road -- Sonora TX

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The Sutton County 1936 Centennial pink granite block county marker stands along the Old Spanish Trail along the San Antonio-El Paso Road, east of Sonora on State Loop 467

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/11/2017

last visited: 12/20/2016

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Wagon Roads and TrailsFt. McKavett - Ft. Clark Military Road -- Roosevelt TX

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A state historic marker along state Loop 291 (the historic Old Spanish Trail auto route) preserves the history of an even earlier road

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/11/2017

last visited: 12/20/2016

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Old Spanish Trail Auto RouteOST Sign - Roosevelt, TX

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A handmade welded Old Spanish Trail sign stands along the historic OST route, and has been repurposed to advertise the Old Spanish Trail Apartments (that no longer exist) in downtown Roosevelt.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/10/2017

last visited: 12/20/2016

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Old Spanish Trail Auto RouteOld Gas Station & New Deal Cafe - Roosevelt, TX

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This 1920s/1930s gas station and cafe at Roosevelt Texas catered to the automotive and dining needs of travelers along the Old Spanish Trail.

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location: Texas

date approved: 1/10/2017

last visited: 12/20/2016

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Old Spanish Trail Auto RouteRoosevelt Store - Roosevelt, TX

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The Roosevelt Store, always a center of this tiny community, whose best days coincided with the OST.

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location: Texas

date approved: 1/10/2017

last visited: 12/20/2016

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U.S. 40 - The National RoadHarford Town or Bush - Abingdon, MD

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A state marker along old US 40, now MD state route 7.

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location: Maryland

date approved: 1/10/2017

last visited: 5/31/2014

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U.S. 40 - The National RoadThis Tablet - Abingdon, MD

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Possibly one of the most important historical sites in all of the modern world. It is the site where any declaration of independence was adopted by any government.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/10/2017

last visited: 5/31/2014

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U.S. 40 - The National RoadThe Bush Declaration - Abingdon, MD

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A state historical marker along old US 40, now MD state route 7.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/10/2017

last visited: 5/31/2014

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U.S. 40 - The National RoadThe General's Highway - Aberdeen, MD

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A historical marker commemorates the original route General Washington took in 1783 on his way to Annapolis to resign from the army to become the President of the United States.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/10/2017

last visited: never

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U.S. 40 - The National RoadAberdeen High School - Aberdeen, MD

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This building served as the Aberdeen High School before the more modern complex was completed about a mile to the north.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/10/2017

last visited: never

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Lincoln HighwayNew York Public Library - New York, NY

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The New York Public Library is situated on the south side of 42nd Street, the original route of the Lincoln Highway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: New York

date approved: 1/10/2017

last visited: never

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Lincoln HighwayBryant Park - New York, NY

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Bryant Park is located just below 42nd Street, the original route of Lincoln Highway within New York City.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: New York

date approved: 1/10/2017

last visited: never

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Wagon Roads and TrailsGreat Western Trail -- Pegleg Crossing on the San Saba, SH 29, Menard Co. TX

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The Great Western Trail used the Pegleg Crossing on the San Saba as part of the cattle route north to Canada

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location: Texas

date approved: 1/10/2017

last visited: 12/20/2016

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Old Spanish Trail Auto RouteSite of Junction's First Livery Stable - Junction, TX

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The earliest travelers on the Old Spanish Trail would have passed by Junction's first livery stable, which they themselves helped consign to history

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/10/2017

last visited: 12/20/2016

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Wagon Roads and TrailsThe Great Western Trail -- Legion Park, Menard TX

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This Great Western Trail marker and an explanatory historical monument is located at Legion park in downtown Menard

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/9/2017

last visited: 12/20/2016

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Wagon Roads and TrailsThe Great Western Trail -- US 83 former rest area, Menard TX

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This Great Western Trail marker and explanatory sign along US 83 just outside the Menard city limit

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/9/2017

last visited: 12/20/2016

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Old Spanish Trail Auto RouteFormer Gulf Station - Junction, TX

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This old Gulf station, now a laundromat, stands at the corner of Main Street at N 5th street along the Old Spanish Trail in downtown Junction.

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location: Texas

date approved: 1/9/2017

last visited: 12/20/2016

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Old Spanish Trail Auto RouteOld Rock Store - Junction, TX

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The Old Rock Store, a fixture on Junction's County Courthouse square since 1879, located about a block off the Old Spanish Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/9/2017

last visited: 1/9/2017

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Old Spanish Trail Auto RouteKimble County Historic Marker - Junction, TX

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The 1936 Centennial pink granite block county marker on the northwest corner of the Kimble County courthouse, along the OST.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/8/2017

last visited: 9/3/2014

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Old Spanish Trail Auto RouteSchreiner Park - Junction, TX

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Deeded to the City of Junction in 1916, beautiful Schreiner Park along the South Llano River would have been a great place for OST travelers to eat a picnic and cool off on a hot day.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/8/2017

last visited: 9/3/2014

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Old Spanish Trail Auto RouteTexan Theater - Junction, TX

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The Texan Theater, Junction's downtown movie theater, opened in the 1930s along the Old Spanish Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/8/2017

last visited: 9/3/2014

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