I-90/80 Westbound Wilbur Shaw Plaza - Rolling Prairie, IN
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougandSandra
N 41° 42.405 W 086° 37.399
16T E 531338 N 4617286
Quick Description: Located at mile marker 56 on the Indiana Intersate.
Location: Indiana, United States
Date Posted: 3/24/2012 7:21:22 AM
Waymark Code: WME23V
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
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Long Description:
Very nice rest area, clean and abundant restrooms, quick food service.

About the rest area namesake:
Wilbur Shaw (October 31, 1902 - October 30, 1954) was a noted American racing driver and president of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway from 1945 until his death. Shaw was the automotive test evaluator for Popular Science magazine.
Sadly, at the height of his power in the racing world, Shaw was killed in an airplane crash near Decatur, Indiana on October 30, 1954, one day before his fifty-second birthday.
Highway Number: Interstate 90/80

Common Name for the Highway: Indiana Toll Road

Highway Access Direction: West

Rest Area Name: Wilbur Shaw Plaza

Picnic area, pet rest area, telephones, wifi, fast food, restrooms,rv dump station,

McDonalds, Dairy Queen, vending machines.

Special Features:
State Flag.

WiFi: yes

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