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The Lincoln Highway was the first road across America. It spanned almost 3400 miles, coast-to-coast, from Times Square in New York City to Lincoln Park in San Francisco. This category seeks to waymark the unique pieces of Americana and history that still lie along this supplanted route.
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A diner along the Lincoln Highway in Abbottstown, Pennsylvania.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/16/2021

last visited: 2/27/2022

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There is a 25-mile portion of the Lincoln Highway that is actually a World War memorial which was dedicated not too long after the inception of the highway. This monument along with several others up and down the road mark the memorial.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/17/2010

last visited: 9/14/2021

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Another neat, little mid-19th century mile marker on the old Lincoln Highway, predates the Father of All Roads by about 50 years but still characterizes the culture of the road. There are a few of these separated by of course, a mile.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/22/2010

last visited: 4/14/2019

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Lincoln HighwayJohn Abbott House - Abbottstown, PA

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Although significantly altered over the years, there is no missing the original 18th century construction. Despite the additions, especially in the rear, it was still added to the NRHP in 1980. Naturally, it is on the Lincoln Highway.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/21/2011

last visited: 9/14/2021

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Lincoln HighwayP 99 Y 15 - Abbotstown, PA

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Neat, little mid-19th century mile marker on the old Lincoln Highway, predates the Father of All Roads by about 50 years but still characterizes the culture of the road. There are a few of these separated by of course, a mile.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/17/2010

last visited: 4/14/2019

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Lincoln HighwayThe Abbottstown Lincoln Highway Mural - Abbottstown, PA

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The Abbottstown Lincoln Highway mural, a painterly highway scene on the exterior of the Abbottstown fire station, marks the eastern end of the Lincoln Highway Heritage Corridor.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/1/2011

last visited: 11/6/2021

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Lincoln HighwayCpt. Peter Ickes House - Abbottstown, PA

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A historic home in Abbottstown, Pennsylvania.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/16/2021

last visited: 2/27/2022

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A church in downtown Abbottstown, Pennsylvania.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/16/2021

last visited: 2/27/2022

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Lincoln HighwayAbbottstown Rotary - The Center of Town - Abbottstown, PA

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If there was anything which truly typified the lure and old-fashioned charm of the Lincoln Highway, it would be here in possible the most beautiful center of town of this small, quaint, beautiful town.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/24/2010

last visited: 11/6/2021

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A historic inn located in downtown Abbottstown, Pennsylvania.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/16/2021

last visited: 2/27/2022

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Lincoln HighwayThe Beginning of the Lincoln Highway - Abbottstown, PA

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Beautiful interpretive is part of a much larger series placed along this corridor. The sign recalls the beginnings and history of this famous and culturally important highway. This marker is located @ the The Altland House site.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/9/2011

last visited: 9/14/2021

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A bell on display in downtown Abbottstown, Pennsylvania.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/16/2021

last visited: 2/27/2022

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A historic home in downtown Abbottstown, Pennsylvania.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/16/2021

last visited: 2/27/2022

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Lincoln HighwayHistoric Mile Marker Monument (P 102 - Y 16 - G 12) - Abbottstown, PA

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A quick and intentional eye will sometimes help in discovering old and forgotten stone mile markers, like this one. This milepost os on the north side of US 30 (Lincoln Highway) giving distances to Philadelphia, York, & Gettysburg.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/4/2013

last visited: 4/14/2019

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The historic Lincoln passes through three incredibly historic cities, all in a row. All three have feature prominently in the War of Independence as well as the Civil War. This 19th century stone marker gives the distance to all three cities.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/18/2011

last visited: 8/29/2015

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Lincoln HighwayGettysburg Campaign - New Oxford, PA

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There are multiple versions of the same exact marker located along this portion of the Lincoln Highway. This one is located just before the intersection of Stanley Drive and the Lincoln Highway.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/10/2011

last visited: 8/22/2015

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Lincoln HighwayGettysburg Campaign - Between Abbottsville & New Oxford, PA

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There is an entire string of these Gettysburg historic markers strewn over the Lincoln Highway starting near York and ending in Gettysburg.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/27/2010

last visited: 9/16/2021

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A vintage gas station along the original Lincoln Highway in New Oxford, Pennsylvania.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/16/2021

last visited: never

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Lincoln HighwayFill 'er up - New Oxford, PA

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A historical marker in New Oxford, Pennsylvania along the Lincoln Highway.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/16/2021

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Lincoln HighwayLife is a Highway...Enjoy the View - New Oxford, PA

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A beautiful highway display in the form of an artistically painted vintage gas pump and an official Lincoln Highway interpretative can be found in front of the Aero Oil Company.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/8/2012

last visited: 9/16/2021

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Lincoln HighwayEmory United Methodist Church - New Oxford, PA

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Beautiful 19th century church along the Lincoln Highway and situated at the town's center square. As the lure, popularity and of course traffic grew, so did the church, which was only about 25 years old when the highway first passed through here.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/26/2010

last visited: 4/20/2019

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Lincoln HighwayBuilding the Highway - New Oxford, PA

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Have you ever wondered how the Lincoln Highway became to be known as Route 30? What about those concrete markers, ever wonder how they came about? Read about this roadside interpretive and find the answers to these questions.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/27/2010

last visited: 9/16/2021

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Lincoln HighwayPennsylvania Cabin Car #476582 - New Oxford, PA

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One of two train cars on display at the New Oxford Station, along the original Lincoln Highway.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/16/2021

last visited: 10/25/2021

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One of two train cars on display at the New Oxford Station, along the original Lincoln Highway.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/16/2021

last visited: 10/26/2021

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Lincoln HighwayRoad Versus Rail - New Oxford, PA

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One of many historical markers in New Oxford, Pennsylvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/16/2021

last visited: never

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