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Ben's 2017 Route 66 Adventure

Day 7
Monday, May 8

 

Starting @ Springfield MO

   

 

Ash Grove MO

 

Everton MO

Gary's Gay Parita Sinclair Station
Established 1930 on Historic Route 66
Tons of memorabilia!

Click photo to see my walk-through

 

George directed me to this early 66 route to the Spencer Service Station

 

Spencer MO

    

Avilla MO

 

       Carthage MO

Looks like a beautifully restored, but unmarked, classic filling station.

66 Drive-in is still in operation!

 

Carterville MO

  

 

Webb City MO

 

Joplin MO

A 3-for-1 Selfie!

 

Kansas

#7 State for the trip, and the shortest bit of Route 66 of any - only 13 miles.
Kansas is also the 1st of 12 that I needed to complete the contiguous 48 States in this Corvette!

 

Galena KS

  

Riverton KS  


 

The "Rainbow Arch Bridge"
  
  

 

Baxter Springs KS

  

 

Oklahoma

Already another State! #8 for the trip.

 

Miami OK
p.s. That's pronounced "Miamah"

 

Afton OK

  

 

Vinita OK

A Route 66 favorite eatery since 1927
  

 

Catoosa OK

The legendary "Blue Whale"

Click the photo to see more of it

 

Day 7 ends at the Super 8 in Tulsa.

248 miles for the day
 

 

On to Day 8

 

 

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