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Old Abandoned Roads

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  1. Uke

    Uke visualist Super Supporter

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    Is this abandoned roads or bike among graffiti?

    A really funky location, where is this?

  2. Tammy

    Tammy Team 2nd Wind

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    Old part of 61 in PA
  3. Carlos-Ecrins

    Carlos-Ecrins Been here awhile

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    Abandoned stretch in Parada do Síl (Spain)

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  4. jay547

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    Bypassed and abandoned section of old Hwy. 33, Coyle, Oklahoma.

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  5. snobear

    snobear Been here awhile

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    junglemototours trailplug

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  8. TheAdmiral

    TheAdmiral Long timer

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    We camped and rode our motorcycles on the Blue Mtn. OHV trails. Our camp was at the Blue Mtn. Summit Snow-park which is off an old section of US Hwy 26 west of Unity, OR. There are several old sections of the highway after they realigned at some point. Most of this road still had a single yellow no passing line. I wonder when they quit using a single line in favor of double yellow lines. I also rode on one section which had a solid yellow line and a solid white line. Never saw that in my adulthood either.

    Also was interesting to learn that in Oregon, US 26 used to be numbered US 28 until the early 1950's.

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    In 1937, US 28 was truncated from Florence to Eugene, which then became its western terminus in Eugene. US 28 was replaced with US 26 when US 26 was extended from Wyoming to the Pacific Ocean in 1952. The portion of US 28 from Ontario to Prineville became US 26. That highway then continued in a northwesterly direction to Portland and Astoria. From Prineville to Eugene, US 28 became U.S. Route 126, now known as Oregon Route 126.

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  9. jay547

    jay547 Long timer

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    Mayes County, Oklahoma. Bypassed and abandoned 1979.

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    radbrad511 Incurable

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  11. jay547

    jay547 Long timer

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    Kansas, Oklahoma, and Gulf Railroad bed, Yonkers, Oklahoma. Constructed 1912, abandoned in the 1950's due to construction of Lake Ft. Gibson which inundated much of the route.

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  12. jay547

    jay547 Long timer

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    Abandoned river access road, Wekiwa, Oklahoma.

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  13. jay547

    jay547 Long timer

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    Old Highway 10, northeastern Oklahoma.

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    Old State Highway 2, Briartown, Oklahoma.

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  16. jay547

    jay547 Long timer

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    Bypassed and abandoned section of State Highway 9, Stigler, Oklahoma. Complete with abandoned railroad overpass.

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    It was barricaded. But I was riding a motorcycle...
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    elBeardo Get busy living

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    snobear Been here awhile

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    Abandoned sidewalks and streets of Pine Point NWT

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    Bypassed and abandoned road, Marble City, Oklahoma.

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