Near Stroud in Lincoln County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
December 20, 1950
Opened to Traffic
May 16, 1953
Erected by Oklahoma Turnpike Authority.
Location. 35° 45.125′ N, 96° 41.325′ W. Marker is near Stroud, Oklahoma, in Lincoln County. Click for map. Marker is at the I-44 Service Plaza near Milepost 178. Marker is in this post office area: Stroud OK 74079, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Trooper Kenneth "Kenny" Osborn (here, next to this marker); Trooper Larry Crabtree (here, next to this marker); Murrah Federal Building Bombing (within shouting distance of this marker); William Alfred Mensch Building (approx. 1.9 miles away); Sac & Fox Agency (approx. 1.9 miles away); Stroud Area Veterans Monument (approx. 1.9 miles away); Rock Cafe (approx. 1.9 miles away); Davenport's Historic Broadway Avenue (approx. 5.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Stroud.
Also see . . . History of the Oklahoma Turnpike Authority. (Submitted on September 30, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 283 times since then and 66 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.