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Henry's Rabbit Ranch, Staunton, Illinois

 
 
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By Jason Voigt, August 14, 2019
1. Henry's Rabbit Ranch, Staunton, Illinois Marker
Inscription.  A Route 66 information center and tourist attraction built for past, present and future travelers.

Route 66 Roadside Attraction Recognized by Hampton Hotels Save-A-Landmark program as a site worth seeing.
 
Erected by Hampton Hotels Save-A-Landmark Program.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the U.S. Route 66 marker series.
 
Location. 39° 0.237′ N, 89° 46.906′ W. Marker is in Staunton, Illinois, in Macoupin County. Marker is on Historic Old Route 66, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1101 Historic Old Route 66, Staunton IL 62088, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 17 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Soulsby Shell Station, Mt. Olive, Illinois (approx. 5.3 miles away); Truckin Down 66 - Cassens Transport and Hamel (approx. 8.7 miles away); Bunker Hill Indian Trail (approx. 9.7 miles away); The Ariston Cafe, Litchfield, Illinois (approx. 13 miles away); Fine Dining on Rte 66
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By Jason Voigt, August 5, 2019
2. Henry's Rabbit Ranch, Staunton, Illinois Marker
Marker is seen in a small distance behind the big sign
(approx. 13 miles away); Endless Nights (approx. 14 miles away); Fort Russell (was approx. 15.9 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Governor Coles and Slavery (approx. 16.1 miles away).
 
More about this marker. According to Henry's Rabbit Ranch website (henrysroute66.com), the sign was installed in June 2003. At the time, the sign (where the description is) was bright red but it has since faded over time. Patti Kuhn (Illinois Route 66 Heritage Project) and Jim Conkle (Hampton Inn spokesperson) were present when it happened.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on October 14, 2019. This page originally submitted on August 28, 2019, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. This page has been viewed 47 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 29, 2019, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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