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Ted Drewes Frozen Custard

 
 
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By Jason Voigt, September 6, 2019
1. Ted Drewes Frozen Custard, St. Louis, Missouri Marker
Inscription.  Ted Drewes Frozen Custard has been located on Route 66 since 1941 and has been a St. Louis landmark since 1929. Many travelers have stopped to enjoy the world-famous "Concretes."

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. 38° 35.373′ N, 90° 18.441′ W. Marker is in St. Louis, Missouri. Marker is on Chippewa Street (State Highway 366) 0.2 miles east of Prather Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Ted Drewes originally opened his frozen custard stand in St. Petersburg, Florida. It wasn't until 1930 that he would expand his business to St. Louis, opening more locations. In 1959, his signature "concrete" (which is a malt or shake so thick that it is served upside down) was introduced. Today, there are two locations (Chippewa and South Grand, both in St. Louis). Drewes' son continues
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By Jason Voigt, September 6, 2019
2. Ted Drewes Frozen Custard, St. Louis, Missouri Marker
to run the family-owned business. The place also specializes in selling Christmas trees in the Winter. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6726 Chippewa Street, Saint Louis MO 63109, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Scheidt Hardware (approx. 1.7 miles away); Citizens National Bank (approx. 1.7 miles away); Coral Court (approx. 1.7 miles away); Katz Drug Store (approx. 1.7 miles away); 66 Park-In Theater (approx. 1.7 miles away); Kalb Electric (approx. 1.7 miles away); Sunnen Products Company (approx. 1.7 miles away); Empire Supply (approx. 1.7 miles away).
 
More about this marker. It is not known when the marker was placed.
 
Also see . . .  Ted Drewes Frozen Custard - Official website. (Submitted on September 7, 2019, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.)
 
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By Jason Voigt, September 6, 2019
3. Ted Drewes Frozen Custard (Chippewa location)
The marker is located on a pole in the middle of the east parking lot.
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on September 15, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 7, 2019, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. This page has been viewed 50 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 7, 2019, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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