Category: Road Trips
The National Road in Ohio: Wrapping up the trip in Preble County
At the end of my Ohio National Road trip, one last small old alignment.
The National Road in Ohio: Two reroutings for flood-control projects, and the abandoned town of Tadmor, in Montgomery County
Two places the National Road was rerouted in western Ohio, abandoning the town of Tadmor
The National Road in Ohio: The Dayton Cutoff
The story of the Dayton Cutoff, a bit of road subterfuge by officials in Dayton.
The National Road in Ohio: Springfield
Springfield, the last major town on the westbound National Road in Ohio.
The National Road in Ohio: The Red Brick Tavern
An 1837 tavern still standing on the National Road in Ohio.
The National Road in Ohio: Crossing the Scioto River in Columbus
A look at the many bridges over the Scioto River in downtown Columbus, then and now.
The National Road in Ohio: Bexley and downtown Columbus
Passing through downtown Columbus on Main Street, a.k.a. the National Road.
The National Road in Ohio: Entering Columbus
An old-fashioned hardware store and mid-century motels as the National Road enters Columbus, Ohio.
Living near former State Road 334
A look at a bit of old Indiana highway near my home.
The National Road in Ohio: The concrete highway in Licking County
A 1914 concrete National Road in Licking County, Ohio.
The State Road 42 bridge near Poland, Indiana
A 1937 Parker through truss bridge on a minor Indiana highway.
The National Road in Ohio: The last stone bridges on the westbound road in Ohio
Three circa 1830 stone bridges in Muskingum County.