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Niangua, MO

Niangua is on the 1926 to 1954 alignment of Route 66 which followed the old Ozark Trail. In 1955 Route 66 was realigned to follow I-55 which became the 1955 to 1984 alignment a couple miles west of town.
Abbylee Court
Route 66
This little motor court is north of Niangua on the southeast side of Route 66 at Deerfield Dr. ... read more
Niangua Junction Station
5165 State Highway CC
Clyde Hagan was the proprietor of this Shell station in 1938. It's gone through several operators and ... read more
Rockhaven Roadhouse & Cabins
State Highway CC, Niangua, MO
The Rockhaven Roadhouse & Cabins date back to 1925. Originally it had a restaurant, tavern, filling station and ... read more
Carpenter's Camp
3652 State Highway CC
Carpenter's Camp opened in 1936 with a Skelley station and cafe. In 1939 it became the Oak Vale Park with ... read more

x1925 Cottage Style Gas Station Ruins
Route 66
This abandoned Phillips 66 gas station is just feet from the Niangua bridge on Hwy. CC (Route 66) ... read more
x1924 Niangua River Pony Truss Bridge
Route 66
This 1924 Pratt-Pony Truss bridge was built by M.E. Gillioz two years before this was part of Route 66 ... read more

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x About Us We started traveling Historic U.S. Route 66 as a destination in 2009. It's like a 2,400 mile long drive back in time from Chicago to Santa Monica! more
xDid You Know: Many parts of the old 4 lane Route 66 were reverted to a 2 lane road after 66 was realigned to the interstate. In many places the abandoned lanes are still there.