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Day 4 – Springfield to Saint Louis

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Day 4 – Springfield to Saint Louis

Let’s make this clear.  There are two Springfields on Route 66 — Illinois and Missouri.  We’re leaving the one in Illinois heading to Saint Louis, Missouri.  Before we head out we are going to go to Lincoln’s Tomb.

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Lincoln Tomb

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Lincoln Tomb

Lincoln Tomb Our day began with a trip to the Lincoln Tomb.  This obelisk topped tomb is the resting place for President Lincoln, three of his sons and his wife.  It’s a reverent place that reminds you of his contribution to history. Leaving Springfield, Illinois, we head south on Illinois State Highway 4.  Historic Route…

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