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Gasoline Alley

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GPSArea aound
37.03537,-94.740547
LocationBaxter Springs
CountyCherokee
StateKansas

This area was known as Gasoline Alley due to the high number of gas stations.

The gas stations moved their operation as Route 66 shifted away from this alignment.