Sunday Drivers and "Tin-Can Tourists"The National Road enjoyed a revival from about 1910-1960, with the rising popularity of the automobile. Tourist travel began in earnest when cars became reliable enough for the average person to take a long trip.
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|Series||This marker is part of the The Historic National Road series|
|Placed By||America's Byways|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 4:04am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 701527 N 4396648|
|Decimal Degrees||39.69591667, -78.64960000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 41.755', W 78° 38.976'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 41' 45.30" N, 78° 38' 58.56" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 12500 Pleasant Valley Rd NE, Flintstone MD 21530, US|
|Alternative Maps||Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap|