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West Virginia Turnpike

The West Virginia Turnpike was dedicated on November 8, 1954.

Learn more:
"The West Virginia Turnpike: '88 Miles of Miracle'"
"Pike Link to City Opened" (Opening of the West Virginia Turnpike)
"Schools Close, 'Homefolks' Line Pike Route For Ceremony"
"State Road Program Must Be Built Upon New System To Achieve Aims"
Cover of Dedication Program, West Virginia Turnpike, November 8, 1954
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