Canal Motel

Address: 3317 W Chain Of Rocks Rd, Granite City, Illinois, 62040, United States | Motel
 
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This motel is located on 3317 W Chain Of Rocks Rd, Granite City.
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Travel Blogs from Granite City

Bo's Hollow and Akers Ferry

A travel blog entry by 1930ford on Jun 10, 2015

3 comments, 8 photos

... to where I started. The ferry had a 2 HP electric motor to pull it back and forth. We took lots of pictures. Then we were off to Bo's Hollow. Mom Lynn and son Mark seem to run the place. They have a "30's Gas station and a little village with a Barber shop, Post office, Telegraph office, General store, Jail and Smoke House that sold beef jerky. We took a tour of the property and shop were they restore Model A's. Right now Dave is working on restoring a Vicky. ...

On the Road

A travel blog entry by mvr724 on Jul 28, 2014

6 comments, 4 photos

... until 11:30 at the Cracker Barrel in Paducah, KY. Talk about crowded but the wait was only 15 minutes surprisingly. Then on to the gas station! We don't know how many gallons the RV would have sucked up because the pump stopped when it reached a certain amount of money. Must have something to do with the credit card as we used it instead of the debit card. Will have to check it out with the credit card company.
Finally we were checked ...

Welcome from Granite City, IL

A travel blog entry by t2tov on May 08, 2013

8 photos

... to the process was inefficient. On June 1, 1878, William applied for Patent 207543 to improve the efficiency whereby a pattern could be applied to enamelware while the enamel was still wet simply by placing a thin piece of paper with an oxidized pattern on top of it. The paper would fall off in the drying process and the pattern was embedded. The brothers' pattern made the utensils resemble granite.[1] The resulting product was enormously popular.

Here is a ...

MO--KC, THE BUCK STOPS HERE, BUT WHERE'S THE BEEF?

A travel blog entry by lstoneham on Oct 21, 2011

14 photos

... s home, where they lived all of their married life, as well as the Truman Presidential Library. We passed the Soda Shop where Harry had his first job, but the cold wind discouraged us from an ice cream break. The German restaurant next door was a better stop. In a brief ride downtown we found the hot spot for restaurants and night life, called surprisingly the Power and Light District. Jazz and blues music we’ll have to take it on our ...

Final Thoughts

A travel blog entry by i.d.k. on Oct 04, 2011

... and overall... everything went smoothly.... no bad hotel rooms, missed flights, train wrecks, or stolen purses. It was all good. Was it fantastic and so overwhelming wonderful that we were left in a fog of wonderful feelings (like our honeymoon cruise two years ago)??? Ummmm... NO. Was it a good cruise and a good experience with smooth sailing and a nice getaway??? Absolutely.

I'll take a moment to share a few ...

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