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Illinois 8
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Illinois State Route 8

Illinois route 8 goes from near Maquon to Washington. In the Peoria area, Illinois 8 jogs in many places before finally ending up at US 24 in Washington. The original Illinois 8 mostly became US 24 when it came into being in 1926.
 
Illinois 8: Near Maquon (Illinois 97) < 47 miles > Washington (US 24)

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Cities Served: East Peoria, Elmwood, Peoria, Washington, Yates City
Counties Served: Knox, Peoria, Tazewell
Multiplexes: Illinois 78, Illinois 116, US 150
Ending at Ill. 8: Illinois 28
Related Links: » Illinois Route 8 from Wikipedia
  » Rich Carlson's Illinois Highway Page 1-20


  Eastern Terminus: Washington   at US 24
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Looking northwest where Illinois 8 and US 24 end at US 24
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Looking northwest
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Looking north at the eastbound ramp to US 24
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Westbound US 24 at Illinois 8
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  Western Terminus: Near Maquon (Illinois 97)
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Looking east from IL 97
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A closer view of the end sign
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Looking west towards IL 97
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  Multiplex Photographs:
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Ill. 8/US 150: Looking northeast where the multiplex ends
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Ill. 8/Ill. 78: Looking south in Elmwood
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Ill. 8/Ill. 116: Looking northeast near I-74
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