On A Wall In Long Beach CA

When this plaque was dedicated in 1953, US-6 was the longest numbered highway in the US. With the 1964 remembering in California, US-6 had a couple of hundred miles cut off the western end, the distance from Long Beach to just north of Bishop. US-6 still ends at the tip of Cape Cod MA, it’s historical eastern endpoint. US-20 is currently the longest numbered highway in our country.