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Man o’ War Boulevard construction, 1982

Posted on December 5, 2016 | in Uncategorized | by
Construction of Man o'War Boulevard at the Richmond Road intersection, July 21, 1982. This view is looking south down Man o'War. At left is what is now the site of a CarMax Dealership while on the right is Walmart. Man o'War was completed and widened in segments over 15 years. The segment shown here extended Man O'War 1.1 miles from Richmond Road to Mt. Tabor Road, now known as Alumni Drive. Photo by E.Martin Jessee | staff

Construction of Man o’ War Boulevard at Richmond Road on July 21, 1982. This view is looking southwest down Man o’ War. At left is what is now the site of a CarMax auto dealership, and on the right is where Walmart is now. Man o’ War was completed and widened in segments over 15 years. The segment shown here extended Man o’ War 1.1 miles from Richmond Road to Mount Tabor Road, now known as Alumni Drive. Click here to see another photo of Man o’  War construction, this time along Harrodsburg Road. Photo by E. Martin Jessee | Staff

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