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U.S. Federal Route 52
Tippecanoe County

U.S. Federal Route 52 is one of the main routes through the Layfayette-Tippecanoe County Highway system. U.S. 52 use to run along the Sagamore Parkway on the east and north side of Lafayette. Now it enters the Lafayette Metro on the southside along the Sagamore Parkway before turning west along Teal Road. It follows Teal Road to Old U.S. Rt. 231. For a brief time U.S. Rt. 52 follows Old U.S. Rt. 231 until an old segment of Indiana State Route 25. Once U.S. Rt. 52 meets up with the current U.S. Rt. 231, it runs north until it rejoins the Sagamore Parkway in West Lafayette.

U.S. Rt. 52 passes through the following towns in Tippecanoe County.
Monroe

Lafayette

West Lafayette
Klondike
Montmoreenci


U.S. Rt. 52 is multi-plexed in Tippecanoe County.
Indiana State Route 28, near Clarks Hill.

U.S. Rt. 231, from Lafayette to Montmorenci.


Below are various pictures from the former alignment in the Lafayette Metro Area.

A former set of guide markers.

A guide marker at the old intersection with U.S. Rt. 52 and IN St Rt 25.

A guide marker at the old intersection with U.S. Rt. 52 and IN St Rt 25.

A guide marker at the old intersection with U.S. Rt. 52 and IN St Rt 25/38.

A guide marker at the old intersection with U.S. Rt. 52 and IN St Rt 26.

A guide marker at the old intersection with U.S. Rt. 52 and IN St Rt 26.

An old BGS along the former alignment of U.S. Rt. 52 and U.S. Rt. 231.
Photo from: Paul Dienhart

An old BGS along the former alignment of U.S. Rt. 52 and U.S. Rt. 231.
Photo from: Paul Dienhart

Former EB U.S. Rt. 52 near the White River.

Former WB U.S. Rt. 52 at Layfayette.

Former WB U.S. Rt. 52 at U.S. Rt. 231 in Lafayette.


U.S. Rt. 52 intersects the following highways in Tippecanoe.
Indiana State Route 28, near Fickle.
Indiana State Route 28, near Clarks Hill.


U.S. Rt. 231, at West Lafayette.
Indiana State Route 25, at West Lafayette.

Indiana State Route 26, at West Lafayette.

U.S. Rt. 231, at Montmorenci.


Photo from: Paul Dienhart


A guide sign on NB U.S. Rt. 231 in Lafayette.

EB U.S. Rt. 52/SB U.S. Rt. 231 south of Sagamore Parkway.

EB U.S. Rt. 52/SB U.S. Rt. 231 north of Cumberland Ave.

EB U.S. Rt. 52/SB U.S. Rt. 231 north of Lindberg Road.

EB U.S. Rt. 52/SB U.S. Rt. 231 north of IN St Rt 26.

A junction marker on EB IN St Rt 26.

A guide marker on EB IN St Rt 26.

A street sign on EB IN St Rt 26.

EB U.S. Rt. 52/SB U.S. Rt. 231 near the Purdue Airport.

EB U.S. Rt. 52/SB U.S. Rt. 231 at the Wabash River.

A guide marker on EB U.S. Rt. 52/SB U.S. Rt. 231.

EB U.S. Rt. 52 near Poland Hill Road.

EB U.S. Rt. 52 near the Tippecanoe County Fairgrounds.

EB U.S. Rt. 52 near 18th Street.
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EB U.S. Rt. 52 west of Sagamore Parkway.

EB U.S. Rt. 52 south of Teal Road.

14 September 2016