Sarah Albee: Wide Road

From: Sarah Albee
September 17, 2012 at 04:35AM

Highways in colonial America could be as wide as 165 feet across. Their width provided safety from ambush and room for driving herds of animals.

Source: Bill Bryson, At Home, page 196

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