Connecticut US and State Routes in 1985

The following is a listing of the state touring route system in Fairfield, New Haven, Middlesex, Litchfield, and Hartford counties as it was in 1985. Differences between the system then and now are noted. The information on this page was obtained from the 1985 edition of the State Highway Log of State Numbered Routes and Roads.

Mill Plain Road, White Turkey Road, Federal Road, Bridge Street, East Street, Poplar Street, Park Lane Road, Litchfield Road, New Milford Turnpike, Litchfield Turnpike, West Street, Torrington Road, New Litchfield Street, Litchfield Street, East Main Street, Albany Turnpike, Simsbury Road, Hopmeadow Street, Salmon Brook Street
Direction:
East/West
Western Terminus:
New York-Connecticut border
Eastern Terminus:
Connecticut-Massachusetts border
Status:
Unchanged.
Bantam Lake Road
Direction:
North/South
Southern Terminus:
West Street (CT 109) in Morris
Northern Terminus:
Bantam Road (US 202) in Litchfield
Status:
Unchanged.
North Main Street, Hall Boulevard, Cottage Grove Road
Direction:
East/West
Western Terminus:
Albany Turnpike (US 44) in West Hartford
Eastern Terminus:
Blue Hills Avenue (CT 187) in Bloomfield
Status:
Unchanged from US 44 to CT 187. Extended east to CT 159 in Windsor.
Town Hill Road, Reservoir Road, East Hartland Road, Gavitt Road, Barkhamsted Road
Direction:
North/South
Southern Terminus:
Litchfield Turnpike (US 202) in New Hartford
Northern Terminus:
Hartland Road (CT 20) in Granby
Status:
Unchanged.
Elm Street, Shaker Road, Taylor Road
Direction:
North/South
Southern Terminus:
Enfield Street (US 5) in Enfield
Northern Terminus:
Connecticut-Massachusetts border
Status:
Unchanged.
East Main Street, North Main Street, Hill Road
Direction:
North/South
Southern Terminus:
CT 8 in Thomaston
Northern Terminus:
Litchfield Road (CT 118) in Harwinton
Status:
Unchanged.
West Street, Middle Street, Middle Road, King Street, King Place
Direction:
North/South
Southern Terminus:
Yankee Expressway (I-84) in Southington
Northern Terminus:
Farmington Avenue (US 6) in Bristol
Status:
Unchanged.
Elm Street, Platt Street, Prindle Avenue, Pulaski Highway, Ansonia Road, Fountain Street
Direction:
East/West
Western Terminus:
Main Street (CT 115) in Ansonia
Eastern Terminus:
Whalley Avenue (CT 63) in New Haven
Status:
Unchanged.
Waterbury Road, South Main Street, Northfield Road
Direction:
North/South
Southern Terminus:
CT 8 in Thomaston
Northern Terminus:
East Street (CT 118) in Litchfield
Status:
Unchanged.
Buckingham Street, Frost Bridge Road, Waterbury Road, Thomaston Avenue, Spruce Brook Road, Mount Tobe Road, South Street
Direction:
North/South
Southern Terminus:
Thomaston Road (US 6) in Watertown
Northern Terminus:
Main Street (US 6) in Plymouth
Status:
Unchanged.
Winchester Road, Thomen Road, Ashley Road, West Road, Boyd Street, Lake Street
Direction:
East/West
Western Terminus:
Hall Meadow Road (CT 272) in Goshen
Eastern Terminus:
Main Street (US 44) in Winchester
Status:
Unchanged.
Norfolk Road, Hall Meadow Road, Litchfield Road, North Street
Direction:
North/South
Southern Terminus:
Migeon Avenue (CT 4) in Torrington
Northern Terminus:
Connecticut-Massachusetts border
Status:
Unchanged.
East Robbins Avenue, Prospect Street
Direction:
East/West
Western Terminus:
Main Street (CT 176) in Newington
Eastern Terminus:
Maple Street (CT 3) in Wethersfield
Status:
Unchanged.
Greenwood Avenue, Milwaukee Avenue, Dodgingtown Road, Sugar Street
Direction:
East/West
Western Terminus:
Grassy Plain Street (CT 53) in Bethel
Eastern Terminus:
Main Street (CT 25) in Newtown
Status:
Unchanged.
Old Windsor Road, Bloomfield Avenue
Direction:
East/West
Western Terminus:
Blue Hills Avenue (CT 187) in Bloomfield
Eastern Terminus:
Poquonock Avenue (CT 75) in Windsor
Status:
Unchanged.
West Simsbury Road, North Canton Road, Westledge Road, Farms Village Road
Direction:
East/West
Western Terminus:
Cherry Brook Road (CT 179) in Canton
Eastern Terminus:
Bushy Hill Road (CT 167) in Simsbury
Status:
Unchanged.
River Street, Broad Street, Maple Street, Rimmon Road
Direction:
East/West
Western Terminus:
Ban Street (CT 67) in Seymour
Eastern Terminus:
Ansonia Road (CT 243) in Woodbridge
Status:
Unchanged.
Berlin Turnpike, Jordan Lane
Direction:
East/West
Western Terminus:
Wilbur Cross Highway (US 5/CT 15) in Wethersfield
Eastern Terminus:
Silas Deane Highway (CT 99) in Wethersfield
Status:
Unchanged.
Tariffville Road, Elm Street
Direction:
East/West
Western Terminus:
Hopmeadow Street (CT 10/US 202) in Simsbury
Eastern Terminus:
Hartford Avenue (CT 189) in Simsbury
Status:
Unchanged.
Church Street, Good Hill Road, Sycamore Avenue
Direction:
East/West
Western Terminus:
Southbury Road (CT 67) in Roxbury
Eastern Terminus:
Main Street (US 6) in Woodbury
Status:
Unchanged.
Ripley Hill Road, Saville Dam Road
Direction:
East/West
Western Terminus:
New Hartford Road (US 44) in Barkhamsted
Eastern Terminus:
Reservoir Road (CT 219) and East Hartland Road (CT 219) in Barkhamsted
Status:
Unchanged.
Center Street, County Road, East Street, Meriden Road, Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike
Direction:
East/West
Western Terminus:
Wolcott Road (CT 69) in Wolcott
Eastern Terminus:
Yankee Expressway (I-84) and Meriden-Waterbury Road (CT 66) in Southington
Status:
Unchanged from CT 69 to I-84. Extended east along the former CT 66 to I-691.
Fountain Lake Road, Great Hill Road, Wakelee Avenue, Franklin Street, Maple Street
Direction:
East/West
Western Terminus:
Squantuck Road (CT 188) in Seymour
Eastern Terminus:
Main Street (CT 115) in Ansonia
Status:
Unchanged.
Macedonia Road, Bridge Street, Maple Street, South Kent Road, Segar Mountain Road, Kent Road, Woodville Road, Warren Road
Direction:
East/West
Western Terminus:
New York-Connecticut border
Eastern Terminus:
Litchfield Turnpike (US 202) in Washington
Status:
Unchanged.
West Main Street, New Street, Millerton Road, Valley Road
Direction:
North/South
Southern Terminus:
Main Street (CT 41) in Sharon
Northern Terminus:
Sharon Road (NY 361) at the New York-Connecticut border
Status:
Unchanged.
Note:
NY 361 has been decommissioned and is now part of Dutchess CR 62.
Oakland Road, Berlin Street, East Street, Kensington Road, Southington Road
Direction:
East/West
Western Terminus:
Meriden Avenue (CT 120) in Southington
Eastern Terminus:
Chamberlain Highway (CT 71) in Berlin
Status:
Unchanged.
West Main Street, East Main Street, New Britain Avenue, Corbin Avenue
Direction:
East/West
Western Terminus:
Forestville Avenue (CT 72) in Plainville
Eastern Terminus:
Corbin Avenue (CT 72) in Berlin
Status:
Extended east along the former CT 72 to CT 99 in Cromwell.

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