With the sad demise of the Stuckey’s in Goodfield I had been photographing for several years, I was pleased to discover a run-down member of the chain off of I-55 south of Springfield.
Update: Demolished on March 9, 2011. My continued documentation of the abandoned Stuckey’s Diner at the intersection of I-74 and IL-117 in Goodfield, Illinois brought me back a couple of weeks ago. A new chain has replaced the old rusty one, and there are some small signs that someone has been doing maintenance. I have…
Update: The diner has been demolished. The diner outside of Goodfield hasn’t changed much in the months since I last photographed it.
Update: Demolished on March 9, 2011. It’s interesting; so many things are constantly changing, but some things remain the same, like this diner on the outskirts of Goodfield, Illinois.
Update: Demolished on March 9, 2011. I made it out to my favorite abandoned diner outside Goodfield, Illinois, and I was pleasantly surprised to discover that the original signpost is still extant. How I never noticed it before is beyond me.
Update: Demolished on March 9, 2011. I revisited the old diner at the intersection of I-74 and the road that heads north to Eureka, Illinois. At sunset, the setting is a dramatic scene, indeed.
Update: Demolished on March 9, 2011. This was a Stuckey’s chain store.