US 62 and US 61 in New Madrid County

US 62 and US 61 become concurrent near Howardville, Mo. (2001)
Photo courtesy of H. B. Elkins (taken June 2001)

At the junction of US 62 and US 61 a mile south of Howardville, from a northbound perspective, US 62 joins US 61. The concurrence continues northward for some 22 miles until reaching Sikeston. Compare this view to the same view taken in 2004 by David Backlin.