By Brad Holden and Peter Blecha
For the Beacon 

Lost in time: Roadhouses: 'Beacon of local debauchery' was centered on Highway 99 and 220th


Last updated 8/18/2022 at 11:54am

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This roadhouse opened in 1927 as Doc Hamilton's Barbecue Ranch at 220th Street SW and Highway 99, now the site of Lynnwood Honda. A couple of years later, it fell to a different owner and became known simply as The Ranch.

Editor's note: Here's is an excerpt from "Lost Roadhouses of Seattle" from authors Brad Holden and Peter Blecha, to be published Aug. 15 by Arcadia Publishing.

Holden is an Esperance resident who the Beacon profiled in April 2019 for his book "Sea...

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