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NASCAR Grand National race number 48 of 56
Sunday, September 23, 1956 at Portland Speedway, Portland, OR
250 laps on a 0.500 mile paved track (125.000 miles)

Time of race: n/a
Average speed: n/a
Pole speed: 65.75 mph
Cautions: 1
Margin of victory: 1 lap +
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 3

Glossary    1956 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1956 standings

1 61   Lloyd Dane Lloyd Dane'56 Ford2501020running3
245   Eddie Pagan Eddie Pagan'56 Ford249650running0
311N   Curley Barker Curley Barker'56 Chevrolet249450fuel182
457   Johnny Kieper Johnny Kieper'56 Chevrolet248370running0
580N   Harold Hardesty Beryl Jackson'56 Oldsmobile247330running0
698N   Ed Negre Ed Negre'55 Oldsmobile246250running0
727N   Joe Prismo Oscar Maples'56 Ford246200running0
856   Chuck Meekins Jim Rush'56 Chevrolet245150running0
950N   Harold Beal Harold Beal'56 Ford244150running0
1030   Clyde Palmer Jack Chatenay'56 Plymouth241150running0
1142N   Chuck Akerblade Enoch Chevrolet   (John Lansaw)'56 Chevrolet238100running0
12 115N   Royce Hagerty Curly Weida'56 Dodge237180running28
1314N   Bob Keefe Harold McClure'56 Ford23575running0
1443   Bob Ross Bob Ross'56 Mercury17675piston0
1521N   Pete Diviney Joe Keaton'56 Ford14750crash0
1656N   Art Watts Oscar Maples'56 Mercury11750con rod37
1700   Dick Getty Dick Getty'56 Mercury6950piston0
1866N   Lou Sherman Hoyt Platt'56 Mercury5650bearing0
1922N   Wally Gervais Wally Gervais'56 Oldsmobile650leak0

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Royce Haggerty12828
  Art Watts296537
  Curley Barker66247182
  Lloyd Dane2482503