50th anniversary of The Beatles Abbey Road album, we found Abbey Rd. in Petersburg, Indiana

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PETERSBURG, Ind. (WEHT) – The famous Abbey Road has been extra busy lately with Beatles fans getting their picture taken on the iconic crosswalk in celebration of the 50th anniversary of The Beatles Abbey Road album.

John, Paul, George, and Ringo strutted across the street in front of the recording studio on August 8th, 1969, creating what is now one of the most infamous album covers of all time.

The Abbey Road album was released 50 years ago today, on September 26, 1969.

Abbey Road Features classics like “Here comes the sun”, Something, and “Because”.

If you want a celebratory snapshot or selfie on the iconic road, you don’t have to go all the way to London, you can recreate the famous picture in Petersburg, Indiana at Cakes and Coffee Cafe’ on Main St.

Eyewitness News’ Kelly Austin stopped by the Cafe’ to catch Beatles fans in the act.

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