[LMB] OT: Navigation Methods

Claire Nollet cnollet at gmail.com
Fri Mar 6 03:16:55 GMT 2009

On Thu, Mar 5, 2009 at 8:07 PM, Eric Oppen <technomad at intergate.com> wrote:

> Quoting Meg Justus <mmegaera at nwlink.com>:
> >>> Leeds* has that to the Nth power. The key is NOT the name,
> >>> it's the type of trail: Walmsley Road, Walmsley Street,
> >>> Walmsley Way, Walmsley Parade, Walmsley Crescent, Walmsley
> >>> Drive, Walmsley Prospect, etc.
> >
> > Atlanta.  Peachtree *everything.*
> Another problem is when you've got a bunch of stupid little
> municipalities all mooshed together---and each one has its very own
> system of street names.  One street I know of in the western part of
> metro Des Moines runs through four or five different number
> names...and that's just one street.

Northern Delaware has one road like that.  As Wilmington metastasized after
WWII, there's this one road that goes by 5 different names over the course
of 15 miles.

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