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Interesting Intersection Names
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Description:
Intersections where the names of crossing streets create a famous name, title, opposites, a pair, or a phrase.
Expanded Description:
Almost every city has a spot where two innocent sounding street names meet and create an unusual name. These can take the form of celebrity names, titles of famous books or movies, silly phrases, opposites, or other interesting combinations. When you stumble across one of these spots, post it here.
Instructions for Posting a Interesting Intersection Names Waymark:
-Name your Waymark with the names of the intersecting streets. Please refrain from including additional information (city, state, type of intersection, etc.) in the Waymark name.
- Provide accurate coordinates for a sign listing the street names.
- Upload a photo that clearly shows the text on the two or more intersecting street signs.
- Provide at least one photo of the surrounding area.
- If the intersecting signs create a famous name or title, please provide information (in your own words) about the person or work whose name they create. Straight copy & paste jobs will not be approved. Also post a link to an online encyclopedia article or other page where someone can learn more about the person or work.
Instructions for Visiting a Waymark in this Category:
Visit the site. List the approximate time of your visit and describe the traffic flow and anything interesting you saw.
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Interesting Intersection NamesGlasgow / Scotland

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The intersection of Glasgow and Scotland in Saratoga, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 7/28/2013

last visited: never

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EE7.2 km

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Interesting Intersection NamesSunrise & Twilight - San Jose, CA

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Sunrise and Twilight usually happen at separate times, but at this intersection they occur at the same place.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: California

date approved: 6/13/2012

last visited: never

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NENE8.9 km

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Interesting Intersection NamesWhite Rose

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The White Rose was a resistance movement against the Nazis during WWII.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ucdvicky

location: California

date approved: 12/30/2007

last visited: 9/24/2008

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NENE10.9 km

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Interesting Intersection NamesYosemite Park

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Yosemite and Park in San Jose, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 7/17/2011

last visited: never

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NN11.7 km

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Interesting Intersection NamesSunnyvale, California - Sunnyvale, CA

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The intersection of Sunnyvale Ave and California Ave in Sunnyvale, CA

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ucdvicky

location: California

date approved: 12/1/2007

last visited: 2/15/2011

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NWNW14.3 km

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Interesting Intersection NamesMountain View & California - Mountain View, CA

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Mountain View Way and California Street intersect in Mountain View, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: California

date approved: 2/4/2010

last visited: never

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NENE18.7 km

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Interesting Intersection NamesPeter Pan / Bambi

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It's like Disneyland here!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 12/2/2010

last visited: never

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NN32.7 km

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Interesting Intersection NamesRomeo & Juliet - Fremont, California

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Romeo Place and Juliet Circle. At first I thought these two lovers didn't cross, which would really have been tragic.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member kablooey

location: California

date approved: 12/4/2009

last visited: 12/11/2014

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SS32.8 km

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Interesting Intersection NamesOcean / Water

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The intersection of Ocean and Water in Santa Cruz, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 10/23/2014

last visited: never

Image for Burlingame, California - Burlingame, CAview gallery

NWNW44.3 km

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Interesting Intersection NamesBurlingame, California - Burlingame, CA

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Intersection of Burlingame Ave and California Dr in Burlingame, CA

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 8/22/2008

last visited: 2/24/2009

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NWNW61 km

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Interesting Intersection NamesMoscow-Russia

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This intersection brings to mind the city of Moscow in Russia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: California

date approved: 11/12/2012

last visited: never

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NWNW61 km

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Interesting Intersection NamesNaples-Italy

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This intersection brings to mind the city of Naples in Italy.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: California

date approved: 11/12/2012

last visited: never

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NWNW61.5 km

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Interesting Intersection NamesParis-France

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This intersection brings to mind the city of Paris in France.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: California

date approved: 11/12/2012

last visited: never

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NN143.7 km

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Interesting Intersection NamesOakenshield/Bombadil - Davis, CA

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The Hobbit in Davis.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 9/18/2014

last visited: never

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NN145.6 km

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Interesting Intersection NamesKlingon and Romulan

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An interesting intersection name in Sacramento.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 4/28/2014

last visited: never

Image for When Stars and Planets Collide - Sacramento Co. CAview gallery

NENE156.4 km

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Interesting Intersection NamesWhen Stars and Planets Collide - Sacramento Co. CA

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Luckily, only neighbors meet here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sbcamper

location: California

date approved: 9/1/2012

last visited: 9/4/2012

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