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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.
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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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Image for Oahu Drive at Maui Way - Fair Oaks   Californiaview gallery

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Interesting Intersection NamesOahu Drive at Maui Way - Fair Oaks California

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Hawaiian village in California. There are several streets in this subdivision that are named to follow this theme.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sbcamper

location: California

date approved: 1/17/2014

last visited: never

Image for Sunrise Blvd. meets Sunset Ave. Fair Oaks, CAview gallery

SWSW1.4 km

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Interesting Intersection NamesSunrise Blvd. meets Sunset Ave. Fair Oaks, CA

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Sunrise Boulevard meets Sunset Avenue in Fair Oaks, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member FolsomNatural

location: California

date approved: 5/8/2012

last visited: 10/27/2014

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

SWSW11.6 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

Image for Klingon and Romulanview gallery

SWSW23.7 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 Oakenshield/Bombadil - Davis, CAview gallery

WW46.8 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

Image for Romeo & Juliet - Fremont, Californiaview gallery

SWSW140.2 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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SWSW146.5 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

Image for Paris-Franceview gallery

SWSW146.8 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

Image for Naples-Italyview gallery

SWSW146.9 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

Image for Burlingame, California - Burlingame, CAview gallery

SWSW153.2 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

Image for Peter Pan / Bambiview gallery

SS154 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

Image for Sunnyvale, California - Sunnyvale, CAview gallery

SWSW157.4 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

Image for Mountain View & California - Mountain View, CAview gallery

SWSW158.5 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

Image for White Roseview gallery

SWSW159.2 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

Image for Yosemite Parkview gallery

SS159.3 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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