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Old 08-24-2008, 03:43 PM   #1
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Unusual town names in your state

Here's a few in Pennsylvania:

Bath Addition
Fear Not
Panic
Ono
Peach Bottom
Pillow
Torpedo

There's more but will leave it others who live in Pa. too

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Old 08-24-2008, 04:07 PM   #2
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Old 08-24-2008, 04:26 PM   #3
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There was a thread on this very thing awhile back. Unfortunately, some of the names cannot be listed
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Old 08-24-2008, 04:48 PM   #4
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Kentucky has its share of unusual place names.

Near where I live, there's Lovelaceville, Fancy Farm and Monkey's Eyebrow.

On the way to my youngest brother's house I drive through Cold Water and Stella and travel near Possum Trot.

Buck thought I was joking when I told him about these names. That is, until he drove the roads and he saw the signs for himself.
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Old 08-24-2008, 04:53 PM   #5
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Monkey's Eyebrow?!
That's a good one.
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Old 08-24-2008, 05:11 PM   #6
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Monkey's Eyebrow?!
That's a good one.
It's not much more than a wide spot in the road, but it's where the area television transmitter tower is located.
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Old 08-24-2008, 05:20 PM   #7
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There was a thread on this very thing awhile back. Unfortunately, some of the names cannot be listed
As I remember a whole slew of them couldn't be repeated in here lol. Let me see if I can find a clean one in Ohio.

Knockemstiff
Red Haw
Fleatown

I've never heard of any of them either lol
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In Georgia, there's Santa Claus, Talking Rock, Between, Experiment, Flippen, Butts, Hog Mountain, and some that ought not be repeated.

Near the town of Sunnyside in south Georgia are the counties of Bacon and Coffee.
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Old 08-24-2008, 05:30 PM   #9
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Intercourse
Bird in Hand
Blue Ball

are three more in PA
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Old 08-24-2008, 05:56 PM   #10
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North Carolina
Lizard Lick
Cat Square
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Old 08-24-2008, 06:14 PM   #11
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There was a thread on this very thing awhile back. Unfortunately, some of the names cannot be listed
oh I didn't know there was a thread on this.
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Old 08-24-2008, 07:32 PM   #13
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Got me friend lives over on Dirt Road near to Angel Visit, Virginia.

Betcha also din know that there be three rivers in Virginia : the Mata, the Po, and the Ni. They join up together to form the Mataponi, which when it flows together with the Pamunkey becomes the York over to West Point, near Williamsburg.

Delaware gots it a town called Blades.
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Old 08-24-2008, 07:35 PM   #14
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Santa Claus
Gas City
Gnaw Bone
French Lick
Bacon
Buddha
Football Hall of Fame
Birds Eye
Solitude

Our crazy city names in IN
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Old 08-24-2008, 07:40 PM   #15
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In MA.

Belchertown
Marblehead
Orange
Peru
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Old 08-24-2008, 07:41 PM   #16
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I think I'm surrounded by towns with pretty names:

Sierra Madre
Pacific Palisades
Woodland Hills
Pasadena
Santa Monica
Beverly Hills
Silverlake
etc.....
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yeah, roadfix, but here's some others our dear state has....


Avocado (kitchenelf, shouldn't I move there???)

Bummerville (dude!)

Cabbage Patch (so that's where all those nasty little dolls came from!)

Cool (I've been there...it's not.)

Dunmovin (I guess they were!)

Forks of Salmon (isn't that on a menu?)

Hallelujah Junction (but does it come with it's own choir?)

Hells Kitchen (does Gordon know about this place?)

Hooker (ummmmm, okay.......)

Keg (no doubt there's a college there)

Klondike (so if you opened a watering hole there, would you call it a "Klondike bar"?)

Scarface (!)

Secret Town (I tried to go, but I couldn't find it)

Wimp (oh that's just sad.)

(and a bunch I couldn't print here!)

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Hell, Michigan!
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Old 08-25-2008, 02:12 AM   #19
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I thought South Carolina had some weird ones, but after reading some of these, they sound downright normal! We have:

Due West
Lake Secession
Ninety Six
North
Prosperity
Travelers Rest

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KE, in keeping with the Cat theme there, in N.C., you also have Calico. And in California,also.
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