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KingAragorn

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Message Posted: Apr 15, 2007 7:14:42 AM

Name any place, city, state, region, country, etc. in alphabetic order
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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Aug 26, 2014 11:12:34 PM

French Broad River, 213 miles in North Carolina and Tennessee

Natural rivers in the 50 states of USA, this round only, please.
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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Aug 26, 2014 11:04:18 PM

Econfina River, north Florida, 44 miles long.

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Hawk01
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Message Posted: Aug 26, 2014 9:17:20 PM

Dead River, Maine

Length 42.6 miles

Natural rivers in the 50 states of USA, this round only, please


[Edited by: Hawk01 at 8/26/2014 9:22:48 PM EST]
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JesusIsTops
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Message Posted: Aug 26, 2014 9:15:29 PM

Choptank River, MD

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panj
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Message Posted: Aug 26, 2014 8:53:11 PM

Burnshirt River - Massachusetts 21k long




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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Aug 26, 2014 8:42:04 PM

How about: natural rivers in the 50 states of USA?

Alapaha River, starts in Georgia and finishes in Florida, 202 miles long.

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Hawk01
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Message Posted: Aug 26, 2014 5:19:56 PM

Zellwood, Florida

A census-designated place and an unincorporated area in Orange County. The population was 2,817 at the 2010 census.It is part of the Orlando–Kissimmee Metropolitan Statistical Area.

This closes the topic, thanks. Suggestions for next topic ?
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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Aug 26, 2014 4:44:51 PM

Yazoo City, Mississippi

Anything with a double letter in the name, please ('viLLe doesn't count).
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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Aug 26, 2014 2:01:34 PM

Xianning, city in the Hubei province in Eastern China.

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mafandoi
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Message Posted: Aug 26, 2014 1:00:50 PM

Wellington, New Zealand

Wellington is the capital city and second most populous urban area of New Zealand, with 397,900 residents. It is located at the southwestern tip of the North Island, between Cook Strait and the Rimutaka Range.

Anything with a double letter in the name, please ('viLLe doesn't count).
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hnofer17
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Message Posted: Aug 26, 2014 10:47:18 AM

Valley Forge, PA
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Hawk01
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Message Posted: Aug 26, 2014 10:12:10 AM

Upper Saddle River (another double double)

A borough in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the borough's population was 8,208

Anything with a double letter in the name, please ('viLLe doesn't count).



[Edited by: Hawk01 at 8/26/2014 10:17:20 AM EST]
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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Aug 26, 2014 10:03:25 AM

Tennessee

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Aug 26, 2014 9:17:39 AM

Satellite Beach, city in Brevard County, Florida.

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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Aug 25, 2014 11:42:35 PM

Rappahannock River, Virginia
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Bungee
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Message Posted: Aug 25, 2014 11:31:29 PM

Qaanaaq [two sets of double letters!]

Formerly Thule or New Thule, it is the main town in the northern part of the Qaasuitsup municipality in northwestern Greenland.

Anything with a double letter in the name, please ('viLLe doesn't count).



[Edited by: Bungee at 8/25/2014 11:35:58 PM EST]
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JesusIsTops
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Message Posted: Aug 25, 2014 9:26:41 PM

Parrish, AL

Anything with a double letter in the name ('viLLe doesn't count).

[Edited by: JesusIsTops at 8/25/2014 9:31:08 PM EST]
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Hawk01
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Message Posted: Aug 25, 2014 7:32:29 PM

Ossining

Westchester County, New York, United States. The population was 37,674 at the 2010 census. It is the location of Sing Sing maximum-security prison.

Anything with a double letter in the name ('viLLe doesn't count).
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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Aug 25, 2014 7:25:56 PM

Newberry, city in Alachua County, North Central Florida.

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hnofer17
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Message Posted: Aug 25, 2014 3:05:19 PM

Middletown, CT, USA
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mafandoi
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Message Posted: Aug 25, 2014 2:15:11 PM

Little Rock, Arkansas

Anything with a double letter in the name ('viLLe doesn't count).
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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Aug 25, 2014 1:51:49 PM

Kenneth City, city in Pinellas County in Central Florida.

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Hawk01
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Message Posted: Aug 25, 2014 1:46:01 PM

Johannesburg, South Africa

The largest city in South Africa, by population. One of the 50 largest urban agglomerations in the world, it is also the world's largest city not situated on a river, lake, or coastline.

Anything with a double letter, 'viLLe' doesn't count


[Edited by: Hawk01 at 8/25/2014 1:47:50 PM EST]
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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Aug 25, 2014 10:25:22 AM

Illinois

Anything with a double letter in the name ('viLLe doesn't count).
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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Aug 25, 2014 9:43:19 AM

Hallandale Beach, city in Broward County in Southeast Florida.

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Moe23
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Message Posted: Aug 25, 2014 9:33:17 AM

Greensboro, NC

Anything with a double letter. ViLLe not included.
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SharpMe
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Message Posted: Aug 25, 2014 9:10:32 AM

Bessemer, AL (double letter, not 'ville')
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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Aug 25, 2014 9:02:16 AM

Fellsmere, city in Indian River County in central Florida.

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Hawk01
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Message Posted: Aug 24, 2014 11:16:13 PM

Endicott, NY

Anything with a double letter, viLLe doesn't count

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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Aug 24, 2014 11:08:48 PM

Dallas, Texas

Anything with a double letter, viLLe doesn't count
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Moe23
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Message Posted: Aug 24, 2014 10:22:03 PM

Cincinnati, Ohio

Anything with a double letter, viLLe doesn't count
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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Aug 24, 2014 6:10:12 PM

Bellair Beach, city in Pinellas County of Florida. (Twice double letters in the names).

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Anything with a double letter in the name ('viLLe doesn't count)

[Edited by: Pielededrac at 8/24/2014 6:10:33 PM EST]
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Hawk01
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Message Posted: Aug 24, 2014 5:38:52 PM

Allagash River, Maine

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Aug 24, 2014 3:21:34 PM

Oops, I forgot the letter Y.

Yangon, capital of Burma (now Myanmar) from 1948 to 2995.

There now we are done, sorry.
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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Aug 24, 2014 3:19:33 PM

Zomba, capital of Malawi from 1880 to 1975. Now the capital is Lilongwe.

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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Aug 24, 2014 3:07:14 PM

Xianyang, China (national capital during Qin Dynasty, 221-206 BC)

Former capital city of a nation, state, province, or prefecture, this round please.

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Hawk01
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Message Posted: Aug 24, 2014 2:02:16 PM

Winchester, Hampshire, UK

Former capital of England AD 927 - 1066
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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Aug 24, 2014 1:31:58 PM

Vichy, France. Was capital of the Vichy France Regime from 1940 to 1944.

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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Aug 24, 2014 12:21:30 PM

Uppsala, Sweden (national capital, 1273-1436)

Former capital city of a nation, state, province, or prefecture, this round please.
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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Aug 23, 2014 11:50:10 PM

Thonburi, capital of Siam (Thailand) from 1767 to 1782, then moved to Bangkok till today.

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JesusIsTops
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Message Posted: Aug 23, 2014 11:14:29 PM

Susa , Persia, (Iran) 538BC to 515BC

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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Aug 23, 2014 11:04:57 PM

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Capital of Portugal, 1808-1825, during the Napoleonic Wars
Capital of Brazil until 1960

Former capital city of a nation, state, province, or prefecture, this round please.
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Moe23
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Message Posted: Aug 23, 2014 9:14:44 PM

Quezon City, Philippines

Former capital cities, this round
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Pielededrac
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Pliska, capital of Bulgaria from 681 to 893 AD, then moved to Preslav from 893 to 972.

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Hawk01
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Message Posted: Aug 23, 2014 4:55:20 PM

Obod

Capital of Montenegro from 1475 to 1482, moved to Cetinje
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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Aug 23, 2014 4:21:25 PM

New York City, New York (former capital of the United States, 1785-1790)

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Pielededrac
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Munich, capital of the Kingdom of Bavaria (1329 to 1918) now part of Germany and Munich is the capital of the State of Bavaria.

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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Aug 23, 2014 12:11:44 AM

Louisville, Georgia
(state capital of Georgia, 1796 to 1806. Louisville, Kentucky was not a former capital city)

Former capital city of a nation, state, province, or prefecture, this round please.
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jjb67
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Message Posted: Aug 22, 2014 11:55:18 PM

Louisville, KY
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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Aug 22, 2014 11:44:32 PM

Kingston, New York
(First capital of the State of New York in 1977. The city was burned by the British to avenge their loss at the second battle of Saratoga and the capital was then moved to Poughkeepsie.)

Former capital city of a nation, state, province, or prefecture, this round please.

[Edited by: CatskillHiker at 8/22/2014 11:46:49 PM EST]
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