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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: Oct 2, 2014 12:21:45 AM

Jacks Island in the Allegheny River, partly in the city of Lower Burrell, Pennsylvania.

Islands in rivers worldwide, this round only please.
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Pielededrac
Champion Author Florida

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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2014 12:46:44 PM

Isleworth Ait, is a teardrop shaped island in the River Thames in England. It is on the Tideway near Isleworth in the London Borough of Hounslow.

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Islands in rivers worldwide, this round only please.
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CatskillHiker
Champion Author New York

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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2014 11:19:20 AM

Howe Island, one of the "Thousand Islands" in the St Lawrence River just east of Kingston, Ontario

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Pielededrac
Champion Author Florida

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Message Posted: Sep 30, 2014 11:41:14 PM

Great War Island, is a river island in Belgrade, capital of Serbia. It is located at the confluence of Sava and Danube rivers.

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Islands in rivers worldwide, this round only please.
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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Sep 30, 2014 10:31:24 PM

French Island in the Mississippi River just north of La Crosse, Wisconsin

Islands in rivers worldwide, this round only please.
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Pielededrac
Champion Author Florida

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Message Posted: Sep 30, 2014 11:59:41 AM

Esopus Island in the Hudson River, NY.

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Islands in rivers worldwide, this round only please.
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CatskillHiker
Champion Author New York

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Message Posted: Sep 30, 2014 10:45:58 AM

Dordrecht Island, in the Oude Maas River, a distributary of the Rhine River in the Netherlands.

Islands in rivers worldwide, this round only please.

[Edited by: CatskillHiker at 9/30/2014 10:46:24 AM EST]
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Pielededrac
Champion Author Florida

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Message Posted: Sep 29, 2014 11:55:37 PM

Church Island, River Thames in England.

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CatskillHiker
Champion Author New York

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Message Posted: Sep 29, 2014 11:45:09 PM

Belle Isle, Detroit River, Michigan
(originally a city park, now a Michigan State Park)

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Pielededrac
Champion Author Florida

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Message Posted: Sep 29, 2014 3:26:07 PM

Apipé Grande (Isla), is an island in the Parana River in Argentina (on the border with Paraguay).

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mafandoi
Champion Author Orange County

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Message Posted: Sep 29, 2014 1:42:57 PM

Zama, Japan

Cities on islands this round only, please.

The next poster gets to pick the next topic.
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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Sep 29, 2014 8:51:45 AM

Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, city on the Russian island of Sakhalin in the North Pacific.

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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Sep 29, 2014 2:27:55 AM

Xiamen, located on Xiamen and Gulangyu islands as well as the Chinese mainland.

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hnofer17
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Message Posted: Sep 29, 2014 1:34:42 AM

Wellington, New Zealand

Cities on islands this round.
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Bungee
Champion Author Twin Cities

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Message Posted: Sep 28, 2014 11:35:42 PM

Venice (Italy) - a city in northeastern Italy sited on a group of 118 small islands separated by canals and linked by bridges. The city in its entirety is listed as a World Heritage Site.

Cities on islands this round only, please.
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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Sep 28, 2014 7:53:58 PM

Urtaca, town in Northern Corsica/France.

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CatskillHiker
Champion Author New York

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Message Posted: Sep 28, 2014 7:38:54 PM

Taipei on the island of Taiwan, Republic of China

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Pielededrac
Champion Author Florida

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Message Posted: Sep 28, 2014 10:58:19 AM

Sanibel is a city in Lee County, Florida, on Sanibel Island.

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Hawk01
Champion Author New Jersey

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Message Posted: Sep 28, 2014 10:27:31 AM

Rock Island, IL

Located on Arsenal Island (formerly Rock Island), the largest Island on the Mississippi.

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Moe23
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Message Posted: Sep 28, 2014 8:23:11 AM

Queenstown, Tasmania, Australia

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Bungee
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Message Posted: Sep 28, 2014 1:38:46 AM

Palermo, Sicily (Italy) - The city was founded in 734 BC by the Phoenicians.

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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Sep 27, 2014 11:49:42 PM

Odense, Denmark on the island of Funen (Danish: Fyn)

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JesusIsTops
Champion Author Maryland

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Message Posted: Sep 27, 2014 10:43:53 PM

Nuoro, Sardinia

Cities on Islands, this round

[Edited by: JesusIsTops at 9/27/2014 10:44:22 PM EST]
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Moe23
Champion Author Cleveland

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Message Posted: Sep 27, 2014 9:29:39 PM

Montreal, Quebec on Montreal Island in the middle of the St. Lawrence River

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Hawk01
Champion Author New Jersey

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Message Posted: Sep 27, 2014 7:33:56 PM

London, Great Britain

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Cities on islands this round only, please.

[Edited by: Hawk01 at 9/27/2014 7:34:18 PM EST]
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Pielededrac
Champion Author Florida

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Message Posted: Sep 27, 2014 4:28:07 PM

Kandreho is a town in western Madagascar.

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Hawk01
Champion Author New Jersey

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Message Posted: Sep 27, 2014 3:07:47 PM

Jakarta, Island of Java, Indonesia

Java is surrounded by the Java Sea in the north, Sunda Strait in the west, Indian Ocean in the south and Bali Strait and Madura Strait in the east.

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Sep 27, 2014 1:20:01 PM

Ispica, city on the island of Sicily/Italy.

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Cities on Islands, this round, please.
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Bungee
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Message Posted: Sep 27, 2014 12:25:46 PM

Hiroshima (Japan) - the capital of Hiroshima Prefecture in western Honshu, the largest island of Japan. It is best known as the first city in history to be targeted by a nuclear weapon when the United States Army Air Forces dropped an atomic bomb on it at 8:15 a.m. on August 6, 1945, near the end of World War II.

Cities on Islands, this round, please.
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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Sep 27, 2014 10:16:04 AM

Galway, city in Western Ireland.

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campyz
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Message Posted: Sep 27, 2014 7:36:32 AM

Freeport, Grand Bahama

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Pielededrac
Champion Author Florida

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Message Posted: Sep 27, 2014 7:33:47 AM

Edgecumbe is a town in the Bay of Plenty of the North Island of New Zealand.

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CatskillHiker
Champion Author New York

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Message Posted: Sep 27, 2014 12:13:14 AM

Dublin, on the Emerald Isle of Ireland

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Pielededrac
Champion Author Florida

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Message Posted: Sep 26, 2014 11:34:29 PM

Calvi in Corsica, France.

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JesusIsTops
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Message Posted: Sep 26, 2014 10:44:51 PM

Bay Shore, Long Island, NY

Cities on Islands, this round

[Edited by: JesusIsTops at 9/26/2014 10:45:35 PM EST]
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Moe23
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Message Posted: Sep 26, 2014 9:54:56 PM

Antananarivo, Madagascar

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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Sep 26, 2014 6:20:29 PM

Zanzibar, part of Tanzania in the Indian Ocean off Africa

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campyz
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Message Posted: Sep 26, 2014 5:56:34 PM

Yakobi Island, Alaska
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panj
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Message Posted: Sep 26, 2014 5:47:04 PM

Xixieshi, China




slands of the world, this round, please.

[Edited by: panj at 9/26/2014 5:47:21 PM EST]
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Pielededrac
Champion Author Florida

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Message Posted: Sep 26, 2014 5:43:35 PM

Wellington Island in Chile.

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Islands of the world, this round, please.
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Hawk01
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Message Posted: Sep 26, 2014 1:34:42 PM

Victoria Island, Canadian Arctic

The eighth largest island in the world at 83,897 sq mi

Islands of the world, this round, please.

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CatskillHiker
Champion Author New York

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Message Posted: Sep 26, 2014 1:26:19 PM

U Thant Island
A small man-made island in the East River, just east of the UN Building in New York City. It was created in 1890 by landfill from a trolley (now subway) tunnel under the river. It was named after the former Secretary General of the UN and is managed as a bird sanctuary.

Islands of the world, this round, please.
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Pielededrac
Champion Author Florida

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Message Posted: Sep 26, 2014 11:49:50 AM

Tasmania, island south if Australia, also part of Australia.

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Bungee
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Message Posted: Sep 26, 2014 12:40:35 AM

Singapore Island, the primary island of the Republic of Singapore in Southeast Asia. It lies off the southern tip of the Malay Peninsula.

Islands of the world, this round, please.
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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Sep 26, 2014 12:09:20 AM

Raiatea, 2nd largest island in the Society Islands of French Polynesia

Islands of the world, this round, please.

[Edited by: CatskillHiker at 9/26/2014 12:09:53 AM EST]
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Pielededrac
Champion Author Florida

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Message Posted: Sep 25, 2014 11:29:14 PM

Qeshm, in the Persian Gulf, belongs to Iran.

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Hawk01
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Message Posted: Sep 25, 2014 11:10:16 PM

Pitcairn Island, South Pacific

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JesusIsTops
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Message Posted: Sep 25, 2014 10:27:33 PM

Outer Island

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Sep 25, 2014 7:44:58 PM

North Island of New Zealand.

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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Sep 25, 2014 2:09:33 PM

Manitoulin Island, Ontario located in Lake Huron.
It is the World's largest island in a freshwater lake, and it contains the World's largest lake that is on an island, Lake Manitou.

Islands of the world, this round, please.
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