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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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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Jul 24, 2014 9:01:27 AM

Neuquen River in the Province of Neuquen in West Central Argentina.

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Bungee
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Message Posted: Jul 24, 2014 12:25:56 AM

Mayo River lies in northern Peru and flows near the city of Moyobamba.

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@Pielededrac My bad for my posting snafu yesterday. Somehow, during my searches, I got the Damas River in Africa instead of the Pichi Damas River in Chile.
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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Jul 23, 2014 10:55:51 PM

Loa River, longest river in Chile

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Jul 23, 2014 9:46:28 PM

Kusichaka River in Southern Peru.

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JesusIsTops
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Message Posted: Jul 23, 2014 9:12:42 PM

Jiparana in Brazil

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Jul 23, 2014 1:57:54 PM

Inambari River, in the extreme South East of Peru.

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Hawk01
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Message Posted: Jul 23, 2014 1:39:41 PM

Huaiá-Miçu

A river of Mato Grosso state in western Brazil.

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mafandoi
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Message Posted: Jul 23, 2014 1:27:42 PM

Guaviare, Colombia

The Guaviare is a tributary of the Orinoco located in Colombia.

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Jul 23, 2014 1:22:13 PM

Fundacion River, in the North East of Colombia.

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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Jul 23, 2014 12:07:23 AM

Essequibo River, the largest river in Guyana

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Jul 22, 2014 11:52:45 PM

The Damas River is in Eritrea, but the whole thing is in East Africa.....not South America.

So let's do the letter D again:

Daule River in Western Ecuador.

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Bungee
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Message Posted: Jul 22, 2014 11:44:28 PM

Damas River - a seasonal river in Eritrea. It passes outside the town of Ghinda. I assume seasonal means it is dry the remainder of the year.

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Jul 22, 2014 10:41:56 PM

Corriente River in Northeast Argentina.

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JesusIsTops
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Message Posted: Jul 22, 2014 10:25:14 PM

Branco in northern Brazil

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Jul 22, 2014 6:37:35 PM

A ~ Amazon River, the largest river in the world when it comes to water discharge.

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[Edited by: Pielededrac at 7/22/2014 6:37:57 PM EST]
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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Jul 22, 2014 3:04:45 PM

Zennor, Cornwall
village on the north coast of the peninsula, north of Penzance.

This completes the UK round, the floor is open for a new round topic.
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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Jul 22, 2014 12:53:48 PM

It looks like there is nothing in the UK beginning with X.

So next one is:

Y ~ Yarbridge, village on the Isle of Wight of the coast of Southern England.

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JesusIsTops
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Message Posted: Jul 21, 2014 9:28:35 PM

Wales

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Jul 21, 2014 8:43:40 PM

Verwood, town in Dorset County in Southwest England, UK.

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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Jul 21, 2014 4:17:44 PM

Ullswater (second largest lake in the Lake District, northwest England)

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Jul 21, 2014 4:13:51 PM

Thurso, northern most town in the British mainland, in Scotland, UK.

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mafandoi
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Message Posted: Jul 21, 2014 2:17:54 PM

Shefford

Shefford is a small town and civil parish located in the Central Bedfordshire district of Bedfordshire, England

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Hawk01
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Message Posted: Jul 21, 2014 1:52:12 PM

Romford

A large suburban town in northeast London, United Kingdom

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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Jul 21, 2014 12:56:35 PM

Quantock Hills, range of hills in Somerset

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Jul 21, 2014 1:58:47 AM

Penarth, town in Vale of Glamorgan County Borough in Wales, UK.

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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Jul 20, 2014 11:58:18 PM

Orkney Islands, Scotland

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Hawk01
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Message Posted: Jul 20, 2014 9:14:36 PM

Newton Mearns

A suburban town in East Renfrewshire, Scotland. It lies 7 miles (11.3 km) southwest of Glasgow City Centre on the main road to Ayrshire, 410 feet (125.0 m) above sea level. It has a population of approximately 22,637.

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Jul 20, 2014 8:12:48 PM

Manchester, UK.

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hnofer17
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Message Posted: Jul 20, 2014 6:36:55 PM

London

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Jul 20, 2014 10:50:20 AM

Kendal, town in the County of Cumbria, in Northern England, just south of Scotland.

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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Jul 19, 2014 11:04:10 PM

Jersey (Isle of), one of the 3 Crown dependencies in the United Kingdom.

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Jul 19, 2014 10:52:06 PM

Irvinestown, small town in Fermanagh County in Northern Ireland, UK.

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Message Posted: Jul 19, 2014 9:44:44 PM

Heathrow Airport

Located in the London Borough of Hillingdon, in West London, Heathrow is the busiest airport in the United Kingdom and the fifth busiest airport in the world (as of 2014) in total passenger traffic, handling more international passengers than any other airport around the globe.

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JesusIsTops
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Message Posted: Jul 19, 2014 9:41:08 PM

Glasgow

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Jul 19, 2014 12:23:18 PM

Flint, town in Flintshire County, in Wales/UK.

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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Jul 19, 2014 11:11:12 AM

Exmoor National Park, in Somerset and Devon (southwest England)

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Jul 19, 2014 10:01:11 AM

Dufftown, town in the Council Area of Moray in Northern Scotland, UK.

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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Jul 19, 2014 12:12:25 AM

Cornwall (southwest England)

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Message Posted: Jul 19, 2014 12:00:55 AM

Birmingham, England - a city in the West Midlands of England. It is the most populous British city outside London with 1,092,330 residents (2013 est.)

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Jul 18, 2014 11:43:18 PM

Axminster, town in the County of Devon in the U.K.

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JesusIsTops
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Message Posted: Jul 18, 2014 10:19:56 PM

Zapallar, Chile

That does it for this round. Next person to post feel free to pick a category.
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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Jul 18, 2014 9:07:08 PM

Yorba Linda, in Orange County, in California.

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Message Posted: Jul 18, 2014 7:01:28 PM

Xampú Salon & Spa, San Jose CA




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[Edited by: panj at 7/18/2014 7:01:52 PM EST]
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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Jul 18, 2014 2:43:06 PM

Wrangell–St. Elias National Park, Alaska

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mafandoi
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Message Posted: Jul 18, 2014 1:22:06 PM

Venice Beach, CA

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willp09
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Message Posted: Jul 18, 2014 10:15:29 AM

Vidor, TX
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Message Posted: Jul 18, 2014 10:15:07 AM

Union City, California

A suburb in the San Francisco Bay Area in Alameda County, California, United States, approximately 30 miles from San Francisco and 20 miles north of San Jose

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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Jul 18, 2014 5:18:53 AM

Tillamook Head, northern Oregon coast

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Bungee
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Message Posted: Jul 18, 2014 1:05:31 AM

Salinas (Ecuador)

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Jul 18, 2014 12:16:42 AM

Rocafuerte Canton in the Manabi Province of Ecuador.

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