Author Topic: US (non-Alaskan) Place Names -- Discussion  (Read 23603 times)

Randi

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Re: US (non-Alaskan) Place Names -- Discussion
« Reply #90 on: February 21, 2017, 03:34:48 am »
Bluff Point, CA
http://www.geonames.org/5329637/bluff-point.html

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Re: US (non-Alaskan) Place Names -- Discussion
« Reply #91 on: February 22, 2017, 04:54:11 am »
Florida

Sand Key: http://www.geonames.org/4171901/sand-key.html
(not Sands Key ;))

Sand Key Light: http://www.lighthousefriends.com/light.asp?ID=699

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Re: US (non-Alaskan) Place Names -- Discussion
« Reply #92 on: February 27, 2017, 08:35:43 pm »
Clark Island, WA - http://www.geonames.org/5790211/clark-island.html

Lopez Island, WA - http://www.geonames.org/5801680/lopez-island.html

Point Colville, WA - http://www.geonames.org/5790678/point-colville.html

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Re: US (non-Alaskan) Place Names -- Discussion
« Reply #93 on: May 03, 2017, 10:14:33 pm »
Bear 1923 10-05-23 Lime Kiln Point, San Juan Island

Geonames:

Lime Kiln Point The park is considered one of the best places in the world to view wild orcas from a land-based facility (...)
48.5164 / -123.1472

Lime Kiln Lighthouse
Lighthouse Rd
Friday Harbor, WA 98250

San Juan Island
48.5333 / -123.0833

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Re: US (non-Alaskan) Place Names -- Discussion
« Reply #94 on: May 04, 2017, 12:23:31 am »
Dakin's Cove is also called Dakin Cove

Santa Catalina Island is also called Catalina Island

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Re: US (non-Alaskan) Place Names -- Discussion
« Reply #95 on: June 15, 2017, 04:09:24 am »
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Re: US (non-Alaskan) Place Names -- Discussion
« Reply #96 on: July 15, 2017, 02:37:03 am »
Castle Island, Massachusetts
http://www.geonames.org/4932415/castle-island.html
(it is now a cape)

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Re: US (non-Alaskan) Place Names -- Discussion
« Reply #97 on: August 26, 2017, 10:45:44 pm »
https://panoptes-uploads.zooniverse.org/production/subject_location/ea6adc87-4e27-49fd-8af9-0d772d486b5c.jpeg

From Baylies 1892

Island of Waehoo(?), presumably refers to Oahu, found plenty of other names for it on Geonames including Woahoo