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Re: LLL Weekly Update #07/2004

From:Paul Bennett <paul-bennett@...>
Date:Tuesday, August 24, 2004, 3:32
On Mon, 23 Aug 2004 20:06:34 -0700, B. Garcia <madyaas@...> wrote:

> I was confused because i typically think of the Channel Islands as the > Islands in Southern California in the Santa Barbara Channel (yeah, i > know, the ones in England are more established name wise, but i think > locally not globally with certain place names :))
Likewise, off the coast of North Carolina, there's an island called "Emerald Isle", which is not the canonical Emerald Isle. The conversation that lead to my finding this out is lost in the background, but I do remember I found it out the hard way. Paul ... not to mention the various Londons and Birminghams (or places named in honor of General Lafayette) ... ... and, they're not really in England, though they are in The British Isles.


Elliott Lash <erelion12@...>Nindic Past Tense and Analogy