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Name the Island Winners!

Discussion in 'Announcements' started by Lynsey [Midoki], Aug 21, 2017.

  1. Sea Patriot

    Sea Patriot Captain

    I believe Sir Frances Drake named Deception Pass in Washington State, because he was deceived and thought the geographical area was another water way
     
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  2. Barbe Rose

    Barbe Rose Crew

    Ho! Is that a challenge? ;) Those British towns’ names are great. I particularly love “Barton in the Beans” and can only imagine the churches that go with them (“Saint Mary the Virgin Great Snoring” how did they let that happen? Just blows (or should I say snores) my mind).

    Anyway, I still think the French did better. Here’s some:

    If you don’t know the meaning of them, I strongly advise you to google them, most of it is just unbelievable.

    https://www.spi0n.com/50-noms-villages-droles-panneaux/

    So, considering Canada has both heritages, I figure they evolved pretty well when we see where they come from… and we could let them have that Furby’s Cove.
     
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  3. Sea Patriot

    Sea Patriot Captain

    I've been to three Canadian provinces, beautiful countryside
     

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