East Ridge Road

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New York State Route 590 - Route Description
... widening to six lanes and turning northward ahead of a diamond interchange with Blossom Road, once designated as NY 286A ... Between Blossom Road and NY 286 (Browncroft Boulevard), NY 590 slowly turns to the northwest, passing through densely populated neighborhoods located adjacent to the Rochester–Brighton ... of which is part of Ellison Park) to the east ...
New York State Route 18 - History - Realignments and Truncation
... in the 1930s first by 1935 to bypass downtown to the east on Bailey Avenue between Abbott Road and Main Street and again in the late 1930s to use Bailey Avenue and Eggert ... To the east in Rochester, NY 18 was realigned in the early 1950s to follow East Ridge Road east to the then-southern terminus of the Sea Breeze Expressway ... route turned north, following the highway to its end at Culver Road, where it rejoined its pre-expressway alignment ...
New York State Route 104 - History - Conversion To Expressways
... The new highway was built on a routing parallel to that of Ridge Road and served as a bypass of the communities along Ridge Road ... In between the end of the super two and Ridge Road, US 104 was routed on Lake Bluff Road ... East of the super two, a bypass was constructed around the village of Hannibal during the early 1960s and opened to traffic by 1964 ...
Crowley's Ridge
... Crowley's Ridge (also Crowleys Ridge) is an unusual geological formation that rises 250 to 550 feet (170 m) above the alluvial plain of the Mississippi embayment in ... The ridge received its name from Benjamin Crowley, the first European settler to reach the area (near present day Paragould, Arkansas) sometime around 1820 ... Battle of Chalk Bluff was fought on Crowley's Ridge on May 1–2, 1863 ...
Ridge
... A ridge is a geological feature consisting of a chain of mountains or hills that form a continuous elevated crest for some distance ... Ridges are usually termed hills or mountains as well, depending on size ... There are several main types of ridges Dendritic ridge In typical dissected plateau terrain, the stream drainage valleys will leave intervening ridges ...

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