Grand River Road

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Grand River Avenue - History - Indian Trail To State Highway
... crossed the future state of Michigan the Grand River Trail was one of these thirteen trails at the time ... Detroit created 120-foot (37 m) rights-of-way for the principle streets of the city, Grand River Avenue included, in 1805 ... A ten-year project to construct a plank road between Detroit and Howell was authorized in 1820 along the Grand River Trail ...
Volga River - Nomenclature
... blood vessel" (< *raha-ka), and cognate with Sanskrit rasā́h "liquid, juice mythical river" ... The Turkic peoples living along the river formerly referred to it as Itil or Atil "big river" ... The Turkic peoples associated the Itil's origin with the Kama River ...
M-5 (Michigan Highway) - History - Current Designation - Grand River Avenue
... Grand River Avenue was previously M-16 and US 16 in the early 20th century ... routes in 1701 were the Indian trails that crossed the future state of Michigan the Grand River Trail was one of these thirteen trails at the time ... Detroit created 120-foot (37 m) rights-of-way for the principal streets of the city, Grand River Avenue included, in 1805 ...
Yazoo River
... The Yazoo River is a river in the U.S ... The Yazoo River was named by French explorer La Salle in 1682 as "Rivière des Yazous" in reference to the Yazoo tribe living near the river's mouth ... One long held belief is that it means "river of death" ...
M-126 (Michigan Highway) - History - Indian Trail To State Highway
... in 1701 were the Indian trails that crossed the future state of Michigan the Grand River Trail was one of these thirteen trails at the time. 120-foot (37 m) rights-of-way for the principle streets of the city, Grand River Avenue included, in 1805 ... A ten-year project to construct a plank road between Detroit and Howell was authorized in 1820 along the Grand River Trail ...

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