Roads Named After Tuam
- Tuam Street, Christchurch, New Zealand is named after the Irish (Anglican) bishopric of Tuam. It was named by Captain Joseph Thomas, the Canterbury Association's Chief Surveyor and his assistant Edward Jollie. There are also Tuam Streets located in Concord, a suburb of Sydney, Australia and Victoria Park, a suburb of Perth, Australia.
- Tuam Street, in Houston, Texas, USA, is named in honour of Richard W. "Dick" Dowling.
- Tuamstraße (Tuam Street) is located in Straubing, Germany, and is named in honour of the twinning of the two towns.
- Tuam Road is located Eltham, in the Borough of Greenwich in London, SE18.
Famous quotes containing the words roads and/or named:
“Lift your eyes
Where the roads dip and where the roads rise
Seek only there
Where the grey light meets the green air
The hermits chapel, the pilgrims prayer.”
—T.S. (Thomas Stearns)
“I sometimes think I was born to live up to my name. How could I be anything else but what I am having been named Madonna? I would either have ended up a nun or this.”
—Madonna [Madonna Louise Ciccione] (b. 1959)