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Have you ever seen the grand cities of Europe? Rome with her Colosseum, Athens with her Parthenon, London with that big clock? You haven't? Well, neither have I. But if you've ever looked at a map of the rural parts of the US (and I know you have, otherwise you wouldn't be geocaching, would you?), you'll find a London here, a Vienna there, or even the cradle of civilization, Mesopotamia.
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NENE20.4 km

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Small Town, Big NameNewark, TX

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Newark, TX has been a small town with a big name twice: It began life as Odessa, but was ultimately overshadowed by another Odessa in West Texas, taking on the name of Newark, probably as a nod to the hometown of the engineer who surveyed this town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 3/1/2015

last visited: never

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EE64.7 km

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Small Town, Big NameCorinth, TX

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Named after the biblical city of Corinth.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member Web-ling

location: Texas

date approved: 12/23/2006

last visited: 11/21/2014

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NN68.9 km

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Small Town, Big NameDenver, TX

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Denver, TX, was a small town in Montague County that began life in August, 1857, although it wasn't until the 1870s that it developed. It was gone by the mid-20th century.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 4/20/2015

last visited: never

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NWNW108.6 km

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Small Town, Big NameScotland, TX

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Scotland, TX is a mere toddler, dating to 1907, when compared to the United Kingdom country of the same name.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 12/28/2015

last visited: never

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SWSW110.9 km

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Small Town, Big NameDublin, Texas

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DUBLIN, TEXAS. Dublin is about 90 miles southwest of Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) airport on U.S. highways 67 and 377 in Erath County. It is the home of the oldest Dr. Pepper bottling plant and still uses the original formula.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 1/26/2009

last visited: 7/7/2018

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EE119.7 km

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Small Town, Big NameNevada, TX

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Nevada, TX was named for the State of Nevada, back in its territorial days, but thanks to a 1927 tornado, is considerably smaller in terms of population. They also pronounce it "nuh-VAY-duh."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 10/24/2014

last visited: 2/7/2015

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EE124.9 km

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Small Town, Big NameWarsaw, Texas

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Ran through this little bump in the road while doing some Geocaching in northeast Texas. I recalled the new waymark for this find and took a couple of pictures and the coordinates. Here is a bit of info about each location:

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BigCarbonFootprint

location: Texas

date approved: 11/27/2005

last visited: 11/27/2005

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SESE141.5 km

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Small Town, Big NameTours Community - Texas

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The small community of Tours Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 8/12/2009

last visited: 6/28/2017

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