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Old 09-19-08, 10:14 AM
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Is there one in your City / Town???

This is just a few blocks from work. Is there a Clydesdale or Athena Street, Lane, Blvd., in your town??
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Originally Posted by Bone Head
This is just a few blocks from work. Is there a Clydesdale or Athena Street, Lane, Blvd., in your town??
Were a little less formal around here with Clyde Avenue.....

I've ridden down it, but don't have a picture of the sign....
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Whoa, I just found out there's a Clyde street about 3 miles from here. I shall have to go and get a photo...
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Next year when I ride Chilly Hilly on Bainbridge Island, I'll get a picture of me at the Sasquatch Lane road sign.
So far, the best signage picture I've got is this one of me and keithm0 at the Flying Wheels Summer Century this year:
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So, it was a couple of miles out of the way, but seemed like a worthwhile detour...



And an apt description:



As an added bonus, we picked up my Athena's new bike today - a 2008 Dawes Mojave. I met her in town (having been to take these photos), then we cycled back home. Not sure I'll be able to get her posting on here though
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We (OK I) need a pic of the Dawes.

I love my Super Galaxy so much I may get kicked out of the He Man Roadie Owner's club due to not riding my road bikes enough, lol.
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Originally Posted by bcc
So, it was a couple of miles out of the way, but seemed like a worthwhile detour...



And an apt description:



As an added bonus, we picked up my Athena's new bike today - a 2008 Dawes Mojave. I met her in town (having been to take these photos), then we cycled back home. Not sure I'll be able to get her posting on here though
Very nice. The best I can come up with here are some horse crossing signs. I hoped that when on tour I could find a "Welcome to" sign in the town of Large, PA, but I couldn't.
 
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There's a Clyde Rd in Franklin Township, a couple of towns over from me. I've been there, it feels like a truck access road to a warehouse or industrial park.
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well I'll be....... There is one 25 miles from my house!!! I may take a tour soon!
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We (OK I) need a pic of the Dawes.

I love my Super Galaxy so much I may get kicked out of the He Man Roadie Owner's club due to not riding my road bikes enough, lol.
I'm seriously considering a Galaxy for my next bike probably later next year, so it's good to see a fan

This is the Mojave in the traditional garage door pose...



And the mad uber-granny gear:
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Very nice. The best I can come up with here are some horse crossing signs. I hoped that when on tour I could find a "Welcome to" sign in the town of Large, PA, but I couldn't.
Aww, that would have been very cool.
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I'm not sure about clyde or athena street, but I do live a short distance from a Bicycle Ave. It's a side street I usually take to avoid a road with heavier traffic, too.
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There's a Clyde Ave in Los Angeles:

https://tinyurl.com/45x466

In a couple of weeks I'm doing a job near this street so I'll take some pics for our collection.
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Aww, that would have been very cool.
There was a Large Hotel:

 
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Originally Posted by bcc
I'm seriously considering a Galaxy for my next bike probably later next year, so it's good to see a fan

This is the Mojave in the traditional garage door pose...



And the mad uber-granny gear:
Holy Moly!! I could use a gear like that! (Super jealous!) Ya gotta see some of the hills around here...the worst I've seen is about 23%!
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I rode in a Century back in July. It was called "One Helluva Ride" since it passes thru Hell, Michigan. (Yes it was one helluva ride.....)
https://www.aabts.org/ohr/

The route took us past a sign pointing to Hell. Yes, we turned onto the road to Hell. (Seemed like familar territory to me -- )
(I didn't have a camera with me on the ride so I didn't get a pic. But I did find it on ASK.com images.)
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Yea, I have a Clydesdale Dr. in Jacksonville, but I don't have a pic of it. I had a friend that used to own a house on the road.
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Originally Posted by bcc
I'm seriously considering a Galaxy for my next bike probably later next year, so it's good to see a fan

This is the Mojave in the traditional garage door pose...



And the mad uber-granny gear:

They do have style don't they!

Mine is like riding in a town car, super smooth and really fun. It's a really well preserved older version that was almost in an unridden condition when I got it.

I've got to get some updated pics since I did my once over on it and got it road worthy. You will not regret getting one, and from what I understand the used market over your way is much better than here!

I bow to your Wifey's superior granny gear. May she have many enjoyable miles using it!
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Anyone in Colorado Springs wanna ride there with me?
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BCC what is the gear jump on that granny? 23 to 34?
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BCC what is the gear jump on that granny? 23 to 34?
Seems to be a 24-34 jump. It's an MF-TZ37 which is apparently geared at: 14-16-18-20-22-24-34T
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Clydesdale Cir. over in the Forest Fields development. A 2 mile loop of identical tract houses rented way over market value.
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