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Mon Apr 1, 2019, 11:44 AM

What if Pangea had never broken apart? A political approximation, naturally...



When I lived in New Jersey decades ago, we'd go to the Jersey shore using Rt 70 and there would, within an area of that drive and taking only a very few miles, be a fairly dramatic change in the tree complement; a switch from deciduous trees to conifers and from a decomposed slate/clay soil to a sandy soil.

Much of the eastern part of that state derives from a different soil composition than does the rest of the state, as suggested by the map, above...

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Response to Gamle-ged (Original post)

Mon Apr 1, 2019, 03:49 PM

1. I use to live off of rt 70 in Marlton

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Response to Solesurvivor (Reply #1)

Mon Apr 1, 2019, 04:41 PM

2. Cherry Hill, formerly named Delaware Township before a name change in 1959. Ate on the...

… occasion at Olga's diner, on the circle (now closed and gone). I knew the Stavros family, who also owned a diner in Camden...

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Response to Gamle-ged (Reply #2)

Mon Apr 1, 2019, 06:33 PM

3. I freaking loved that diner, many a saturday night there, its a shame they tore it down :(

Buddy of mine sister owns a lawn doctor franchise that covers Cherry Hill helped him out on occasion. One thing i love about Jersey is the Diners

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Response to Solesurvivor (Reply #3)

Mon Apr 1, 2019, 07:37 PM

4. Ponzios Diner on what USED to be the Ellisburg circle is still going strong, it was there when we...

... moved from Collingswood to Barclay Farm in '56...

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Response to Gamle-ged (Reply #4)

Mon Apr 1, 2019, 07:44 PM

5. LOL me and my mom use to have thanksgiving dinner there when my mom was

living on her own. its funny how its a small world

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Response to Gamle-ged (Reply #4)

Mon Apr 1, 2019, 07:45 PM

6. They had another Ponzio's in Brooklawn NJ as well.

you couldn't swing a dead cat in NJ without hitting a good dinner.

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Response to Solesurvivor (Reply #6)

Mon Apr 1, 2019, 07:53 PM

7. Last time I was there, visiting someone in blackwood, I took her out to the Meadows Diner on...

... the Black Horse Pike, had a heck of a menu, BIG servings, good food...

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Response to Gamle-ged (Reply #7)

Mon Apr 1, 2019, 08:05 PM

8. Damn did you stalk me ? lol I lived in Blackwood for a spell

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