Place naming conventions: ascending vs. descending order

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In naming places, should we use ascending or descending order?

Poll ended at Sat Apr 05, 2008 4:08 pm

Ascending (Montgomery County, Maryland)
Descending (Maryland, Montgomery County)
Total votes: 16

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Postby ritcheymt-p40 » Fri Apr 11, 2008 10:08 am

The Earl wrote:The original purpose of this thread was to discuss names in ascending or descending order.

The question of what to do with places that change over time is an important one as well.

I forked this thread to to continue the discussion of time changes.

Please keep this thread about ascending / descending, and contribute to the time discussion at the other thread.

The Earl

Thanks, Earl. I was just about to do the same when I saw your post. Keeping these issues on separate threads will definitely help us reach closure so we can post some naming standard policies on the site. You da man!

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