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Mountain Pass

 

deeply cut and low-lying saddles on both slopes of a mountain range or between two mountain ranges. They are usually very important for transportation, for example. the Tamerlane Gate in the Uzbek SSR, the Külek Bogazi in Turkey, the Moravian Gate in Czechoslovakia, and Khyber Pass on the border of Pakistan and Afghanistan.

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Guanella Pass Road stretches 37 kilometers (23 miles) from Georgetown in Clear Creek County CO, south to Grant in Park County.
A resident of Ferguson Road, which is north of High Pass Road, could see the fire and called authorities, said Junction City Fire and Rescue spokeswoman Crystal Riley.
He also directed to increase pace of work on Takhat Bhai by pass road and said that no compromise would be made on the quality of public welfare schemes.
The man had an incredible escape after his blue Citroen Xsara Picasso fell off Sychnant Pass Road above Dwgyfylchi.
July 9 at the Santa Susana Cantina, 6672 Santa Susana Pass Road.
a truck towing a trailer loaded with trash was northbound on Territorial Highway when a Dodge van eastbound on High Pass Road pulled into the intersection.
It has a prime location at the south end of the key on the bay, and as soon as he hammered the FSBO open-house sign out on Midnight Pass Road, prospective buyers started lining up at the door.
Prosecutor Ben Collins said Hodge had been driving in Sychnant Pass Road when he struck a lamp post, knocking it over.
Friday at the Church at Rocky Peak, 22601 Santa Susana Pass Road, Chatsworth.
Kenneth Roberts, 38, of Sychnant Pass Road, Conwy, a member of the North Wales force, was accused of assaulting a police sergeant causing actual bodily harm, assaulting a PC in the execution of his duty, and affray.
Ophelia's on the Bay, 9105 Midnight Pass Road, 349-2212.
off of I-680 and Willow Pass Road, the 11-story Hilton Concord hotel offers a conference center with more than 15,600 square feet of meeting, banquet and pre-function space, including the largest hotel ballroom in the local market.