When you’re traveling on North Tryon Street through uptown, you’re not actually traveling north. You’re traveling northeast. Topography shaped the early layout of the city, following the high ground between two creeks.
When you’re traveling on North Tryon Street through uptown, you’re not actually traveling north. You’re traveling northeast. Topography shaped the early layout of the city, following the high ground between two creeks. MARK HAMES mhames@charlotteobserver.com
When you’re traveling on North Tryon Street through uptown, you’re not actually traveling north. You’re traveling northeast. Topography shaped the early layout of the city, following the high ground between two creeks. MARK HAMES mhames@charlotteobserver.com

Why don’t Charlotte streets run north-south?

July 10, 2015 01:20 PM