Barrow, Northernmost Town in the US: Alaska’s Arctic Far North on the Looney Front, Part 2

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Barrow, the northernmost town in the United States, 350 miles north of the Arctic Circle, is a bit of a mess. It can’t even make up its mind how far it actually is from the North Pole, let alone from its southern counterpoint.

A multi-destination signpost just outside the airport proclaims it 1,311 miles south of the North Pole and 11,109 miles north of the South Pole.

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Barely a couple of hundred yards’ walk further north, but apparently closer to God since it’s just by a church, another multi-destination sign post announces: North Pole 1250, South Pole read more >>>

Source : HuffingtonPost.Com

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