Guess Where This Is (Was) In Houston
We downloaded this picture a while back, and now, sadly, we can't figure out where we saw it first. We thought it was from the highly entertaining website/e-book Houston Freeways, which we encourage everyone to explore, but a quick scan doesn't seem to show it there.
(If we're wrong, or you recognize where it's from, let us know and we'll credit.) (Update: It is indeed from Houston Freeways.)
Anyway, if our hunch is right, the picture shows a very familiar stretch of road for most Houstonians, even if it's hardly recognizable.
Any guesses as to where it is?
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Our best guess is after the jump. Near as we can figure, that's Sharpstown, looking from the east. The curvy road bisecting the picture up-and-down is Bellaire Boulevard, and that's 59 diagonally cutting through, ending at Gessner at the upper left of the picture. Downtown is where the road is headed in the lower-right.
Correct? We're willing to be edified further.
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