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Posted By: Rapparee
18-May-15 - 10:57 AM
Thread Name: Folklore: Local place names - local pronunciation
Subject: RE: Folklore: Local place names - local pronunciation
In the US there is also:

VerSAILS (Illinois, Indiana)
San JOSIE (Illinois)
AYEthins (Illinois)
Nu YAWK (New York)
Ballimore (Maryland)
WARshington (DC)