If you know the origin of a Burlington street name, your wisdom is appreciated. Some are obvious topographical references and aren’t worth pursuing (Rocky Hill etc.) And some have obvious historical roots (Winn). It’s the myriad other names that need clarification (Winona, Van Norden etc.). Please email the information to BurlingtonRetro@gmail.com.
Patriot Rd — Was under development during America’s bicentennial celebration, and was named accordingly.
Peach Orchard Rd
Pine Ridge Rd
Princeton Rd — Part of a college-themed neighborhood including Dartmouth, Amherst and University.
Prouty Rd — Augustus Prouty, a Burlington school board member in the late 1800s.
Purity Springs Rd