Charles Street

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For other streets that have been named Charles Street, see Charles Street (disambiguation).
Charles Street
Neighborhood Knoxville
Origin of name Charles Knox

Charles Street is named for Charles Knox, grandson of the Reverend Jeremiah Knox, for whom Knoxville is named.[1][2]


  1. Jean M. Goldstrom, ed. Knoxville Borough; a History: The story of a Pittsburgh community, 3rd ed., p. 15. Whortleberry Press, Pittsburgh, 2009. [view source]goldstrom
  2. Bob Regan. The Names of Pittsburgh: How the city, neighborhoods, streets, parks and more got their names, p. 66. The Local History Company, Pittsburgh, 2009, ISBN 978-0-9770429-7-5. [view source]regan