Tripod Way

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Tripod Way
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Frances Lester Warner, in a 1923 essay called "The Pittsburgh Owl," included Tripod Way in a list of streets named for Pittsburgh's "scientific paraphernalia,"[1] and Bob Regan copied this list in his book.[2]

See also

  • Truax Way, which was named Tripod Alley from 1896 to 1910


  1. Frances Lester Warner. Groups and Couples, p. 228. Houghton Mifflin, Boston and New York, 1923. Google Books lub2z89YnoYC; Internet Archive groupscouples00warn. The essay "The Pittsburgh Owl" is available at and [view source]groups-and-couples
  2. Bob Regan. The Names of Pittsburgh: How the city, neighborhoods, streets, parks and more got their names, p. 61. The Local History Company, Pittsburgh, 2009, ISBN 978-0-9770429-7-5. [view source]regan