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Mile Road System

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  1. in southeast Michigan was established as a way to delineate east-west roads through the Detroit area and the surrounding rural rim

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 20, 2009
  2. and its most famous road, 8 Mile Road, came about largely as a result of the Land Ordinance of 1785, which established the basis for the Public Land Survey System in which land throughout the Northwest Territory was surveyed and divided into survey t

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  3. In 2002, this local notoriety was promoted to national attention as it was used as the name of Eminem's acclaimed film, 8 Mile

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  4. 8 Mile Road is the political, and social, dividing line between the city of Detroit and the northern suburbs

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  5. With a few exceptions, one can determine which mile roads an address is between on major north-south roads north of Five Mile/Fenkell by using the formula

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