merrimac merrimac  /ˈmɛ rɪ mæk/


  • (n) an ironclad vessel built by the Confederate forces in the hope of breaking the blockade imposed by the North


  1. 3 arrested after pursuit, crash in Dayton

    Three men arrested after a police pursuit and crash Wednesday afternoon are believed to have forcibly taken the car involved in that crash. Justin Babb, a Harrison Twp. resident, said he was held up at gunpoint while in his driveway on Merrimac Avenue. He was about to get in his Pontiac Grand Prix. “I was thinking in my head, ‘don’t give them your keys,’ but the next thing I thought was ‘I don’t ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WHIO-TV 7 Dayton

  2. Right lane of northbound MMMBT closed for emergency maintenance

    The right lane of the northbound tunnel at the Monitor-Merrimac is closed for emergency maintenance. The left lane of the...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WTKR Norfolk

  3. TRAFFIC: I-664 southbound at the Monitor-Merrimac down to one lane for emergency maintenance

    On I-664 southbound at the Monitor-Merrimac, the left land is closed for emergency maintenance.        
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Daily Press

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