Excerpted from an IM conversation with the notorious Felix Salmon:
fsalmon: tell me you knew that there was a York Street in Manhattan before this morningOther examples of prefab NYC addresses? Email them to email@example.com and we'll summarize 'em here.
fsalmon: that's got to be one of the most obscure addresses of all time
lockloct: they just make this shit up
lockloct: 1 Morton Square
lockloct: 1 York Street
fsalmon: 1 Liberty Plaza
fsalmon: Isn't Time Warner Center 1 Columbus Circle?
fsalmon: You know there's an address in London which is just 1 London
fsalmon: It's a house on Hyde Park
fsalmon: Really, send a letter to 1 London, UK and it will get there
lockloct: Will do.
· Norten's 1 York Street: L.A. Is Landing [Curbed]