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This category is for people, places, events or things that are the "Last" of its kind.
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This category is for people, places, events or things that are the Last of its kind.
One example might be The Studebaker Sceptre concept car was intended as a possible 1966 model so it could be considered the last Studebaker. It is on display in the The Studebaker National Museum in South Bend, Indiana.
Another example might be The world's last Frank Lloyd Wright hotel. Mason City, Iowa is home to the world's last surviving Frank Lloyd Wright hotel.
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Last of its KindLAST - Original Wood Frame Church in Anaconda

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This little wood frame church was originally built by Swedish Lutheran Dissenters in 1899.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 10/18/2014

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLAST -- Standing Pre-WWI Passenger Terminal in City, Shreveport LA

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Built in 1910, the Central Station is the only surviving rail depot of the passenger rail era in Shreveport. It was added to the US National Register of historic places in 1991.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Louisiana

date approved: 10/7/2014

last visited: 9/1/2014

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Last of its KindLAST - Weighlock Building in the World - Syracuse, NY

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The last Weighlock Building in the world has been converted into the Erie Canal Museum at 139 Erie Blvd. East in Syracuse, NY

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: New York

date approved: 9/20/2014

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLAST -- Remaining City-Class Ironclad Gunboat, USS CAIRO, Vicksburg MS

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The only City-Class ironclad gunship still in existence, the USS CAIRO is the last of its kind.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Mississippi

date approved: 9/17/2014

last visited: 9/19/2014

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Last of its KindLAST -- Surviving Mine Sampling Works in Boulder - Boulder, CO

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This is the last surviving mine sampling works in the city, from when it was a gold rush town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Colorado

date approved: 8/31/2014

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLAST -- Place People Settled by Brigham Young - Emery, UT

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This is one of a few historical markers at the Castle Valley View Point from Interstate 70 eastbound.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Utah

date approved: 8/28/2014

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLAST - Second Empire Style Residence in Vernon, BC

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Apparently unique in the city of Vernon, this is the sole remaining Second Empire building in Vernon. This style became the official style for federal buildings in Canada in the 1870s and 1880s. This building, built in 1893, is now a dentist office.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/27/2014

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLAST - Working Pioneer Mill in BC - Keremeos, BC

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This water powered grist mill, built in 1877, continues to grind wheat into flour today. The mill uses an overshot water wheel and water taken from a stream which flows by the mill.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/15/2014

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLAST Parker/Pratt Deck Truss Bridge in Montana - Thompson Falls, MT

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1911 was this bridge's birth year and 2010, 99 years later, was the year of its rebirth. According to Morrison-Maierle, Inc., engineers for the rehabilitation, this is the last Parker-Pratt Deck Truss bridge remaining in Montana.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 7/16/2014

last visited: never

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Last of its KindSignal Station of Pico do Facho - Terceira, Açores, Portugal

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The last permanent installed signal station of this kind in Portugal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RuiJSDuarte

location: Arquipélago dos Açores, Portugal

date approved: 6/26/2014

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLAST - Egyptian Revival Building Left in Montana

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Listed on the National Register on October 3rd, 2012, this one time bank was built in 1913 in the tiny community of Dayton, MT and survived until its closing in 1934.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 6/20/2014

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLAST - Active Northern Pacific Railway Station - Sandpoint, ID

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Built by the Northern Pacific in 1916, this station is the only Gothic style railway in the state. Passenger service through this station continued until the beginning of AMTRAK on May 1, 1971.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Idaho

date approved: 6/16/2014

last visited: 6/17/2014

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Last of its KindLAST - Hudson's Bay Trading Post built in the U.S. - Charlo, MT

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On the east side of Highway 93, 3.3 miles south of Highway 212, which leads to Charlo, Montana, is a historical marker. Another half mile east southeast is the site of Fort Connah.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 6/4/2014

last visited: 6/18/2014

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Last of its KindWest Sacramento's Last Race Track - West Sacramento, CA

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A plaque about West Sacramento's Last Race Track.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 5/22/2014

last visited: never

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Last of its KindDeath at Bossenden Wood, Hernhill, Kent. UK

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The last battle on English soil

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dave-harris

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/12/2014

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLast Viceroy and Vicereine of India - Wilton Crescent, London, UK

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This blue plaque, on abuilding on the south west side of Wilton Crescent, tells of Earl and Countess Mountbatten as being the last Viceroy and Vicereine of India.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/11/2014

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLAST - Nuevo Deco Theatre to open in the US.

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If any vintage theatre deserves to be listed in the National Register of Historic Places it is this one. Opened in 1936 after a depression-caused delay of six years, it remains one of the best preserved vintage Art Deco theatres in the country.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 5/3/2014

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLast Emperor of the Severan Dynasty - New York City, NY

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Severus Alexander was the last Roman Emperor of the Severan Dynasty. His reign ended with his death in March 235 AD.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 4/28/2014

last visited: 7/24/2013

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Last of its KindLast Frank Lloyd Wright Designed Building in Montana - Whitefish, MT

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This building was the first, last and only Lloyd Wright designed building ever built in the state of Montana. It was designed as a building for the medical practice of Drs. T L. Lockridge, John T Whalen and Bruce C. McIntyre.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 4/25/2014

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLast Maritime Signal Tower - Portland, ME

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The ONLY REMAINING to me means last. But was also among the first, as it signaled the arrival of ships and goods new to the city.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Maine

date approved: 3/15/2014

last visited: 3/19/2014

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Last of its KindLast Pearl Button Factory - Meredosia, IL

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Used river clam shells for "pearl" buttons.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/11/2014

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLAST Survivor of the Missouri Colony in Texas - Southlake, TX

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The headstone shared by Jarrett L. and Malinda E. Foster in Lonesome Dove Cemetery, Southlake, TX, indicates that Mr. Foster was the last survivor of the Missouri Colony, a fairly early group of settlers in Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 3/10/2014

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLast - Geochelone elephantopus abingdoni - San Diego, CA

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This is a sculpture of Lonesome George - the last of his subspecies of Galapagos tortoises- Geochelone elephantopus abingdoni.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 3/8/2014

last visited: 2/1/2011

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Last of its KindPoslední silnicní patník - Brno, Czech Republic

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Poslední silnicní patník z již zaniklé cesty mezi Bohunicemi a Brnem

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member puczmeloun

location: Jihomoravsky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 3/4/2014

last visited: 9/19/2014

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Last of its KindLAST -- Walt Disney World Theme Park - Lake Buena Vista, FL

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This is an Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) accredited zoo which is also one of 4 theme parks at Walt Disney World Resort.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Florida

date approved: 3/3/2014

last visited: 6/6/2014

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