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SuperlativesMOST -- Westly point Germany

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At the narrowest part of the Netherlands, right between the Meuse and Rhine, at the 51th latitude the most westerly point of Germany can be found

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member TeamYakara

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 10/19/2018

last visited: never

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SuperlativesLargest - Bronze Statue of the Buddha in the World - Nara, Japan

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This huge bronze Statue of the Buddha sits inside the Great Buddha Hall (Daibutsuden) at Todai-ji (Great Eastern Temple), a complex of Buddhist temples located in the city of Nara, Japan.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: Nara, Japan

date approved: 10/17/2018

last visited: never

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SuperlativesFIRST, LAST, and ONLY Hanging in Clayton - Clayton, NM

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Black Jack Ketchum will probably be best known for what happened to him when he died, the result of a botched hanging that was the first, last, and only hanging carried out in Clayton, NM.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: New Mexico

date approved: 10/17/2018

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Business in Washington, MO

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Taller portion built in 1888

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 10/17/2018

last visited: never

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SuperlativesHighest - Escalator in the World - Osaka, Japan

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The Umeda Sky Building is a spectacular high rise building in the Kita district of Osaka, near Osaka and Umeda Stations. It is also known as the "New Umeda City".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: Osaka, Japan

date approved: 10/16/2018

last visited: never

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SuperlativesTallest - Structure in Kyoto - Kyoto, Japan

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Kyoto Tower (Kyoto-tawa) is an observation tower located in Kyoto, Japan. It was completed in 1964, the same year as the opening of the shinkansen and the Tokyo Olympics.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: Kyoto, Japan

date approved: 10/11/2018

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Structure in Fayette County, Texas - Round Top, TX

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Moore's Fort is a twin dogtrot-type blockhouse previously occupied by Colonel John Henry Moore around the time of the Texas Revolution. Built in 1828, it's listed as the oldest structure in Fayette County (Texas).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 10/10/2018

last visited: 10/6/2018

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SuperlativesLongest - Wooden Structure in Japan - Kyoto, Japan

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Sanjusangen-do is a Buddhist temple in the Higashiyama District of Kyoto, Japan. It is the longest wooden structure in Japan.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: Kyoto, Japan

date approved: 10/9/2018

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Church in Claresholm, AB

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Built as St. Aidan's Anglican, a scant two years later this little church was renamed St. John the Evangelist.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 10/8/2018

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST -- Continuous Methodist Congregation in Texas - Gonzales, Texas

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This one-story buff brick Gothic Revival brick building located on Church Square - 426 St. Paul Street in Gonzales, Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: Texas

date approved: 10/7/2018

last visited: 6/7/2018

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SuperlativesTALLEST - Three-sided Obelisk in the World - Wellington Monument - Wellington, Somerset

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The Wellington Monument is a triangular obelisk located on a point of the Blackdown Hills, Somerset. At 175ft (53 m) in height it is the tallest three sided obelisk in the world.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/4/2018

last visited: never

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SuperlativesHighest - Mountain in Japan - Hakone, Japan

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Mount Fuji is an active volcano. It stands on Honshu on the border between Yamanashi and Shizuoka Prefectures and can be seen from Tokyo and Yokohama on clear days.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: Kanagawa, Japan

date approved: 10/1/2018

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOldest - Temple in Tokyo - Tokyo, Japan

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Senso-ji is an ancient Buddhist temple located in Asakusa, Tokyo, Japan.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: Tokyo, Japan

date approved: 9/30/2018

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Flatiron in Alberta - Lacombe, AB

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One of two flatirons in Lacombe, the old Merchants Bank building is also the most visible and best known building in the town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 9/30/2018

last visited: never

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SuperlativesFIRST - Canadian Event Televised Live Internationally

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Springhill actually has three claims to fame, its coal mining history, the home of songstress Anne Murray and the site of the most severe underground earthquake in North American mining history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 9/28/2018

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOldest School in Lee County on Original Site - Captiva Island, Florida, USA

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The oldest school house in Lee County on its original site.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BoomersOTR

location: Florida

date approved: 9/25/2018

last visited: 9/25/2018

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Älteste Brücke in Hamburg, Germany

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[GER] Älteste Brücke in Hamburg, Germany [ENG] OLDEST Bridge in Hamburg, Germany

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Kladings

location: Hamburg, Germany

date approved: 9/25/2018

last visited: 9/27/2018

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Professional Association Football Club in the World - Notts County - Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

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English club Notts County, which has existed informally from 1862, is the world's oldest fully professional association football club.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/25/2018

last visited: never

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SuperlativesLargest - Wholesale Fish and Seafood Market in the World - Tokyo, Japan

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The Tsukiji Market is located in Tsukiji in central Tokyo between the Sumida River and the upmarket Ginza shopping district.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: Tokyo, Japan

date approved: 9/23/2018

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST known homestead in Payne County - Yale, OK

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A log cabin located next to the Jim Thorpe Home

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Max and 99

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 9/22/2018

last visited: 9/25/2018

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SuperlativesSMALLEST - Town in Alberta

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Granum is a tiny prairie town located at the junction of Highway 2 and Highway 519 west of Lethbridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 9/20/2018

last visited: never

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SuperlativesAmerica's LARGEST Women's Veteran Monument - Del City, OK

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A monument depicting women from all branches of the military

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Max and 99

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 9/18/2018

last visited: never

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SuperlativesONLY - Working Victorian Pottery in UK - Middleport Pottery - Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, UK.

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Middleport Pottery, dated 1888, is a Victorian pottery that is located on Port Street in Burslem.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poole/Freeman

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/17/2018

last visited: never

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SuperlativesONLY - Hooters Restaurant in the UK - Hooters Nottingham - Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

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Hooters of Nottingham - The UK's Only Hooters! Situated on London Road, just south of Nottingham train station.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/16/2018

last visited: never

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SuperlativesLONGEST--Plastic Bridge in Belgium, Mal, Tongeren, Limburg, Belgium

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LONGEST 'plastic' Bridge over the river Jeker

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member TeamYakara

location: Limburg, Belgium

date approved: 9/16/2018

last visited: never

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