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Human ErrorBad chronology - Viaduc saint georges le gaultier - France

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Construire une viaduc au plus mauvais moment de l'histoire de France et ne plus jamais avoir de budget pour le finaliser. Build a viaduct at the worst moment in the history of France and never have a budget to finalize it.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Pays de la Loire, France

date approved: 5/3/2019

last visited: never

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Human ErrorAccidental Apostrophe - The Florida Cracker Plaque - The Villages, Florida

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An accidental apostrophe turned a plural into a possessive mistake. The word should be "explorers" not "explorer's" in the last sentence of the first paragraph on an informational bronze plaque.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member 401Photos

location: Florida

date approved: 2/16/2019

last visited: 4/2/2019

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Human ErrorMailly-le-Camp not Mailly Camp - Scituate, Rhode Island USA

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A boulder monument honoring Grover Walker can be found at the junction of Chopmist Hill and Rockland Roads in Scituate, Rhode Island. Mr. Walker died during the first World War in France. His place of death is called Mailly-le-Camp, not Mailly Camp.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member 401Photos

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 2/2/2019

last visited: never

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Human ErrorAnthony Silva...or Anthony Silba - Woonsocket, Rhode Island USA

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Unfortunately, the last name listed alphabetically on this Vietnam War Memorial was engraved incorrectly. The attempted fix does not set the record straight. There is no indication of the soldier's true name: Anthony Silva...or Anthony Silba?

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member 401Photos

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 1/25/2019

last visited: never

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Human ErrorBorn 1845, Died 1813 - Parker County, TX

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Lorenzo Dow Hoover is buried in historic New Hope Cemetery, west of Briar in rural Parker County, TX, and the combination of the birth and death dates on his headstone yields an impossible age.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 1/5/2019

last visited: never

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Human ErrorScottish Immigrants - Pictou, NS

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One of the more popular attractions on Nova Scotia's North Shore, the Hector Heritage Quay relates much information on the people who settled the Pictou area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 12/20/2018

last visited: never

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Human ErrorAll Saints church - Twisted Spire - Hereford, Herefordshire

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Although restoration works in 1992 straightened the spire of All Saints' church in Hereford somewhat, it is still about 6in out of true, but far better than the 1ft 10in it was before.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/6/2018

last visited: never

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Human ErrorSargent, John H. McKissack - Navarro County, TX

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Sergeant John A. McKissack was killed in action during the Great War, and is buried in historic Birdston Cemetery, northeast of Streetman in rural Navarro County. The sculptor of his headstone goofed when he noted McKissack's rank.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 11/8/2018

last visited: never

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Human ErrorBurried at Sea - Tolar, TX

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A Woodmen of the World monument serves as a cenotaph for Private Ollie P. Kelley, in historic Rock Church Cemetery, southwest of Tolar, TX. The sculptor got it wrong when he noted the disposition of Private Kelley's remains.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 11/8/2018

last visited: never

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Human Error"Cherised Comfort" - Payne Springs, TX

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The marble sculptor made a typo on the epitaph when he created the Woodmen of the World monument for A.W. Reynolds, in historic Payne Springs Cemetery, Payne Springs, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 11/1/2018

last visited: never

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Human ErrorWetaskewin Spatinow - Wetaskiwin, Alberta

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Wetaskewin Spatinow Cairn is across the parking lot from the Visitor's Center. There is a concrete walkway leading to it. Just use the VC's parking lot.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 10/11/2018

last visited: never

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Human ErrorCentennial Park - Stavely, Alberta

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Centennial Park is along 50th Street near 53rd Avenue in downtown Stavely. The Human Error is on the sign for Centennial Park which is near the playground.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 10/11/2018

last visited: never

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Human ErrorBorn in Sweeden - Ouray, CO

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The zinc monument that marks the final resting place of Andrew Lindahl in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Ouray, CO, identifies his birthplace as "Sweeden" and not "Sweden."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Colorado

date approved: 10/11/2018

last visited: never

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Human ErrorDied in Fracne - Hagansport, TX

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Frank W. Simpson was a Private in the United States Army during The Great War, and his headstone in historic Fairview Cemetery notes that he "Died in Fracne". Not in "France".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 8/5/2018

last visited: never

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Human ErrorHotel du roi de Pologne, Angers, France

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Monument situé à Angers qui porte son nom à cause... d'une erreur!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bono2333

location: Pays de la Loire, France

date approved: 6/1/2018

last visited: 5/12/2018

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Human ErrorCenotaph Unvailed November 5, 1923 - Truro, NS

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Civic Square is a block long park along Prince Street in downtown Truro, for many years the site of the Truro War Cenotaph.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 4/19/2018

last visited: never

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Human ErrorBorn in 1970, Died in 1912 - Palo Pinto County, TX

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Mary A. Vaughn shares a headstone with her husband in Staggs Prairie Cemetery, northeast of Mineral Wells in rural Palo Pinto County, TX, and the combination of her birth and death dates gives her an impossible age.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 4/12/2018

last visited: never

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Human ErrorCancun Fountain Reversed Shields - Cancun, Mexico

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The fountain is located at the intersection of Cobá and Náder Av. in Cancun, Mexico.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: Quintana Roo, Mexico

date approved: 3/15/2018

last visited: never

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Human ErrorLe portail inaccessible - Artignosc sur Verdon, Paca, France

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Le portail inaccessible

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YvesProvence

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 3/15/2018

last visited: never

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Human ErrorLeft Turn Lane into Oncoming Traffic - Atlantic Beach, FL

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This left turn lane out of the Kangaroo Express on Mayport Road forces you into oncoming traffic.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 3/3/2018

last visited: never

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Human ErrorError at the U.S. Hot Springs Reservation entrance -- Hot Springs NP, Hot Springs AR

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The elegant eagle-topped stone towers that frame the entrance to the 19th century US Hot Springs Reservation, along Bathhouse Row at the Hot Springs National Park, features a subtle error

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Arkansas

date approved: 12/9/2017

last visited: 11/12/2017

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Human ErrorMinnie Ola Dougherty or Daugherty -- Hillcrest Cemetery, Forney TX

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A spelling error on the tombstone for Minnie Ola Dougherty or Daugherty, at Cemetery, Forney TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 11/28/2017

last visited: 11/29/2017

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Human Error"CITURS" CENTER - Kissimmee, Florida

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Located on Old Tampa Highway just South West of Osceola Polk Line Road. The road had deteriorated over the years but is still clear and safe to travel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mTn_biKer65

location: Florida

date approved: 11/5/2017

last visited: never

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Human ErrorRegenschutz am Busbahnhof - Bonn, Germany

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DE: Unnützer Regenschutz am Bussteig A1 des Bonner Busbahnhofs. EN: Useless rain shield at the bus stop A1 of the main bus station of Bonn.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Narayan,

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 10/30/2017

last visited: 1/1/2018

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Human ErrorPvt. Asa Day's Wrong Year of Birth - West Springfield, MA

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A ground level bronze grave marker issued by the United States Veterans Administration has a glaring error in the birth year of Pvt. Asa Day. It is located in Park Street Cemetery in West Springfield, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/12/2017

last visited: never

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