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Famous Fires1929 Rossland Fire - Rossland, BC

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The 1929 fire was the third and last major fire that Rossland experienced in the former part of the twentieth century.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/26/2014

last visited: never

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Plane Crash SitesFly B 17G 42-40051

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Bombefly B17 42-40051. Der blev skud ned over Rødsand Bomber B17 42-40051. Was shot down over Roedsand

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tjow

location: Denmark

date approved: 1/26/2014

last visited: never

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Infamous Crime ScenesEight student nurses murdered - Chicago, IL

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On July 14, 1966, Richard Speck stalked and then murdered his eight victims in this southside Chicago townhouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 1/14/2014

last visited: never

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Infamous Crime ScenesHolmes Murder Castle site - Chicago, IL

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Known as the "Murder Castle,” the building received its name when the bodies of 6 persons murdered by the then owner Dr. H. H. Holmes (his real name was Herman Webster Mudgett) were found in the basement in 1895.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 1/14/2014

last visited: never

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Plane Crash SitesIL-14 crash (vrch Špidlák) - Újezd u Brna, Czech Republic

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IL-14 crash - Újezd u Brna

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Olii05

location: Jihomoravsky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 12/31/2013

last visited: never

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Plane Crash SitesJosé Sanjurjo Plane Crash - Cascais, Portugal

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Sanjurjo died in a plane crash on July 20, 1936, when he tried to fly back to Spain. He chose to fly in a small airplane piloted by Juan Antonio Ansaldo. One of the main reasons for the crash was the heavy luggage that Sanjurjo took.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RuiJSDuarte

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 12/27/2013

last visited: never

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Infamous Crime ScenesMurder of Joseph and Hyrum Smith - Carthage Jail - Carthage, IL

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On June 27, 1844, at about 5 o'clock in the afternoon, Joseph Smith and his brother Hyrum were assassinated by enemies of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, in the county jail at Carthage, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Chasing Blue Sky

location: Illinois

date approved: 12/22/2013

last visited: 4/23/2012

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Famous FiresU.S. Capitol - Washington, D.C.

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The U.S. Capitol was partially destroyed during the burning of Washington from the British in the war of 1812.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 12/10/2013

last visited: 4/21/2010

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Famous FiresFire at Eglise Saint-Francois, Ile d'Orleans, Quebec

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Historically significant Saint-Francois was nearly fully destroyed by fire in 1988. Historiquement significatif Saint-François a été presque entièrement détruit par un incendie en 1988.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 12/5/2013

last visited: 1/26/2014

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Plane Crash SitesJayhawk down.

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The B -17 monument in Lisse recalls the crash of the American B -17 bomber "Jayhawk" on September 26, 1944 in Lisse .

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member naj16

location: Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

date approved: 11/8/2013

last visited: never

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Plane Crash Sites40 Wall Street - NYC, NY

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Five people died when a US Air Force C-45 Beechcraft airplane crashed into this skyscraper on May 20, 1946.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 10/23/2013

last visited: 7/25/2013

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Plane Crash SitesCatalina, Bowen, Queensland, Australia

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A memorial for the 1943 Catalina plane crash

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SeabreezeOZ

location: Queensland, Australia

date approved: 10/7/2013

last visited: 11/19/2013

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Famous FiresPrague Exhibition Grounds - Prague, Czech Republic

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The left wing of the Industrial Palace (Prumyslový palác) – central building of the Prague Exhibition Grounds (Výstavište) was destroyed by fire on October 16, 2008.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61

location: Hlavni mesto Praha, Czech Republic

date approved: 10/5/2013

last visited: 4/5/2014

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Famous FiresThe Fountain Fire - Round Mountain, CA

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Located at the Hillcrest Rest Area, this old fountain is now just a memorial.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: California

date approved: 9/22/2013

last visited: 9/11/2013

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Infamous Crime ScenesTuerie de Tours - Tours, France

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[EN] The massacre of Tours is a mass murder that occurred 29 October 2001 in the center of Tours. [FR] La tuerie de Tours est une tuerie de masse survenue le 29 octobre 2001 dans le centre de Tours.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Chickilim

location: Centre, France

date approved: 9/17/2013

last visited: 11/30/2013

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Famous Fires2010 Gas Pipeline Explosion - San Bruno, California

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On September 9, 2010, a PG&E gas pipeline exploded in the Crestmoor residential neighborhood, killing 8 people and leveling 35 nearby homes.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: California

date approved: 9/9/2013

last visited: never

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ShipwrecksSS Valencia

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The SS Valencia was an iron-hulled passenger steamer wrecked off the coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia, in 1906. It sank very near Pachena Point Lighthouse, accessible by boat or on foot.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sakidoo

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 9/8/2013

last visited: never

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Plane Crash SitesWellington Bomber - Anglezark Moor, Lancashire, UK

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This monument, a stone pillar, bears a brass plaque listing the names of the six crew of Wellington Z8799 that crashed nearby.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Superted

location: Northwest England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/5/2013

last visited: never

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Plane Crash SitesFlyverstenen - Torstedlund Skov, Denmark

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Flyverstenen beliggende i Rold Skov/Torstedlund er et mindesmærke fra 2. Verdenskrig, hvor en fuldt lastet Royal Air Force B-24 Liberator styrtede ned. --- A Royal Air Force B-24 Liberator crashed here on the 20th April 1945.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pstidsen

location: Denmark

date approved: 9/3/2013

last visited: never

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Plane Crash SitesBear Swamp Hill Thunderchief Crash

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A hill top in the Pine barrens where the Thunderchief, piloted by Major William F. Dimas struck & destroyed the fire tower. The craft impacted more then 900 trees coming to rest in Bear Hill Swamp below about 1200’ from the tower.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mars888

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/29/2013

last visited: 11/7/2008

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Plane Crash SitesShort Sterling BF497 - 1943

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Memorial erected in remembrance of the eight crew members of the Sterling BF497 which crashed close to this spot in the night of 13/14 May 1943.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member naj16

location: Antwerpen, Belgium

date approved: 8/19/2013

last visited: never

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Plane Crash SitesWright Peak crash site - Adirondack State Park, NY

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A plaque was placed to commemorate the lives lost. Some wreckage remains today.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 8/12/2013

last visited: never

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Famous FiresThe Pioneer Hotel Fire 1970, Tucson, AZ

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The Pioneer hotel fire occurred Dec. 20, 1970, and was full because of a corporate Christmas party taking place.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poehunters

location: Arizona

date approved: 8/2/2013

last visited: 8/11/2013

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Infamous Crime ScenesMurder of Leila Fowler - Valley Springs, CA

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The killing of Leila Fowler in Valley Springs, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 7/30/2013

last visited: never

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posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 7/28/2013

last visited: 7/25/2013

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