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Famous FiresSintra Mountain Range Famous Fire - Sintra, Portugal

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The famous fire of Sintra.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RuiJSDuarte

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 3/16/2014

last visited: never

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Infamous Crime ScenesRAF "Buback Attentat" - Karlsruhe/Germany

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Assassination at the "Bundesgeneralanwalt" Siegfried Buback at 07 April 1977. A memorial stone at the crime scene.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member KaPsTeam

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 3/15/2014

last visited: 6/7/2014

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Infamous Crime ScenesGeorge Reeves death home- Beverly Hills, CA

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The actor George Reeves house where TV's "Superman," was found dead of a head gunshot wound on June 16, 1959. The Los Angeles county coroner said its was a suicide, but family & friends say it was a love triangle murder. Contraversy continues.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member calgriz

location: California

date approved: 3/15/2014

last visited: 2/18/2013

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Infamous Crime ScenesRobert Kennedy assassinated at the Ambassador Hotel - Los Angeles, CA

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The Ambassador Hotel, where Presidential candidate Senator Robert F. Kennedy was assassinated after he won the 1968 California Primary.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member calgriz

location: California

date approved: 3/14/2014

last visited: 2/18/2005

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Infamous Crime ScenesMenendez Double Murder Family Home- Beverly Hills, CA

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The infamous Menendez mutliple murders residence.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member calgriz

location: California

date approved: 3/14/2014

last visited: 2/18/2010

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Railway Disaster SitesNorfolk Southern Grain Car Derailment - Delaware, Ohio

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Around 1:45pm 3/4/2014 approximately 35 cars on a southbound Norfolk Southern train derailed outside of Delaware, Ohio.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mr. 0

location: Ohio

date approved: 3/8/2014

last visited: never

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Infamous Crime ScenesWashington Ave. Bridge -- Brazos River, Waco TX

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In 1905 a mob of white vigilantes lynched Sank Majors, a black man accused of the rape of a white woman, by hanging him from the Washington Avenue bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 3/2/2014

last visited: 12/22/2013

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ShipwrecksWrecksite S/S Principia Sandoy, Faroe Islands

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(da) Vraget af S/S Principia, der sank ud for Sandoys vestkyst i november 1895. (en) Wreck site for S/S Principia which sank off the west coast of Sandoy in November 1895.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ulven7470

location: Faroe Islands

date approved: 2/16/2014

last visited: 2/14/2014

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Railway Disaster Sites17 Jul 2013 train collision & derailment -- UPRR at US 183, Hays KS

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On 16 July 2013 two Union Pacific trains collided head-on on the same track in Hays KS. Thanks to Heaven, NO ONE WAS KILLED

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Kansas

date approved: 2/16/2014

last visited: 8/8/2013

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Railway Disaster SitesLe désastre du Pont Noir-Beloeil-Québec, Canada

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Catastrophe au pont ferroviaire de Belœil!Disaster railway bridge Belœil!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member gemeloj

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 2/16/2014

last visited: 7/19/2014

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Railway Disaster SitesHelsinki Central Railway Station - Helsinki, Finland

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At least four serious train accidents occured here, one in 1926, another in 1944 and two others in 1990 & 2010.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Finland

date approved: 2/16/2014

last visited: 6/28/2014

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Infamous Crime ScenesFraunces Tavern - NYC, NY

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On January 24, 1975, four people were killed and 50 injured by a bomb at Fraunces Tavern.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 2/13/2014

last visited: 7/25/2013

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Infamous Crime ScenesArt Theft at the Kunsthistorisches Museum - Vienna, Austria

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The biggest art theft in Austrian History occurrred here in 2003.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 2/13/2014

last visited: 7/7/2014

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Infamous Crime ScenesThe Murder of Alfredo Diniz (Alex) - Bucelas, Lisboa, Portugal

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"Alfredo Dinis, often known by its nom de guerre, "Alex", was a notable Portuguese anti-fascist, member of the Portuguese Communist Party. "Alex" was murdered in 1945 by the PIDE (Policia Internacional de Defesa do Estado)."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RuiJSDuarte

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 2/13/2014

last visited: never

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Infamous Crime ScenesLima Bank Robbery - Lima, NY

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This famous whodoneit remains unsolved.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: New York

date approved: 2/4/2014

last visited: never

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Infamous Crime ScenesVan Gogh Museum - Amsterdam, Netherlands

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There were two big art thefts from this Museum in 1991 and 2002. The paintings stolen in 2002 have still not been recovered and the crime is on the FBI's Top Ten Art Crimes list.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Noord-Holland, Netherlands

date approved: 2/4/2014

last visited: 10/8/2011

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Famous FiresThe Great Fire - Skaneateles, NY

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Fire removed 13 building in a growing town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: New York

date approved: 1/28/2014

last visited: 1/28/2014

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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: 5/3/2014

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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: 7/20/2014

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