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Infamous Crime ScenesPoisoning of the Treaty Oak -- Austin TX

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A loner ex-convict poisoned Austin's landmark 600-year old Treaty Oak with a powerful herbicide in 1989, shocking this city and the world

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 3/3/2016

last visited: 3/7/2016

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Plane Crash SitesLos Angeles City Limits [Traînou]

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Le 7 janvier 1944, un bombardier B-24 D Liberator, le "Los Angeles City Limits" s'est écrasé à cet endroit. On 7th january 1944, a B-24 D Liberator bomber has crashed here, the "Los Angeles City Limits".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BCLV4

location: Centre, France

date approved: 2/29/2016

last visited: 4/13/2016

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Plane Crash SitesCrash du B-17, Cerny, Essonne, France

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"Le 3 septembre 1943, le S/Sgt Ennis Bankhead à donné sa vie pour la Liberté " /

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gâtinaise

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 2/25/2016

last visited: 2/25/2016

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Plane Crash SitesB-17 'She's My Gal II' aka 'Junior' - Oranje NL

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Memorial on crash site B-17 'She's My Gal II' aka 'Junior' located Oranjekanaal Zuidzijde near Oranje, The Netherlands.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dreamhummie

location: Drenthe, Netherlands

date approved: 2/22/2016

last visited: never

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Plane Crash SitesEl Torro Marine Base - Irvine, CA

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On April 25 1988 during an air show along the north/south runways, an F18 crashed while performing a loop in the air. Luckily, the pilot ejected before impact and survived. A video that was captured of the crash was featured on the Discovery Channel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 2/14/2016

last visited: never

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Infamous Crime ScenesTrain Robbery - September 10, 1904 — Mission, BC

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On September 10, 1904 the first train robbery in British Columbia with approximately $87,000 in valuables were stolen. Today this would be roughly $1,800,000. It has long been suspected that Billy Miner and his gang conducted the robbery.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 2/14/2016

last visited: never

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Infamous Crime ScenesMurder at Minster Square - Ulm, BW, Germany

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In 1990 the student Rafael Blumenstock was killed in the heart of the city, directly at the "Ulmer Münsterplatz" (Ulm Minster Square). The culprit is unknown till this day.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member [somnambulist]

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 2/14/2016

last visited: never

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ShipwrecksSS Paiaka. Wellington - New Zealand

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This Waymark is located at the remains of the iron hull of the small steamer SS Paiaka which was wrecked near to here in a severe storm in 1906.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member waiiti20

location: North Island, New Zealand

date approved: 12/28/2015

last visited: 12/26/2015

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Plane Crash SitesMiG-19S - Strelice, Czech Republic

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MiG-19S crash - Strelice

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Olii05

location: Jihomoravsky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 12/8/2015

last visited: never

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Infamous Crime Scenes2010 Jama Masjid attack - Old Delhi, India

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The 2010 Jama Masjid attack occurred on 19 September 2010 when two gunmen on a motorcycle fired at a tourist bus near Gate 3 of the Jama Masjid in Old Delhi, India and injured two Taiwanese tourists.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: India

date approved: 12/8/2015

last visited: never

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Railway Disaster SitesCoal Wagon Derailment - Cleckheaton, UK

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On 22nd June 1928 seven coal wagons being shunted broke their couplings and crashed off the side of this railway bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/7/2015

last visited: never

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Plane Crash SitesHalifax Bomber JB788 Crash Site - Drub, UK

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This memorial marking the crash site of a Halifax bomber was erected in 2013 as a memorial for its pilot whose bravery saved not only the village of Drub, but miraculously his own and his crew.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/2/2015

last visited: never

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Famous FiresImperial Foods Processing Plant Fire, September 3, 1991

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"The Hamlet chicken processing plant fire was an industrial fire in Hamlet, North Carolina, at the Imperial Foods processing plant on September 3, 1991, resulting from a failure in a hydraulic line."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 11/22/2015

last visited: 11/22/2015

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Railway Disaster SitesHamlet, NC Train Wreck, Jul 1906

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The following is from the book "Scalded to Death by the Steam" by Katie Letcher Lyle (1983 Algonquin Books)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 11/20/2015

last visited: 11/20/2015

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Famous FiresCrow's Nest Pass Coal Company Building - 1908 Fire

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This building, constructed in 1905, was one of the few buildings in Fernie to survive the great fire of 1908

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bon Echo

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 11/4/2015

last visited: never

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ShipwrecksS.S. City of Ainsworth - Gray Creek, BC

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Mounted on the north end of the Gray Creek Community Hall is a large plaque describing the demise of the sternwheeler S.S. City of Ainsworth, which foundered across the bay from the site of the plaque.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 11/2/2015

last visited: never

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Infamous Crime ScenesKillough Massacre -- Cherokee County TX

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The state historic marker for the Killough Massacre in an amazing cemetery off the back roads of Cherokee County TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/31/2015

last visited: 11/10/2015

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Railway Disaster SitesSanta Clara Train Crash - Santa Clara, CA

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A crash in Santa Clara.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 10/24/2015

last visited: never

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Infamous Crime ScenesMurder of Mason Co. Sheriff Thomas Milligan -- Mason TX

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A state historic marker tells the tale of one family, two sheriffs, and two infamous line-of-duty deaths. This marker is on the Fort McKavett Road, near the spot where Sheriff Allen Murray was murdered in 1929.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/21/2015

last visited: 7/25/2015

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ShipwrecksVonette - Bray-Dunes (F)

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The remains of the three-masted schooner Vonette on the beach near Bray-Dunes in northern France, just three kilometers from the Belgian border.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Axel-F

location: Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

date approved: 10/21/2015

last visited: 2/5/2016

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ShipwrecksH.M.S. Crested Eagle - Bray-Dunes (F)

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At low tide visible wreck of the Crested Eagle, left behind after Operarion Dynamo at the beginning of in WWII.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Axel-F

location: Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

date approved: 10/21/2015

last visited: 2/5/2016

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ShipwrecksDevonia - Bray-Dunes (F)

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At low tide visible wreck of Devonia, left behind after Operarion Dynamo at the beginning of in WWII.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Axel-F

location: Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

date approved: 10/21/2015

last visited: 2/5/2016

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Plane Crash SitesJessica Dubroff crash site - Cheyenne, Wyoming

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Jessica Dubroff, her father Lloyd Dubroff, and her flight instructor Joe Reid died in a crash at this location, shortly after takeoff, during Jessica's attempt to become the youngest person to fly across the United States.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Spooty

location: Wyoming

date approved: 10/19/2015

last visited: never

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Plane Crash SitesVickers Wellington Bomber X9905 - Corn Way, London, UK

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This blue plaque, erected by Waltham Forest Heritage, marks the location where Harrow Green School used to stand. It was destroyed in 1942 when a Wellington Bomber crashed into it killing all six onboard and five members of the ARP located here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/19/2015

last visited: never

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Famous FiresThe Big Texan Steak Ranch - Fire - Amarillo, Texas, USA.

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Bob Lee opened the Big Texan Steak Ranch in 1960. It stood along Route 66 in Amarillo. Prosperity turned briefly to despair in 1976 when a fire destroyed most of the restaurant. Now up from the ashes & located in Amarillo, Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Texas

date approved: 10/17/2015

last visited: 6/19/2009

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