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Infamous Crime ScenesBilbomben i Randers, The car bomb in Randers - Denmark

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Her ved Wilhelm Thomsens plads i Randers eksploderede en bilbombe juleaften 2011. At this location a car bomb exploded at Christmas Eve 2011.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kallehaugerne

location: Denmark

date approved: 2/28/2013

last visited: 8/28/2014

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Famous FiresCity Hall Leiden

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The fire at 12-02-1929 in Leiden is one of the greatest in the 20th century. It looked very spectacular, because it broke out during a period of severe frost. At the same day there was the ‘Elfstedentocht’. The extinguishing water froze directly on the windows of the building. Besides the façade nothing remained of the medieval building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member naj16

location: Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

date approved: 2/25/2013

last visited: 11/16/2014

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Famous FiresTower of London Fire - October 31, 1841 - London, United Kingdom

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This sign marks the fire that occurred in the Grand Storehouse at the Tower of London on 31 October, 1841 in London, United Kingdom.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wildwoodke

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/21/2013

last visited: 3/1/1996

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Famous FiresForks Fire of 1951

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This sign about the Forks Fire is located next to the Rayonier Shay Locomotive on the east side of Tillicum Lane at Tillicum Park in Forks, Washington.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member brwhiz

location: Washington

date approved: 2/19/2013

last visited: 6/16/2013

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Infamous Crime ScenesThe Spitting Stone

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Don´t be surprised if you see people spitting at the Domshof square in Bremen, there is a perfectly good explanation for it!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hstidsen

location: Bremen, Germany

date approved: 2/10/2013

last visited: 12/4/2014

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Famous Fires"I Do" Fire

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This BLM marker commemorating the largest (at that time) wildfire in Colorado history, is located on the south side of US Highway 40 just west of County Road 143 about 5.5 miles west of Maybell, Colorado.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member brwhiz

location: Colorado

date approved: 2/6/2013

last visited: never

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Plane Crash SitesMt Remarkable Crash

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A crashed plane on the Mt Remarkable Summit Hike

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member R0gue

location: South Australia, Australia

date approved: 2/4/2013

last visited: 10/6/2013

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Plane Crash SitesAbsturz

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Mahnmal zum gedenken der Opfer des tragischen Fluzeugunglücks am 20. Mai 1944

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 00M

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 2/2/2013

last visited: 2/19/2013

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Infamous Crime ScenesMurder of Constable Prescott - Medford, Oregon

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The historic Root-Banks home, site of the murder of a Medford police officer

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ddtfamily

location: Oregon

date approved: 1/12/2013

last visited: never

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Infamous Crime Scenes1974 Prison Siege -- Walls Unit, Hunstville TX

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From 24 Jul-03 Aug 1974, 3 TX inmates held 15 hostages at the Walls Unit in one of the longest prison sieges in US history. Two hostages were murdered by their captors, 1 captor was killed by guards & 1 captor killed himself before it was all over.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/9/2013

last visited: 5/7/2005

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Plane Crash SitesGrumman F9F Panther Navy Jet Crashes in Atlantic Ocean in 1956

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Pilot was on a Tracking Operation with a Navy Baltimore-Class Heavy Cruiser, the USS Macon (CA-132).

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member D&D23336

location: Virginia

date approved: 1/6/2013

last visited: 9/23/2014

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Infamous Crime ScenesThe Santa Claus Bank Robbery - Cisco, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker marks the site of the old First National Bank (now vacant), which "Santa Claus" attempted to rob on 12/23/1927. The debacle would have been funny had people not gotten killed.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 1/1/2013

last visited: 1/28/2009

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Infamous Crime ScenesJake Hamon Shooting - Ardmore, OK

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An Ardmore Main Street Authority marker at 209 W Main St, commemorates the history of the now-gone Randol Hotel, where oilman Jake L. Hamon was shot in 1920 before he could become President Harding's Secretary of the Interior.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 1/1/2013

last visited: never

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Railway Disaster Sites1956 Train collision, Bielefeld, Germany

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On May 28, 1956, a class 92 shunter flank tripped a 4-unit class VT33 railcar on a bridge spanning a street at Bielefeld main station. Two of the railcar units were thrown to their sides and 72 passengers were injured, but luckily all survived.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kittyposse

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 12/23/2012

last visited: 10/4/2014

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Infamous Crime ScenesShooting of Officer J.D. Tippit - Dallas, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker at N Patton and E 10th Streets in Dallas, TX commemorates where Lee Harvey Oswald shot and killed Dallas Police Officer J.D. Tippit on 11/22/1963, while fleeing the scene of his earlier crime in Dealey Plaza.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 12/22/2012

last visited: 10/12/2014

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Infamous Crime ScenesAlferd Packer Massacre - Lake City, CO

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Colorado's legendary massacre site lies just outside the present day town of Lake City where mountain guide Alferd Packer was accused and tried for the murder and cannibalism of his fellow travelers.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member IJAdventures

location: Colorado

date approved: 12/22/2012

last visited: 8/17/2014

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Infamous Crime ScenesRobbery of the National Bank - Oslo, Norway

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The famous Norwegian criminal Ole Hoiland robbed the National Bank on New Years Eve in 1835.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Oslo, Norway

date approved: 12/15/2012

last visited: 6/11/2013

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Plane Crash SitesNavy F4U4 Corsair Crashes Near Chincoteague Island, VA in 1954

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A High-Altitude Navy Test Firing Mission Ends in Tragedy on a Beautiful Summer Morning in 1954.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member D&D23336

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/13/2012

last visited: never

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Plane Crash SitesNavy Bomber Crash Near Atlantic, VA in 1957 Killed 11 Crewmen

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A Navy P2V-6M Neptune Crash in April 1957 Killed Eleven Crewmen.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member D&D23336

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/12/2012

last visited: never

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Plane Crash Sites1955 Mid-Air Collision of Two US Air Force Jets

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July 1955 Mid-Air Jet Collision Over The Onley, Onancock, Tasley and Parksley, VA Area.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member D&D23336

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/12/2012

last visited: never

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Famous FiresVeletrzni Palace, Prague, Czech Republic

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The Veletrzni Palace was severely damaged by a fire on the 14th August 1974

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61

location: Hlavni mesto Praha, Czech Republic

date approved: 12/3/2012

last visited: 11/15/2014

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Famous FiresGreat Hinckley Fire - Hinckley, Minnesota

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This plaque describes the 1894 Hinckley, Minnesota fire that killed 248 of the towns residents.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougandSandra

location: Minnesota

date approved: 12/2/2012

last visited: never

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Infamous Crime ScenesSissi's assassination

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On this location, a tragic event took place on the 10th of September 1898. There is a plaque to mark the event.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ava Dahmer

location: Suisse romande (GE/VD/FR), Switzerland

date approved: 12/1/2012

last visited: 6/11/2013

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Famous FiresPožár Národního divadla / National Thethre Fire, Praha, Czech republic

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The National Theatre fire August 12, 1881.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Noe1

location: Hlavni mesto Praha, Czech Republic

date approved: 11/29/2012

last visited: 11/7/2014

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ShipwrecksThe Mary Rose Relics - Southsea Castle, Clarence Esplanade, Southsea, Portsmouth, Hampshire, UK

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An exhibit within Southsea Castle displays relics from The Mary Rose shipwreck. It was here, in the castle, that Henry VIII was when the sinking of The Mary Rose occurred.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: Southern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/25/2012

last visited: never

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