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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: 3/30/2014

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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: 7/2/2014

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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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Plane Crash SitesJAS 39 Gripen crash - Angelic Guard - Änglavakt, Stockholm

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A JAS 39 Gripen crashed at this location during an air show on August 8, 1993.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Stockholm, Sweden

date approved: 11/23/2012

last visited: never

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Infamous Crime ScenesShafia Family Murders - Kingston, Ontario

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The Shafia Family murders took place on June 30, 2009 in front of the northernmost Kingston Mills lock (lock #46) of the Rideau Canal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mTn_biKer65

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 11/20/2012

last visited: 10/22/2013

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ShipwrecksGabonese Fishing Ship - Praia do Governador, Sao Tome and Principe

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A fishing ship who ran ashore in the beach Praia do Governador

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Sao Tome and Principe

date approved: 11/18/2012

last visited: never

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ShipwrecksSteamer "SS America" -- Isle Royale Natl Park, MI

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The wreck of the SS America is a popular sight off of Isle Royale National Park in Lake Superior.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Michigan

date approved: 11/14/2012

last visited: 7/28/2012

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Famous FiresThe Great Fire of 1875

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This Historic Marker, giving the history of the fire that destroyed most of Virginia City, is located on A Street very near the source of that great conflagration.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Nevada

date approved: 11/4/2012

last visited: 6/23/2012

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Famous FiresThe Great Fire of 1875

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The fire of 1875 destroyed much of Virginia City, Nevada. This is one of two markers about the fire with different wording.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Nevada

date approved: 11/2/2012

last visited: 6/23/2012

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Famous FiresThe Fire of 1901

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The Fire of 1901 destroyed most of downtown Williams, Arizona in July of 1901.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Arizona

date approved: 10/22/2012

last visited: 4/18/2014

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Famous FiresApollo 1 Command Module Flash Fire - Cape Canaveral Air Force Station

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On January 27, 1967 at 5:31 p.m. CST (6:31 local time) during a routine simulated launch test conducted here at Launch Complex 34 the crew of Apollo 1 (AS-204) perished in their command module in an oxygen fire.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PersonsMD

location: Florida

date approved: 10/21/2012

last visited: 1/6/2012

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Plane Crash SitesWWII Crash location No. 15 - Egede NL

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World War II Crash Location No. 15, Hancateweg Oost, Egede, The Netherlands.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dreamhummie

location: Overijssel, Netherlands

date approved: 10/21/2012

last visited: 12/7/2013

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Infamous Crime ScenesMurder at the D.C. Stephenson House, Indianapolis, Indiana

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In 1925 the Grand Dragon of the Ku Klux Klan brought Madge Oberholtzer to this house, where he began a crime spree that involved kidnapping, rape and murder. His conviction brought down an Indiana governor.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dnrseekers

location: Indiana

date approved: 10/21/2012

last visited: 10/13/2012

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Famous FiresThe Fire of 1900

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The Fire of 1900 destroyed most of downtown Prescott, Arizona in July of 1900.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Arizona

date approved: 10/19/2012

last visited: 7/14/2014

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ShipwrecksHMS Somerset, Sign at Provincelands Cape Cod Seashore Visitor Center - Provincetown, MA

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The remains of the HMS Somerset, a British Sailing Navy Ship during the Seven Years and American Revolutionary Wars that ran aground in 1778, are buried in a beach east of this location, but there is a sign here and relics at the Pilgrim Monument.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 10/17/2012

last visited: 9/6/2012

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Plane Crash SitesSnowy Range/Medicine Bow - United Airlines 409

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Historical marker commemorating the crash of United Airlines Flight 409.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Eagle1977

location: Wyoming

date approved: 10/9/2012

last visited: 9/9/2013

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Plane Crash SitesEastern Airlines Flight 605 - Port Deposit, MD

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A landscaped granite monument marks the area where Eastern Airlines flight 605 crashed on May 30, 1947.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Maryland

date approved: 10/3/2012

last visited: 1/3/2014

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Infamous Crime ScenesBomb attack in Lisbon - Portugal

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A bomb attack against the owner of a strip club.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RuiJSDuarte

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 10/2/2012

last visited: never

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Famous FiresIgreja de São Domingos - Lisboa, Portugal

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The church of São Domingos was severely damaged by a fire on the 13th August 1959

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 9/25/2012

last visited: never

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Famous FiresIncêndio do Chiado - Lisboa, Portugal

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Arguably the most tragic city fire in the History of Portugal

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 9/25/2012

last visited: 2/18/2014

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Infamous Crime ScenesAssassination of Olof Palme - Stockholm, Sweden

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Here was murdered the prime-minister of Sweeden, Olof Palme, in 1986.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Stockholm, Sweden

date approved: 9/11/2012

last visited: 12/8/2013

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Railway Disaster SitesSchiedam - The Netherlands

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The Schiedam train disaster took place in the Netherlands on 4 May 1976 near the station Schiedam Rotterdam-West

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member superstein

location: Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

date approved: 9/4/2012

last visited: 9/11/2012

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