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SuperlativesLAST - Hangar used in WW1

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Hangar 9, Brooks AFB, is the last U.S. Air Force hangar used during World War 1 and is the oldest U.S. Air Force aircraft storage and repair facility.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WayBetterFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 10/25/2014

last visited: never

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Human ErrorLucien Carrr - Mazatlan, Mexico

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Curiously, someone caught one of the errors on this plaque after it had been engraved.... but another error went uncorrected.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Sinaloa, Mexico

date approved: 10/24/2014

last visited: 10/10/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesSandia Peak - Albaquerque, New Mexico, USA.

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The Sandia Peak Tramway is the longest aerial tramway in the World, & is featured on Virtual Globetrotting. The Tram travels nearly 3 miles, rising to over 10,000 feet, across deep canyons, up the side of Sandia Mountains, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Texas

date approved: 10/24/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesLego Ness Monster - Downtown Disney - Lake Buena Vista, Florida.

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Headlines 'LEGO NESS MONSTER FOUND' using satellite technology. Nessi was sighted in the lake near the Lego store in Downtown Disney. A satellite spokesman said, perhaps it should be Waymarked for others to see. Located in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 10/24/2014

last visited: 7/23/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesVeltins-Arena, Gelsenkirchen, Germany

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This is the football-stadium of FC Schalke o4 (die Perle im Revier).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member g300td

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 10/23/2014

last visited: never

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SuperlativesTALLEST Building in Waco, TX

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It is 22 stories tall and when completed it was the TALLEST building in the Texas. For many years it held the title of the TALLEST building south of the Mason-Dixon line and the TALLEST building west of the Mississippi.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 10/23/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesMama & Baby Whale - Sea World - Florida, USA.

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Mother & Baby Whale also a Landlocked Lighthouse miles from the Coast. Truly unique satellite oddities, featured on Virtual Globetrotting. Located in Sea World, Florida, USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Texas

date approved: 10/22/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesWorlds Largest Omega Sign - I-Drive, Orlando, Florida, USA.

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A boring building from the ground, but more interesting from the satellite view, is it a giant Omega sign, toilet seat, or horseshoe. Located on I-Drive, Orlando, Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 10/22/2014

last visited: never

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Kilroy Was HereKilroy was on the world's longest trail near Canada's Smallest City

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We can even state with relative certainty that he was there sometime between the summer of 2013 and October 20th, 2014...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 10/22/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesGoseck Circle, Goseck, Germany

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The oldest known Solar observatory in the world

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member g300td

location: Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany

date approved: 10/22/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesField of Peace - Hwy 66, Conway, Texas, USA.

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Alongside Route 66, on the open plain is a 'Field of Peace' featuring Peace Symbols & Text. Located near the Ghost Town of Conway, Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Texas

date approved: 10/22/2014

last visited: never

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SuperlativesONLY- town in the world named St. Patrick - St. Patrick, MO

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Only town in the world named for the Irish patron saint

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 10/22/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBig Texan Steak Ranch - Amarillo, Texas, USA.

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A goldmine of satellite oddities The Big Texan Steak Ranch, a roadside attraction, is featured on Virtual Globetrotting. Located East of Amarillo, Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Texas

date approved: 10/21/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesGiant Water Towers - Old Air Force Base - Amarillo, Texas, USA.

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Remains of Amarillo Air Force Base - The base once boasted eight of these unique giant water towers. Only two remain today. Worth viewing on Bing & Google to see the differences.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Texas

date approved: 10/21/2014

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesFishy Mermaid - Mazatlan, Mexico

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This sculpture is located in Mazatlan's historic center.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Sinaloa, Mexico

date approved: 10/21/2014

last visited: 10/10/2014

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SimulacraQueen Victoria - Boscastle, Cornwall

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A rock formation resembling the silhouette of Queen Victoria - complete with crown near the harbour entrance at Penally Point, Boscastle

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/20/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesSlug Bug Ranch - Conway, Texas, USA.

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Six Volkswagen Beetles half-buried nose-first in the ground, at the Bug Ranch, a spoof of the more famous Cadillac Ranch. The Slug Bugs are located East of Amarillo Texas on the South side of the Interstate-40 & Route 66.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Texas

date approved: 10/19/2014

last visited: never

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Urban Legends and SuperstitionsMoongate Legend - Royal Naval Dockyard, Sandys Parish, Bermuda

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This Moongate is conveniently located between the cruise ship docks and the Royal Naval Dockyard buildings. Kiss and/or make a wish.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Bermuda

date approved: 10/19/2014

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Wood Frame Church in Anaconda

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This little wood frame church was originally built by Swedish Lutheran Dissenters in 1899.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 10/19/2014

last visited: never

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Themed Homemade MailboxesAirmail Letter

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A unique mailbox located on Boul. des Milles Iles

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member alynx

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 10/18/2014

last visited: never

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Man-made Devilish LocationsThe Hell (Peklo) - Strahov Monastery, Praha 6, CZ

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Restaurant Hell in the Premonstratensian monastery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Noe1

location: Hlavni mesto Praha, Czech Republic

date approved: 10/17/2014

last visited: never

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Ghosts and HauntingsKennington Underground Station - Park Road, London, UK

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Kennington is a tube station on the London Underground system. It can act as a terminus for trains and they are turned around by proceeding through the Kennington Loop.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/17/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesAmerica's Largest Cross - Satellite Oddity - Groom, Texas. USA.

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This huge cross beside the Interstate & Route 66 can be seen for 20 miles with the naked eye. Or you can get a really cool view on Google Earth. Featured on Google Sightseeing.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Texas

date approved: 10/17/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBournmouth Pier - Satellite Oddity - Dorset, Great Britain.

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The famous Bournemouth Pier, located at the heart of the town's Seafront. Featured on satellite-sightseer.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/17/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesThe Shard - Satellite Oddity - London, Great Britain.

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The Shard - Europe's tallest building, a Vertical City, opened February 2013. As featured in Google sightseeing. The Shard is located in London, UK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/16/2014

last visited: 10/18/2014

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