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SuperlativesTALLEST - Hedge in The World.

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Meikleour Beech Hedge in Perthshire, Scotland, at an average height of 100 feet, is the tallest hedge on the planet.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member creg-ny-baa

location: Northern Scotland, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/17/2017

last visited: never

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Elevated Everyday ObjectsHolsteins - Bernalillo, New Mexico

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... and the cow jumped over the moon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: New Mexico

date approved: 8/17/2017

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesSphinxes -- Hinds Co. Courthouse, Jackson MS

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The Hinds Co. Courthouse in downtown Jackson MS is guarded by sphinxes on either side of the central figure of Moses

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Mississippi

date approved: 8/16/2017

last visited: 7/24/2017

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesSeward House - Auburn, NY

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William H. Seward, who was Secretary of State under Presidents Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson, lived in this house for 48 years. It is now a museum located at 33 South St., Auburn, NY.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: New York

date approved: 8/15/2017

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesCoeur D'Alene Tribe Memorial - Plummer, ID.

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A memorial to the veterans of the Coeur D'Alene Tribe in Plummer.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: Idaho

date approved: 8/15/2017

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesNymph Salmacis - Monacoville, Monaco

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La Nymph Salmacis, a copy of the sculpture by F.J. Bosio sits in the center of the Nymph Salmacis Fountain located in front of the Ministry of State building in Monacoville, Monaco.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Monaco

date approved: 8/15/2017

last visited: never

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SuperlativesONLY - Remaining Round Brick Barn in Montana

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About 1½ miles north of Red Lodge on Highway 212, this is, indeed, a round building, though now it is not really a barn, but a church hall.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 8/15/2017

last visited: never

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SuperlativesMINDSTE -- museum i Danmark

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Danmarks mindste museum i et gammelt transformatortårn. Denmark's smallest museum in an old transformer sub-station tower.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kallehaugerne

location: Denmark

date approved: 8/15/2017

last visited: never

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SuperlativesHÖCHSTE Erhebung Bonns - Paffelberg, Bonn, NRW, Germany

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With a height of 194. 8 m the Paffelsberg is the highest elevation of Bonn.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member argus1972

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 8/15/2017

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Catholic Church in Wadena County, Minnesota.

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Mother of Sorrow - Catholic Church, the oldest Church in Wadena county. The Church built in 1885 Located in the City of Aldrich, Minnesota. This is the 1st of 100 of the cities described in the book LITTLE MINNESOTA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Minnesota

date approved: 8/14/2017

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesErie Canal Museum - Syracuse, NY

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The last Weighlock Building in the world has been converted into the Erie Canal Museum at 139 Erie Blvd. East in Syracuse, NY.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: New York

date approved: 8/14/2017

last visited: never

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Human ErrorLeaning Bell Tower of Burano - Burano, Italy

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The leaning bell tower of Burano, also known as Il Campanile Storto, is part of the Church of San Martino.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: Veneto, Italy

date approved: 8/14/2017

last visited: never

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Weird Story LocationsTeufelsloch - Altenahr - RLP / Germany

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Story about the appearance of the devils hole in altenahr.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Iris & Harry

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 8/13/2017

last visited: never

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SuperlativesONLY - remaining operational Steam Driven Potters' Mill in the world - Etruria, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

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The only remaining operational Steam Driven Potters' Mill is located at the Etruria Industrial Museum and Heritage Centre on Lower Bedford Street, Etruria at the junction of the Trent & Mersey and Caldon Canals.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poole/Freeman

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/13/2017

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesHaus der Geschichte der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn, NRW, Germany

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The "Haus der Geschichte der Bundesrepublik Deutschland" is a museum of German contemporary history since 1945.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member argus1972

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 8/13/2017

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesRuins of Heisterbach Abbey - Königswinter, NRW, Germany

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Protected ruin of a cistercian monastery in the Siebengebirge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member argus1972

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 8/13/2017

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesLöwenburg - Bad Honnef, NRW, Germany

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Ruine Löwenburg im Siebengebirge

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member argus1972

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 8/13/2017

last visited: never

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Weird Story LocationsDie Pforte des Mönchs von Heisterbach - Kloster Heisterbach, Königswinter, NRW, Germany

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The small gate in the rear abbey wall refers to the medieval legend "The monk of Heisterbach".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member argus1972

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 8/12/2017

last visited: never

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SuperlativesHIGHEST - Lock on the Trent and Mersey Canal - Etruria Junction, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, UK.

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Stoke Top Lock 40 also known as Summit Lock is located on the Trent and Mersey Canal at Etruria Junction.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poole/Freeman

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/12/2017

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesKivas at Bandelier National Monument - Sandoval County, New Mexico

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Kivas are ancient underground circular structures that were the centre of religious, education and decision-making activity in Pueblo culture. They have been excavated and preserved and are a highlight of Bandelier National Monument.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: New Mexico

date approved: 8/11/2017

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesEcho - SAM Olympic Sculpture Park - Seattle, WA

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This sculpture based on Greek mythology is located in the Seattle Museum of Art's Olympic Sculpture Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: Washington

date approved: 8/11/2017

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST -- Use of Open Steel-Mesh Grating in the United States

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The new technology of the use of open steel-mesh grating on the University Bridge in 1933 was the first of its kind in the United States (because of all the rain Seattle gets, of course!) alleviating slippery road conditions over the bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: Washington

date approved: 8/11/2017

last visited: never

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Man-made Devilish LocationsTeufelsbrücke - Saalfeld-Reschwitz/ Thüringen/ Deutschland

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Here you can find the "Teufelsbrücke" at Gissratal bei Saalfeld-Reschwitz.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bianka11

location: Thüringen, Germany

date approved: 8/10/2017

last visited: never

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Man-made Devilish LocationsMegalithgrab Teufelssteine - Osnabrück, NDS, Germany

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[de] Teufelssteine - ein Megalithgrab. [en] Devil's Stones - A megalithic monument

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bush-Rescue

location: Niedersachsen, Germany

date approved: 8/10/2017

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesDie kleine Meerjungfrau - Hamburg, Deutschland

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Die kleine Meerjungfrau im Hans-Christian-Andersen-Park in Hamburg Osdorf

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Windschattenwanderer

location: Hamburg, Germany

date approved: 8/10/2017

last visited: 8/2/2017

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