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Satellite Imagery OdditiesMt. Carmel Tunnel - Springdale, UT

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One of the most beautiful tunnels in all of America.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Utah

date approved: 5/27/2018

last visited: never

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SuperlativesLARGEST - Hydroelectric Dam in the U.S.

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The largest producer of hydroelectric power in the country, Grand Coulee Dam was the largest concrete structure in the world when built, containing 11,975,521 cubic yards of concrete. It remains the largest concrete structure in the country.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 5/27/2018

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOldest - Motel in Texas

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Rainbow Tourist Camp and Courts in Rockdale, TX claims to be the Oldest Motel in Texas on the sign at their entrance.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 5/26/2018

last visited: never

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SuperlativesEARLIEST foreign church in the city - St. Paul's Anglican Church - Athens - Greece

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St. Paul's Anglican Church is located at the junction of Philellinon Street with Amalias Avenue in downtown Athens

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CADS11

location: Greece

date approved: 5/25/2018

last visited: 5/25/2018

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SuperlativesOLDEST -- Two-Story Wood Frame Passenger-Freight Combination Railroad Depot of Record in Oregon

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This former railroad depot was relocated twice over the years until finally calling this site home to a commercial hotel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 5/24/2018

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBryce Canyon National Park - Bryce, UT

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Bryce National Park is about 2 miles off of Highway 12 and features some of the best scenery in the US.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Utah

date approved: 5/24/2018

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesNew Stone Hall - Franklin, NY

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The New Stone Hall was built in 1857. It was part of the Delaware Literature Institute.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 5/24/2018

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesDamaschke Field - Oneonta, NY

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This is the largest of several ball fields in Neahwa Park .

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 5/24/2018

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesThe Johnson Museum of Art - Cornell University - Ithaca, NY

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Built by the famous architect I. M. Pei & Partners in 1973.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 5/23/2018

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesWarren E. Eaton Motorless Flight Facility - Elmira, NY

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This structure has "Harris Hill 123.3" on the roof.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 5/23/2018

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesNational Soaring Museum

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"The National Soaring Museum preserves and presents the heritage of motorless flight, and promotes through education, a greater knowledge of soaring, aeronautics, and related physical sciences for everyone."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 5/23/2018

last visited: never

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Ginormous Everyday Objectstable bouteille - Buxerolles,France

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an advertising object on the roof. un objet publicitaire sur le toit

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sara et gege

location: Poitou-Charentes, France

date approved: 5/23/2018

last visited: never

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SuperlativesONLY Man Ever Legally Hanged in Hood County - Hood County, TX

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Nelson "Cooney" Mitchell, the namesake for Mitchell Bend and the Mitchell Bend Cemetery, is the only man ever legally hanged in Hood County, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 5/22/2018

last visited: never

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SuperlativesFIRST Documented Burial in Baker Cemetery - Parker County, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker at the Baker Baptist Church, 1912 Baker Cut Off Rd, Weatherford, TX, indicates that the first burial in the nearby Baker Cemetery was that of Elizabeth Baker, in 1854. Her son, Josiah, founded the Baker community.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 5/22/2018

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesCarousel, Eldridge Park, Elmira, NY

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The Carousel frame is from 1890s, but the original animals were sold and they were replaced by group starting restoration in 2002. It is one of 20 left in the US with a brass ring.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 5/21/2018

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST -- Church Building in Continuous Use in Poplar Bluff - Poplar Bluff, Missouri

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This marker, the reason for the waymark, is located in front of the Episcopal Church of the Holy Cross located at 420 N Main in Poplar Bluff.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: Missouri

date approved: 5/21/2018

last visited: never

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Ghosts and HauntingsMagnolia Manor - Bolivar, TN

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"There is a ghost of another female who wears a Victorian style dress that is quite beautiful. This ghost has been rumored to pull back the covers of the bedding of guests." ~ Haunted Places To Go

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Tennessee

date approved: 5/21/2018

last visited: never

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Ghosts and HauntingsOld Rio Blanco Courthouse - Meeker, CO

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Built in 1935 as a WPA project, this building is now the Meeker Municipal Court, City Hall and Human Service building. The building is reputed to be haunted.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 5/20/2018

last visited: never

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Readable From AboveLa Ferme des Délices - Marquise, France

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[EN] "LA FERME DES DELICES" inscribed on the roof of the sales department of this farm in Marquise in the north of France. [FR] "LA FERME DES DELICES" inscrit sur le toit du magasin de ventes de cette ferme à Marquise dans le nord de la France.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

date approved: 5/20/2018

last visited: 5/20/2018

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesElmira Correctional Facility - Elmira, NY

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Elmira Correctional Facility is also known as "the Hill".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 5/20/2018

last visited: never

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Readable From AboveWheatsheaf Inn - Thurcaston, Leicestershire

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'WHEATSHEAF INN' is written on the roof of The Wheatsheaf Inn, Leicester Road, Thurcaston.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/20/2018

last visited: never

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Ghosts and HauntingsMcNeal House – Bolivar, TN

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House built because the daughter died, and was buried in the cemetery next door..so mother could visit every day.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Tennessee

date approved: 5/20/2018

last visited: never

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Ghosts and HauntingsThe Wren's Nest - Bolivar, TN

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Built as a wedding gift for his daughter by John Bills.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Tennessee

date approved: 5/20/2018

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesPegasus - Flying Horse Walk - Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

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Pegasus, a flying horse sculpture above the entrance to Flying Horse Walk on Cheapside, a timeless boutique shopping destination and iconic walkway situated in the heart of Nottingham’s retail district.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/19/2018

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesEaster Island Head at TimeExpo Museum - Waterbury, CT

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The Easter Island Head at the former Timex Museum at 175 Union St, Waterbury, CT.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Connecticut

date approved: 5/19/2018

last visited: never

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