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Satellite Imagery OdditiesLas Vegas Natural History Museum - Las Vegas, NV

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The Las Vegas Natural History Museum is located right along the strip, near downtown.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Nevada

date approved: 5/5/2016

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesNeon Boneyard - Las Vegas, NV

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Neon doesn't have any bones, can't be buried, and can't die. So, why have a sign about a neon boneyard in sin city?

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Nevada

date approved: 5/5/2016

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Operating Fire Station in Orange County, CA

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The City of Laguna Beach Fire Station One shares its building with the police department.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: California

date approved: 5/5/2016

last visited: never

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SuperlativesLARGEST -- Known Fragment to Have Created Meteor Crater - Winslow, AZ

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Located inside the visitor center / museum for Meteor Crater.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/5/2016

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesMarket Hall Museum - Market Place, Warwick, UK

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The Market Hall was constructed in the late 17th century to give market traders some protection from the elements. The Warwickshire Natural History and Archaeological Society was founded here in 1836 and the museum followed shortly after.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/5/2016

last visited: never

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Giants of CommerceFred Flintstone - Valle, AZ

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A giant Fred Flintstone is located at Valle Junction on the way to the South Rim of Grand Canyon National Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/5/2016

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBedrock City - Valle, AZ

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A popular and unusual stop on the way to the Grand Canyon's South Rim.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/4/2016

last visited: 3/20/2015

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesMartin TM-61 Matador - Valle, AZ

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This aircraft was the first surface to surface cruise missile built by the United States. There is one here on public display as you drive to the South Rim of the Grand Canyon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/4/2016

last visited: never

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SuperlativesLARGEST - Trebuchet - Warwick Castle, Warwick, UK

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Within the grounds of Warwick Castle is the world's largest trebuchet standing at 18 metres tall and weighing 22 tonnes. Built in 2005 it has been shot in excess of 6500 times.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/4/2016

last visited: never

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Human ErrorCedar Point Preserve Kiosk Sign - Jacksonville, FL

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A lovely photo of a gopher TORTOISE is on the Cedar Point Preserve Kiosk sign, but it's identified as a gopher TORTISE.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 5/4/2016

last visited: never

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Giants of CommerceGiant Chocolate Cone - Manteca, CA

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A building shaped like an ice cream cone in Manteca.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 5/4/2016

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesLord Leycester Hospital - High Street, Warwick, UK

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Lord Leycester Hospital is a group of timber-framed buildings on Warwick High Street dating mainly from the late 14th. The "hospital" has never been a hospital in the medical meaning but served as a charitable institution.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/4/2016

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesSt James Chapel - High Street, Warwick, UK

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St James Chapel stands above the west gate leading into Warwick. The original chapel was built in 1126 and was used by travellers arriving in and departing from the town. It was rebuilt in 1386 when a tower was added and the entrance gate extended.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/4/2016

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesWestenhanger Castle - Westenhanger, Kent, UK

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Westenhanger Castle is a fortified manor house close to Folkestone racecourse. The main building has benefitted from restoration but the surrounding walls are in a state of ruin.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/4/2016

last visited: never

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Elevated Everyday ObjectsBeer Barrel, Dove Street Brewery - Ipswich, Suffolk

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A suspended beer barrel outside the Dove Street Brewery, Dove Street, Ipswich.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/4/2016

last visited: never

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Weird Story LocationsThe ‘Orrible ‘Ead - Eagle Street - Ipswich, Suffolk

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A grotesque face above a door lintel in Eagle Street, Ipswich. A tale is told about its legendary origin.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/4/2016

last visited: never

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SuperlativesLongest-Lived Rift-Zone Eruption - Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, HI

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Pu'u 'O'o volcano has been erupting continuously since January 3, 1983, making it the longest-lived rift-zone eruption of the last two centuries.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: Hawaii

date approved: 5/4/2016

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesInyo County Courthouse - Independence, CA

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The courthouse in Inyo County and the county seat of Independence.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 5/3/2016

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesCaptain Matthew Webb Memorial - Marine Parade, Dover, UK

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Captain Matthew Webb was the first man to swim the English Channel, a feat he performed in August 1875. This bust of Matthew Webb, erected in 1910, is located on Marine Parade on the Dover sea front.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/3/2016

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesKaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park - Kona, HI

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This park also has a Hawaii Historical Marker at the front entrance.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Hawaii

date approved: 5/3/2016

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesGolf Ball House - Yucca, AZ

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Along Interstate 40 between Needles and Kingman is a giant golf ball in the middle of the desert.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/3/2016

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesBritannia - Melbourne, Victoria

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A symbolic representation of Britannia,

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg

location: Victoria, Australia

date approved: 5/3/2016

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesAngel - Buenos Aires, Argentina

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This sculpture is located in the median of Avenida 9 de Julio in Buenos Aires.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Argentina

date approved: 5/3/2016

last visited: 3/18/2016

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Urban Legends and SuperstitionsHalema'uma'u Crater - Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, HI

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View of Halema'uma'u crater venting sulfur dioxide, from Volcano House, Big Island, Hawaii. Halema'uma'u crater is said to be home to Pele, goddess of fire and volcanoes, according to the traditions of Hawaiian mythology.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: Hawaii

date approved: 5/3/2016

last visited: never

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Urban Legends and SuperstitionsDe Lebbestoak - Peest (NL)

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Border indicating pole, with a story behind its erection.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Axel-F

location: Drenthe, Netherlands

date approved: 5/3/2016

last visited: 4/23/2016

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