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Satellite Imagery OdditiesCamden Lock (Hampstead Road Lock 1) - Regent's Canal, London, UK

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Camden Lock, or Camden Town Locks or Hampstead Road Lock 1 as they are also known as, is on the Regent's Canal in Camden Town. The twin locks are immediately to the south of the famous Camden Town Market.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/4/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesLagharne Castle - Satellite Oddity - Carmarthenshire, Wales

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If you think of Laugharne, you probably think Dylan Thomas, but also think Laugharne Castle. Featured on Virtual Globetrotting The history of this magnificent medieval Castle, stretches back nearly 900 years. Located in Laugharne, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/3/2015

last visited: never

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Elevated Everyday ObjectsElevated UHaul Trailer - Bakersfield, CA

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An elevated UHaul trailer in Bakersfield.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 9/3/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesLARGEST - Ship in a Bottle - National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, UK

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Nelson's Ship in a Bottle, by Yinka Shonibare, is located outside the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich next to Greenwich Park. The ship is a 1:30 scale replica of HMS "Victory" and is believed to be the largest ship in a bottle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/3/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesLARGEST - Single-Chamber Foil Cushion in the World - Aarau, AG, Switzerland

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The main bus station on the square in front of the railway station has been rebuilt in 2013. It features the world's largest single-chamber foil cushion as roof.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Nordwestschweiz (AG/BL/BS), Switzerland

date approved: 9/3/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesSt Donats Castle - Satellite Oddity - Vale of Glamorgan, Wales.

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St Donat's Castle is a medieval castle in the Vale of Glamorgan, featured on Virtual globetrotting. William Randolph Hearst bought this Castle in 1925. Overlooking the Bristol Channel in the village of St Donat's near Llantwit Major, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/2/2015

last visited: never

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Giants of CommerceGiant Mosquito - Komarno, Manitoba

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They claim it is the Largest Mosquito in the World, in the middle of the Mosquito Capital of the World.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ShopCrazy

location: Manitoba, Canada

date approved: 9/1/2015

last visited: 7/4/2015

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Highway Giants -  Muffler MenRacer Muffler Man - Carson, CA

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A muffler man along the highway in Carson, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 8/31/2015

last visited: never

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Highway Giants -  Muffler MenUniroyal Gal - Pearsonville, CA

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A Uniroyal girl in Pearsonville, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 8/31/2015

last visited: never

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Weird Story LocationsPiasa Bird at Piasa Park - Alton IL

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Located on the bluffs of the Mississippi River just outside Alton is a large dragon like bird that used to capture a Indian tribe member daily.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/31/2015

last visited: 9/3/2015

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Ginormous Everyday ObjectsBig Brutus Electric Cole Shovel - West Mineral, KS USA

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The second largest electric coal shovel in the world, located near West Mineral, Kansas

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member MountainWoods

location: Kansas

date approved: 8/31/2015

last visited: 8/29/2015

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesCrane Bridge - Satellite Oddity - Newport, Wales.

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The 'Newport City Footbridge' is a landmark pedestrian suspension bridge, with a massive unique side support, crane like structure featured on Virtual Globetrotting. The bridge crosses over the River Usk in the city of Newport, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/31/2015

last visited: 8/31/2015

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesThe Steel Wave - Newport, Gwent, Wales

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The Steel Wave a 40 feet high & 100 feet long sculpture, is featured on Virtual Globetrotting. Located alongside the River Usk in Newport, Gwent, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/31/2015

last visited: 8/31/2015

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Church in Windsor, NS

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Built in the years 1882 to 1884, it opened for services in March of that year. Later, Christ Church was the only church to survive the great fire of 1897 which burned a large part of the town. By default, it became the oldest church in Windsor.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 8/31/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Women's Post Secondary Education Facility in Canada

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This building opened in 1878 as a ladies' residence known as the Acadia Ladies’ Seminary. It was later amalgamated into Acadia University in Wolfville, NS.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 8/31/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Courthouse Still In Use In Canada - Annapolis Royal, NS

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In many towns an 1837 courthouse would be prized for its exceptional age. In a town as old as Annapolis Royal, however, with many eighteenth century buildings still standing, their 1837 courthouse is considered a relative late comer.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 8/31/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Wooden Building in Nova Scotia - Annapolis Royal, NS

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Dated as having been built in 1708, this is the oldest documented wooden building in Nova Scotia and is the oldest known remaining Acadian structure in Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 8/31/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Baptist Church in Nova Scotia - Upper Clements, NS

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Built circa 1810, this rather common appearing church is the oldest Baptist Church in Nova Scotia and possibly the oldest in Canada. It came to be as a result of the "New Light Movement" and the New Light revival of 1810.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 8/31/2015

last visited: never

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Highway Giants -  Muffler MenIndian Chief - Waxahachie, TX

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Muffler Man as High School Mascot.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 8/30/2015

last visited: never

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Ghosts and HauntingsLegend of the Piasa Bird - Alton IL

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On the bluffs of the Mississippi just outside of Alton IL is a mural depicting the Piasa Bird that carried away a member of the tribe that lived here.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/30/2015

last visited: 9/3/2015

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Epic Beings and CreaturesPerseus - New York City, NY

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This sculpture is located at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 8/29/2015

last visited: 7/24/2013

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Epic Beings and CreaturesNeptune in Holiday Trav-L-Park Campground, Virginia Beach, Virginia

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A beautiful statue of Neptune, it might have been a prelude to the one on the beach on 31rst street. It is located inside the campground just past the office.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LeGrandChrist

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/29/2015

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesNymph and Satyr - Washington, D.C.

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This sculpture is located in the National Gallery of Art's East Building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 8/29/2015

last visited: 8/27/2014

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Epic Beings and CreaturesGriffin - Anaheim,CA

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A griffin by the fastpasses to the Haunted Mansion at Disneyland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 8/29/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesPima Air & Space Museum - Tucson, AZ

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The Pima Air & Space Museum has a large assortment of aircraft staic displays easily visible on any satellite view software.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: Arizona

date approved: 8/29/2015

last visited: never

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