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SuperlativesOLDEST -- Church in Richmond - Richmond, VA

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"Give me Liberty or give me Death!" - Patrick Henry said these words here in this church on March 23, 1775.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/18/2014

last visited: never

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SuperlativesTALLEST -- Building in Richmond - Richmond, VA

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The James Monroe Building was the tallest building in Virginia up until 2007.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/18/2014

last visited: never

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SuperlativesHIGHEST -- Fun ride in Austria

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With a height of 117 meters the "Prater Turm" is the highest fun ride in Austria.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 7/18/2014

last visited: never

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Devilish LocationsThe Devil's Hole - Devil's Hole, Jersey, Channel Islands

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The Devil’s Hole is a natural crater in the solid cliff measuring about 100ft across and plunging 200ft down. It is on the north coast of the island of Jersey.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Jersey

date approved: 7/17/2014

last visited: never

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Devilish LocationsDevil's Rock - Lake Timiskaming, Ontario

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Devil's Rock is a 300' high escarpment of which 150' is above the surface of Lake Temiskaming. The rock offers 180 degree panoramic view of the lake, its islands, and Quebec on the east shore. Trailhead on Highway 567 at ~N47 24.100 W79 36.018.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 7/16/2014

last visited: never

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SuperlativesONLY - Parker/Pratt Deck Truss Bridge in Montana - Thompson Falls, MT

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1911 was this bridge's birth year and 2010, 99 years later, was the year of its rebirth. According to Morrison-Maierle, Inc., Engineers for the rehabilitation, this is the last Parker-Pratt Deck Truss bridge remaining in Montana.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 7/16/2014

last visited: never

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SuperlativesLONGEST - HIGHEST Bridge in Montana, Eureka, MT

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Montana's highest, longest and, in 1972, at least, Most Beautiful Long Span Bridge, sees little traffic as it serves only a small Amish community and a mountain road to Yaak, MT.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 7/16/2014

last visited: never

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Ghosts and HauntingsNine Men's Misery - Monastery Grounds- Cumberland, RI

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Hot spot number 1 on the former grounds of a monastery is at a monument in the woods to the north where people hear screams, hear voices, or see a girl in white or a phantom horse running in the swamp.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 7/16/2014

last visited: never

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Ghosts and HauntingsCumberland Public Library/Former Monastery - Monastery Grounds - Cumberland, RI

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Hot Spot number 2 is the Cumberland Public Library, which is said to be haunted by a monk who opens and moves books apparently to keep the library tidy.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 7/16/2014

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Fish Hatchery in Montana - Anaconda, MT

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Montana's first and oldest state run fish hatchery was built in Washoe Park in 1907 and continues in operation to this day.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 7/15/2014

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Park in Anaconda, MT

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Washoe Park, Anaconda's oldest park, is on the north side of the city, on West Pennsylvania Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 7/15/2014

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesGuardians at Yeonsu Temple - Sangju, Korea

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These two statues represent guardian spirits placed at the entrance to Yeonsu Temple north of the city of Sangju, Korea.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Gyeongsang buk do, Korea

date approved: 7/14/2014

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesDanubius Mermen - Vienna, Austria

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Three mermen support the main characters of this fountain.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 7/14/2014

last visited: never

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Ginormous Everyday ObjectsGiant Arrow - Esslingen, Germany, BW

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At the small zoo called 'Nymphaea' in Esslingen, Germany, Baden-Württemberg exists a giant arrow.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tante.Hossi

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 7/13/2014

last visited: never

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Ginormous Everyday ObjectsWatering Can - Loulé, Faro, Portugal

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A giant "regador" in the Algarve region.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RuiJSDuarte

location: Faro, Portugal

date approved: 7/13/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesSkywalk - Satellite Oddity - Grand Canyon West , Arizona, USA.

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The Grand Canyon Skywalk - A World famous tourist attraction in Arizona. A glass-bottom "U" shaped bridge that overlooks the Colorado River and the Grand Canyon's Western Rim.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Arizona

date approved: 7/12/2014

last visited: never

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Ghosts and HauntingsPalace Fonte da Pipa - Loulé, Faro, Portugal

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An abandoned palace very close to Loulé.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RuiJSDuarte

location: Faro, Portugal

date approved: 7/12/2014

last visited: never

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Super Fund SitesMilltown Reservoir Sediments / Clark Fork River - Milltown, Montana

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This Super Fund Site in Millown State Park is located on Deer Creek Road. From Hwy. 200 exit on Speedway Avenue continue and turn on Deer Creek Road. It is about 2.5 miles to the parking lot. It is a very short easy walk to the lookout area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 7/10/2014

last visited: never

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Ghosts and HauntingsArlington Cemetery - Section K - Arlington, TX

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CBS-11, Dallas, TX, reported just before Halloween in 2012 that some folks would be a little nervous to take a nighttime visit to the back section of the historic Arlington Cemetery, 801 Mary Street, Arlington, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 7/10/2014

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesHercules - 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: 7/10/2014

last visited: 7/24/2013

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Elevated Everyday ObjectsLe gros pneu - Trois-Pistoles,QC

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A big elevated tire in Trois-Pistoles

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Laval K-9

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 7/10/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBasilica of San Domenico - Bologna, Italy

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The Basilica of San Domenico is one of the major churches in Bologna, Italy. The remains of Saint Dominic, founder of the Order of Preachers (Dominicans), are buried inside the exquisite shrine Arca di San Domenico.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Emilia–Romagna , Italy

date approved: 7/9/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesPalazzo Re Enzo - Bologna, Italy

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Palazzo Re Enzo is a palace in Bologna, northern Italy. It takes its name from Enzio of Sardinia, Frederick II's son, who was prisoner here from 1249 until his death in 1272.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Emilia–Romagna , Italy

date approved: 7/9/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesStatue of San Petronio - Bologna, Italy

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The satue is placed in the Square of the Porta Ravegnana, in front of the two towers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Emilia–Romagna , Italy

date approved: 7/9/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesLe due Torri: Garisenda e degli Asinelli - Bologna, Italy

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The two towers the traditional symbol of Bologna, stand at the strategic point where the old Aemilian way entered the town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Emilia–Romagna , Italy

date approved: 7/9/2014

last visited: never

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