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SimulacraHungry Gator in Down, Ulster - Ireland

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Beware of the Croc

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Moredale

location: Ulster, Ireland

date approved: 6/29/2015

last visited: 6/29/2015

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Elevated Everyday ObjectsTandem Bicycle - Halifax, NS, Canada

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A tandem bicycle is mounted on the corner of The Bicycle Thief restaurant at 1475 Lower Water Street at Bishop's landing in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 6/29/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesFIRST Credit Union style Bank in Canada - South Rustico, PEI

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Situated in one of the oldest communities on Prince Edward Island, the Farmers' Bank was the forerunner of Credit Unions in Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Prince Edward Island, Canada

date approved: 6/29/2015

last visited: 7/21/2015

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SuperlativesONLY -- Grist Mill in Oregon Still Grinding Flour - Butte Creek Mill - Eagle Point, OR

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A historical marker noted this historic flour mill with this superlative title.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: Oregon

date approved: 6/29/2015

last visited: never

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Guinness World RecordsLargest Bottle Cap Mosaic - Diever NL

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The World Record of largest mosaic in the world made out of 8,238,939 bottle caps located on the Kastanjelaan in Diever, The Netherlands.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dreamhummie

location: Drenthe, Netherlands

date approved: 6/28/2015

last visited: never

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Love PadlocksLove Locks, Mainz / Germany

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"Lovers attach a lock to the bridge, then throw the key into the river to seal their love forever."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dajumaro

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 6/28/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesPolice Telephone Box (TARDIS) - Earl's Court Road, London, UK

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On the south west side of Earl's Court Road, outside Earl's Court tube station, is an old style police box similar to the TARDIS in the "Dr Who" TV show.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/26/2015

last visited: 7/15/2015

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Catholic Church on Prince Edward Island

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The first Catholic church built in Rustico, a log building, was erected in 1792. This church, built in 1838, was the third St. Augustine to be built on the site, replacing a second built in 1807.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Prince Edward Island, Canada

date approved: 6/26/2015

last visited: 7/21/2015

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SuperlativesLongest continuously operating hotel in the United States - Boston, MA

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Now known as the Omni Parker House, a hotel has operated here since 1854.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/25/2015

last visited: 6/27/2015

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Guinness World RecordsFirst Rocket Launch - Auburn MA

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First liquid fuelled rocket launched.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/25/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesAlfred Hitchcock's Former Home - Cromwell Road, London, UK

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This English Heritage blue plaque is on the former home of Sir Alfred Hitchcock. It is located on the south side of Cromwell Road in West London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/24/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesFIRST - Public Holocaust Memorial in Maine

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A beautiful monument in a beautiful setting, this memorial to holocaust victims has been placed in a green space at the west end of Longfellow Street in Portland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Maine

date approved: 6/24/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesEASTERNMOST - Lighthouse in the USA

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Built in 1858, this is one of the most distinctive and photographed of the Atlantic lighthouses, the one with the red and white stripes.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Maine

date approved: 6/24/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesONLY -- Church in Spain dedicated to the Apostle James mother, Santa María Salomé - Santiago de Compostela, Spain

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A Medieval Church in the historic center of Santiago de Compostela, that, according to the Historical marker is the only church in Spain dedicated to the Apostle James mother.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Galicia, Spain

date approved: 6/23/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesFIRST - Lighthouse featured on US Currency

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The first lighthouse to be featured on a piece of US currency, the Pemaquid Point Lighthouse stands guard at the end of a long peninsula at the entrance to Muscongus Bay and Johns Bay along the southeast coast of Maine.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Maine

date approved: 6/23/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesLARGEST Planetarium Dome in the State of Maine - Orono, ME

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The new $5.2 million Emera Astronomy Center at the University of Maine, Orono, opened in 2014, with a $1 million gift from Emera Maine. It is comprised of an observatory and this planetarium.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Maine

date approved: 6/23/2015

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesSyzyf - Powsin, Poland

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The sculpture depicts Sisyphus holding his stone. The sculpture is made of granite.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GeoLog81

location: Mazowieckie, Poland

date approved: 6/22/2015

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesHerakles the Archer - Los Angeles, CA

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One of many sculptures along the grounds of the LACMA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 6/22/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesFloyd Road Mural - Floyd Road, Charlton, London, UK

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The Floyd Road mural is painted on to the end wall of a terrace house on the south east side of Floyd Road midway between Charlton railway station and The Valley, Charlton Athletic's football ground.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/22/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Continuously Operating Episcopal Church in Maine

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The cornerstone of this church was laid on May 31, 1819 and on October 20, 1820, nearly a year and a half later, the completed church was consecrated.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Maine

date approved: 6/22/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesLARGEST Church in Maine - Lewiston, Maine

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A massive granite faced building, this church was granted Basilica status in 2006. With substantial embellishment both inside and out, 31 years passed from the start of construction until completion on July 18th, 1936.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Maine

date approved: 6/22/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesLARGEST - Water Art Work Cascade - Hoogeveen NL

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The largest water art work named "Cascade" in The netherlands. Located in the main street in Hoogeveen, The Netherlands.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dreamhummie

location: Drenthe, Netherlands

date approved: 6/22/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Lutheran Church in Canada - Halifax, NS

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A Canadian National Historic Site, the Little Dutch (Deutsch) Church is the oldest known surviving church in Canada associated with the German Canadian community.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 6/22/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST -- House in Canton, TX

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Built in 1886, the Blackwell House at 314 First Monday Lane (FM 859), is the oldest house in Canton, TX, built by early movers and shakers and donated to the city in 1988. It is now a museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 6/22/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesLONGEST Cave System in the World - Mammoth Cave, Kentucky, USA

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With more than 400 miles of known passageways, this is really a mammoth of a cave.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member netdust

location: Kentucky

date approved: 6/22/2015

last visited: never

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