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Satellite Imagery OdditiesSir John Gray Statue - O'Connell Street, Dublin, Ireland

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The Sir John Gray statue, in the centre of O'Connell Street, is carved from Portland limestone that gives it a white appearance. The statue was erected in 1879 just four years after John Gray's death. It was paid for by public subscription.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Dublin, Ireland

date approved: 4/13/2016

last visited: 5/1/2016

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesWilliam Smith O'Brien - O'Connell Street, Dublin, Ireland

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This statue of William Smith O'Brien stands in the centre of O'Connell Street in Dublin. The statue was erected in 1870 and was designed by Thomas Farrell.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Dublin, Ireland

date approved: 4/13/2016

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesDaniel O'Connell Statue - O'Connell Street, Dublin, Ireland

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This magnificent statue stands at the southern end of O'Connell Street, close to the O'Connell bridge, and cannot be missed by anyone in the area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Dublin, Ireland

date approved: 4/13/2016

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesAmway Centre - Orlando, FL

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A large sports complex in downtown Orlando.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Florida

date approved: 4/12/2016

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST -- House in Los Angeles, El Pueblo de los Angeles, Los Angeles CA

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The Avila Adobe, built 1818, is the oldest house in Los Angeles

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: California

date approved: 4/12/2016

last visited: 3/11/2016

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SuperlativesTALLEST - Sculpture in the World - Dublin, Ireland

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The spire was erected in 2003 for the Millennium! Well the plan was to have it ready for the Millennium but legal arguments delayed it. The Spire can be seen from almost all over Dublin. It is reported to be the tallest sculpture in the world.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Dublin, Ireland

date approved: 4/12/2016

last visited: 4/28/2016

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesThe Thing - Satellite Oddity - Orlando, Florida, USA.

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The Thing - Featured in Virtual Globetrotting, the Satellite Oddity website. The Thing is one of the Fantastic 4 characters, displayed on the 'Café4' at Marvel Comic Heroes Island, Universal Studios, Orlando, Florida, USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 4/12/2016

last visited: 4/25/2016

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesThe Spire of Dublin - O'Connell Street, Dublin, Ireland

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The spire was erected in 2003 for the Millennium! Well the plan was to have it ready for the Millennium but legal arguments delayed it. The Spire can be seen from almost all over Dublin. It is reported to be the tallest sculpture in the world.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Dublin, Ireland

date approved: 4/12/2016

last visited: 4/28/2016

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesThe General Post Office - O'Connell Street, Dublin, Ireland

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Building of the Post Office started in 1814 and, during the Easter Rising of 1916, it was destroyed and re-opened in 1929. This is a magnificent building on the west side of O'Connell Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Dublin, Ireland

date approved: 4/12/2016

last visited: 4/29/2016

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Giants of CommerceThe Thing - Universal Resort, Orlando, Florida, USA.

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The Thing - One of the Fantastic 4 characters, displayed on the Café4 at Marvel Comic Heroes Island, the area notable for its comic-book styled architecture, Located in Island of Adventure, Universal Resort Orlando, Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 4/12/2016

last visited: 4/25/2016

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SuperlativesFIRST - City Forester of Fort Worth - Fort Worth, TX

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Morrison is noted for being Fort Worth’s first City Forester, beginning Jan. 1926. His most prominent works were an arboretum and a nationally-recognized municipal rose garden in Rock Springs Park, which later became Ft. Worth Botanic Garden in 1934.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark

location: Texas

date approved: 4/11/2016

last visited: 4/10/2016

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Urban Legends and SuperstitionsThe Middle of Disneyland? - Anaheim, CA

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A spike at the end of the draw bridge at Sleeping Beauty's Castle is said to be the center of the park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 4/11/2016

last visited: never

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Urban Legends and SuperstitionsWalt Disney's Frozen Body - Anaheim, CA

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The frozen body of Disney is said to be held under Pirates of the Caribbean.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 4/11/2016

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesThe Hulk Coaster - Satellite Oddity - Orlando, Florida, USA.

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The Incredible Hulk Roller Coaster - Featured on Virtual Globetrotting the Satellite Oddity Website as "Hang on to your Lunch" the Hulk Coaster is located in Islands of Adventure Theme Park, Universal Resort Orlando, Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 4/11/2016

last visited: 4/25/2016

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesThe Custom House - Custom House Quay, Dublin, Ireland

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The Custom House in Dublin is regarded as one of the jewels in the city's architectural crown. A masterpiece of European neo-classicism it took 10 years to build and was completed in 1791.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Dublin, Ireland

date approved: 4/11/2016

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesTalbot Memorial Bridge - Dublin, Ireland

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The Talbot Memorial Bridge, completed in 1978, spans the River Liffey in Dublin. The bridge carries four lanes of vehicular traffic and has a broad footpath on each side from which great views of the river and city can be seen.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Dublin, Ireland

date approved: 4/11/2016

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesThe Linesman - City Quay, Dublin, Ireland

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A "linesman" hauls a rope from a ship long gone from the River Liffey. The sculpture, that was commissioned by the Dublin Docklands Development Authority, was created by Dony MacManus and was unveiled by Noel Dempster in February 2000.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Dublin, Ireland

date approved: 4/11/2016

last visited: never

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Giants of CommerceGiant Storm Character - Orlando, Florida, USA.

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Giant Storm Character - Features on the roofline of a Gift Shop called Comics. Marvel Super Hero Island is notable for its comic-book styled architecture, Located in Island of Adventure, Universal Resort Orlando, Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 4/11/2016

last visited: 4/25/2016

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Giants of CommerceGiant Spiderman - Orlando, Florida, USA.

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A Giant Spiderman, appears to be hanging by a thread from the Daily Bugle building, promoting The Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man a motion-based 3D dark ride located at the Islands of Adventure, Orlando, Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 4/11/2016

last visited: 4/25/2016

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Man-made Devilish LocationsDevil's Backbone Outpost Brewery - Lexington, VA

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Devils Backbone Outpost Brewery is located at 50 Northwind Lane, Lexington, VA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Virginia

date approved: 4/11/2016

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesGiant Coke Bottle - Satellite Oddity - Orlando, Florida, USA.

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A giant silhouette of the classic shaped Coca Cola bottle, Easily viewable on Google Earth. The giant bottle also supports a Can shaped TV screen, & the roof of a Coca Cola concession, of Universal Studios, Orlando, Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 4/10/2016

last visited: 4/12/2016

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SimulacraGrizzly Peak - Anaheim, CA

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When looked from the correct angle, this large rock formation looks like a California Grizzly.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 4/10/2016

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesCase Study House No. 23C - La Jolla, CA

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Not much is known about this home, other than that it was added to the NRHP in 2013.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 4/10/2016

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesCaptain America - Satellite Oddity - Orlando, Florida, USA.

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Captain America Diner - Featured on virtual Globetrotting the Satellite Oddity Website. Marvel Super Hero Island is notable for its comic-book styled architecture, Located in Island of Adventure, Universal Resort Orlando, Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 4/10/2016

last visited: 4/25/2016

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesMount Soledad - San Diego, CA

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One of the best views of the city is from Mt. Soledad.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 4/10/2016

last visited: never

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