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SuperlativesOLDEST – National Fish Hatchery – Neosho, Missouri

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The Neosho National Fish Hatchery is the oldest operating fish hatchery in the US Fish and Wildlife Service.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/3/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesLARGEST - Working Transporter Bridge in the World - Middlesbrough, UK

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A transporter bridge across the River Tees for cars and foot passengers. The foundation stone was laid in August 1910 and the bridge opened in October 1911. It is the largest working transporter bridge in the world.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Northeast England, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/3/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBurgh House - New End Square, London, UK

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Burgh House and Hampstead Museum are entered through gates on the north east side of New End Square in Hampstead. Burgh House is Grade I listed and dates from 1704.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/3/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesTees Transporter Bridge - Middlesbrough, UK

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A transporter bridge across the River Tees for cars and foot passengers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Northeast England, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/3/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBT Tower - Cleveland Street, London, UK

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The BT Tower in London's West End, previously the Post Office Tower, is a strikingly tall cylindrical building. The main structure is 175 metres tall, with a further section of aerial bringing the total height to 188 metres.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/3/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBridge of Aspiration - Floral Street, London, UK

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The Bridge of Aspiration connects the Royal Ballet School to the Royal Opera House above Floral Street in Covent Garden. The bridge was designed by architects Wilkinson Eyre.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/3/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBarking Abbey Ruins - Barking, London, UK

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The ruins of Barking Abbey lie to the west of the town centre and lie between Broadway and North Street to the east and Abbey Road to the west. An information board shows the Abbey to have been in use from AD 666 to 1539.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/3/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesChiswick Town Hall - Heathfield Terrace, London, UK

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The former Chiswick Town Hall, opened in 1901 although the year on the building shows 1900, is on the south east side of Heathfield Terrace opposite Turnham Green.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/3/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesChrist Church - Town Hall Avenue, Turnham Green, London, UK

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Christ Church is on the east side of Town Hall Avenue more-or-less in the centre of an open grassed space known as Turnham Green. This Anglican church was built between 1841 and 1843 to a design by George Gilbert Scott.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/3/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesPecos National Historical Park - Santa Fe County, New Mexico. USA.

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Southwest of Santa Fe, New Mexico are the remains of the Last Indian Pueblo Mission Church, in the West. The pueblo was also a way station on the Santa Fe Trail. Now part of the Pecos National Historical Park, & featured on Virtual Globetrotting.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: New Mexico

date approved: 4/3/2015

last visited: 4/6/2014

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Elevated Everyday ObjectsLe Canon sur le toit. -Chomedey. -Laval. -Québec.

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Le Canon sur le toit. -Chomedey. -Laval. -Québec. Cannon on the roof. -Chomedey. -Laval. -Québec.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member colibris7

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 4/3/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesONLY - Creditor Monument in the World ~ Cartersville, GA

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Erected to give homage to those who rallied to his aid in a time of need

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Georgia

date approved: 4/2/2015

last visited: never

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Letters on HillsRR - Rogue River, Oregon

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The city of Rogue River publicizes itself with a pair of R's on a hillside overlooking the town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: Oregon

date approved: 3/30/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesDEEPEST -- Lake in Iceland

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Jökulsárlón is a large glacial lake in southeast Iceland, on the edge of Vatnajökull National Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member g300td

location: Iceland

date approved: 3/30/2015

last visited: never

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Human ErrorSt James' church, Leaning Tower - Dry Doddington, Lincolnshire

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Similar to the famous tower at Pisa, this tower at St James' church has a pronounced lean. In fact, leaning to a greater degree than its better known counterpart.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/30/2015

last visited: never

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Elevated Everyday ObjectsHigh Flyin' Hawg - Newport, WA

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This poorly maintained chopper will be seen by those travelling eastbound through Newport on Highway 2, but not necessarily those travelling westward.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 3/30/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesKew Bridge - London, UK

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Kew Bridge, a vehicular and footbridge in south west London, crosses the River Thames in a north/south direction between Brentford/Gunnersbury and Kew. The arch bridge, built in 1903, was opened by King Edward VII.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/29/2015

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesVenus and the Sphinx - 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: 3/29/2015

last visited: 7/24/2013

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Guinness World RecordsWorld's Largest Baseball Bat - Louisville, KY

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The world's largest baseball bat leans on the Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory building in Louisville, KY.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougandSandra

location: Kentucky

date approved: 3/29/2015

last visited: never

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Urban Legends and SuperstitionsSte Marie, mère de Jésus - Ballon d'Alsace-Lorraine ,France

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His vow was fulfilled! son vœu a été exaucé!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member gemeloj

location: Lorraine, France

date approved: 3/28/2015

last visited: never

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Giants of CommerceThe Giant Koala

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Sam the Giant Koala is one of Australia's Top 10 "Big Things", and was built to encourage visitors to the tourism complex in the area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ThePacman

location: Victoria, Australia

date approved: 3/26/2015

last visited: 4/16/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesGoðafoss, Iceland

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One of the most spectacular waterfalls in Iceland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member g300td

location: Iceland

date approved: 3/26/2015

last visited: never

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Love PadlocksYarra Footbridge - Victoria, Australia

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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 ThePacman

location: Victoria, Australia

date approved: 3/25/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesAskja - Iceland

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Askja is a caldera situated in a remote part of the central highlands of Iceland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member g300td

location: Iceland

date approved: 3/25/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesÖskjuvatn lake - Iceland

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The second deepest lake in Iceland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member g300td

location: Iceland

date approved: 3/25/2015

last visited: never

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