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Several engineering organizations have designated structures around the world as official landmarks or special sites. Examples range from buildings and bridges to roadways and dams. These are modern marvels of ingenuity, design and construction.
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Engineering LandmarksBendemeer Bridge - Bendemeer, NSW, Australia

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Completed in 1905, from a Truss design by H Dare, it had remained in use until bypassed in 1985. It is now used as a 5 metres wide pedestrian bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Grahame Cookie

location: New South Wales, Australia

date approved: 10/10/2017

last visited: never

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Engineering LandmarksMonier Arch Bridge - Fyansford, Vic , Australia.

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The first reinforced concrete bridge opened in Victoria

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg

location: Victoria, Australia

date approved: 9/12/2017

last visited: never

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Engineering LandmarksSale Swing Bridge, Sale, Vic, Australia

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The Sale Swing Bridge was designed by John Grainger in 1880, and built by Peter Platt 1880-3. It was opened 22 September, 1883. It used 'new' technology, which is still working.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Grahame Cookie

location: Victoria, Australia

date approved: 9/10/2017

last visited: never

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Engineering LandmarksTannehill Ironworks -- Tannehill Ironworks State Park, McCalla AL

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Tannehill Ironworks has been named a Metallurgical Engineering Landmark by the American Foundryman's Society of Birmingham AL and a historical engineering landmark by ASM International

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Alabama

date approved: 9/1/2017

last visited: 7/25/2017

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Engineering LandmarksBridgeport Covered Bridge, CA

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The Bridgeport Covered Bridge - National Historic Civil Engineering Landmark.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy

location: California

date approved: 7/28/2017

last visited: 10/10/2016

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Engineering LandmarksAnderton Boat Lift - Anderton, UK

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This plaque located in the grounds of a visitor centre celebrates a boat lift erected in 1875 to connect The River Weaver and the Trent & Mersey Canal with a height difference of 50 feet.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Northwest England, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/1/2017

last visited: never

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Engineering LandmarksWeighlock Building - Syracuse, NY

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The building is also on the National Register of Historic Places. There is a plaque showing the Weighlock Building as a New York Civil Engineering Landmark.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 5/27/2017

last visited: never

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Engineering LandmarksStirling Bridge - East Fremantle, Western Australia

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A major bridge over the Swan River

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg

location: Western Australia, Australia

date approved: 4/13/2017

last visited: never

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Engineering LandmarksMakatote Viaduct, South Ruapehu. North Is. New Zealand.

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Built in 1905-08, the Makatote Railway Viaduct is recognised as an important part of New Zealands Engineering Heritage.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Punga and Paua

location: North Island, New Zealand

date approved: 3/23/2017

last visited: 3/23/2017

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Engineering LandmarksSayner Hütte - Bendorf - RLP - Germany

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Sayner Hütte in Bendorf

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CADS11

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 3/1/2017

last visited: never

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Engineering LandmarksNewark Liberty International Airport - Newark, NJ

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One of the largest airports in the country is located in New Jersey, about 20 miles from New York City.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: New Jersey

date approved: 1/13/2017

last visited: never

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Engineering LandmarksManhattan Bridge - New York, NY

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One of the many bridges that crosses the East River into Manhattan and Brooklyn.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: New York

date approved: 1/13/2017

last visited: 5/28/2017

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Engineering LandmarksKönig-Ludwig-Brücke - Kempten, BY, Germany

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There's the 'König-Ludwig-Brücke' which appears in the German list of 'Historische Wahrzeichen der Ingenieurbaukunst' since 2012. The bridge is located in Kempten, Bayern, Germany.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member [somnambulist]

location: Bayern, Germany

date approved: 12/13/2016

last visited: never

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Engineering LandmarksRendsburger Hochbrücke mit Schwebefähre, Rendsburg, Germany

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Bei Eröffnung am 1. Oktober 1913 war sie die längste Eisenbahnbrücke Deutschlands und die kühnste und bedeutendste Stahlbaukonstruktion Europas *** At the time the Bridge was opened on 1 October 1913 it was the longest train bridge in Germany

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 4spring

location: Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

date approved: 11/23/2016

last visited: 8/22/2013

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Engineering LandmarksVera Electric Water Company Pumphouse - An American Water Landmark - Spokane, WA

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This cobblestone pumphouse is 110 years old as of 2016. It has been designated a historic landmark in the supply, treatment, distribution or technological development of water.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 11/17/2016

last visited: never

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Engineering LandmarksInterstate Highway 5 - Lebec, CA

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A plaque declaring Highway 5 as a California Civil Engineering Achievement.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 10/1/2016

last visited: never

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Engineering LandmarksGalveston Seawall and Grade Raising - Galveston, TX

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An odd shaped block of concrete sits atop of a pink granite base. This is the design that has kept the sea back for more than 100 years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 9/24/2016

last visited: never

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Engineering LandmarksMissouri River Bridges of South Dakota

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A group of 5 bridges recognized as historic civil engineering landmarks.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Telomere

location: South Dakota

date approved: 9/12/2016

last visited: 7/15/2017

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Engineering LandmarksInuvik, An Engineering Historic Site - Inuvik, Northwest Territories

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This 2012 plaque laid by the Canadian Society for Civil Engineering commemorates the groundbreaking work that went into building a large community in an isolated and extreme weather location.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Northwest Territories, Canada

date approved: 9/7/2016

last visited: never

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Engineering LandmarksThe Niagara Spanish Aerocar (Plaque) - Niagara Falls, Ontario

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This plaque recognizes "The Niagara Spanish Aero Car" as an International Historic Civil Engineering Site.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 8/30/2016

last visited: 1/19/2017

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Engineering LandmarksLa forge de l'Abbaye de Fontenay - Bourgogne, France

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[FR] La forge a été construite par les moines à la fin du XIIe siècle. [EN] In a building at the south side of the complex is a water-powered forge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Bourgogne, France

date approved: 8/16/2016

last visited: never

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Engineering LandmarksCentral Pacific Railroad - Sacramento, California

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A marker in the California State Railroad Museum commemorates the ground breaking of the Central Pacific Railroad

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bernd das Brot Team

location: California

date approved: 7/31/2016

last visited: never

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Engineering LandmarksBrooklyn Bridge - New York, NY

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The most famous bridge in all of New York City.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: New York

date approved: 7/8/2016

last visited: 5/23/2017

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Engineering LandmarksLe Marteau-Pilon du Creusot, France

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Le marteau-pilon à vapeur le plus puissant au monde créé en 1876. The most powerful steam hammer in the world for many years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Bourgogne, France

date approved: 7/6/2016

last visited: 8/14/2017

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Engineering LandmarksHappy Hollow Pedestrian Bridge - San Jose, California

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At the 2012 Engineering Excellence Awards Gala, aka the “Academy Awards” of the engineering industry, the Happy Hollow Park and Zoo Pedestrian Bridge was a National Recognition Award Winner

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: California

date approved: 6/29/2016

last visited: never

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