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Satellite Imagery Oddities
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Image for Tyre Seen From Space - Allen Park - Detroit, Mitchiga. USA.view gallery

NENE42.2 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesTyre Seen From Space - Allen Park - Detroit, Mitchiga. USA.

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World's Largest Automobile Tire - Featured on Google Satellite. This giant eight story tall 'Uniroyal Tire' is located alongside the Interstate-94, Allen Park, Detroit, Michigan.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Michigan

date approved: 6/10/2013

last visited: 6/18/2017

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NWNW47.6 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesThe Wave Field - Ann Arbor, Michigan

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This field of waves is a sculpture by artist Maya Lin. It is modeled after the Stokes wave, a naturally occurring phenomenon on the open sea.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GT.US

location: Michigan

date approved: 7/15/2010

last visited: 5/6/2019

Image for Ford-Wyoming Cinema - Dearborn, MIview gallery

NENE49.9 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesFord-Wyoming Cinema - Dearborn, MI

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The Ford-Wyoming opened in 1950 with one screen and room for 750 cars. Today, the drive-in is the largest in the World with nine screens and room for 3,000 cars. The Ford-Wyoming is open year round and supplies car heaters in wintertime.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Farkle 7

location: Michigan

date approved: 7/29/2009

last visited: 9/20/2014

Image for VFW - Helicopter - Space Oddity - Adrian, Michigan, USA.view gallery

WW50.9 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesVFW - Helicopter - Space Oddity - Adrian, Michigan, USA.

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A rare view of a US Army UH-1 Helicopter (Huey) from space - Located in front of VFW post 1584. at 726 N. Main St. Adrian, Michigan.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/23/2013

last visited: 6/18/2013

Image for Henry Ford - Dearborn - Detroit, Michigan, USA.view gallery

NN51.5 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesHenry Ford - Dearborn - Detroit, Michigan, USA.

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Founder of Ford Motor Company - American industrialist Henry Ford, was born in, died in, and buried in Dearborn, Wayne County, Michigan. Buried in the grounds of St. Martha's Episcopal Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member razalas

location: Michigan

date approved: 7/8/2013

last visited: 4/17/2017

Image for Detroit Princess - Satellite Oddity - Detroit, Michigan, USA.view gallery

NENE54.2 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesDetroit Princess - Satellite Oddity - Detroit, Michigan, USA.

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Detroit Princess - featured on Virtual Globetrotting, the Satellite Oddity website. Built: 1993 - Leevac Shipyard in Jennings, LA. 222 feet long , weighing 1,430 tons. Permanently docked at the Detroit River near Hart Plaza, Detroit, Michigan.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Michigan

date approved: 8/6/2016

last visited: 8/12/2016

Image for Gateway to Freedom - Satellite Oddity - Detroit, Michigan, USA.view gallery

NENE54.4 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesGateway to Freedom - Satellite Oddity - Detroit, Michigan, USA.

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Gateway to Freedom - International Memorial to the Underground Railroad - featured on Virtual Globetrotting, the Satellite Oddity website. Sculpture dedicated to the migration of thousands of African American people escaping enslavement in the USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Michigan

date approved: 8/5/2016

last visited: 8/12/2016

Image for Dodge Fountain - Satellite Oddity - Detroit, Michigan.view gallery

NENE54.4 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesDodge Fountain - Satellite Oddity - Detroit, Michigan.

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The Dodge Fountain is located on Hart Plaza, Looking like something from outer space, or some sort of high voltage time machine. No its a fountain without water. A memorial to auto pioneer Horace E. Dodge on the Automotive Heritage Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Michigan

date approved: 8/5/2014

last visited: 8/7/2016

Image for Transcending - Satellite Oddity - Detroit, Michigan.view gallery

NENE54.4 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesTranscending - Satellite Oddity - Detroit, Michigan.

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The Michigan Labour Legacy, landmark sculpture is located on The Origin/Terminus of Woodward Avenue, 'Automotive Heritage Trail' the most prominent of all the sculptures on Detroit's Hart Plaza is 'Transcending'.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Michigan

date approved: 8/5/2014

last visited: 8/6/2016

Image for Isamu Noguchi's Pylon - Satellite Oddity - Detroit, Michigan.view gallery

NENE54.6 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesIsamu Noguchi's Pylon - Satellite Oddity - Detroit, Michigan.

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A 120 feet tall lesson in simplicity. Symbolic of the Motor City's rebirth during Detroit's first renaissance in 1974. Located in Hart Plaza as a dramatic terminus of Woodward Avenue, American Byways - Automotive Heritage Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Michigan

date approved: 8/5/2014

last visited: 8/10/2016

Image for Giant Fist - Satellite Oddity - Detroit, Michigan.view gallery

NENE54.6 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesGiant Fist - Satellite Oddity - Detroit, Michigan.

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Monument to Joe Louis, Detroit's most loved Sportsman. A gift from Sports Illustrated to the people of Detroit. The Boxers Fist sculpture can be found on the median of Woodward Avenue, near its Southern terminus at Hart Plaza, Downtown Detroit.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Michigan

date approved: 8/5/2014

last visited: 8/7/2016

Image for One Woodward Avenue - Satellite Oddity - Detroit, Michigan, USA.view gallery

NENE54.7 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesOne Woodward Avenue - Satellite Oddity - Detroit, Michigan, USA.

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One Woodward Avenue - Featured on Virtual Globetrotting, the Satellite Oddity website. Located at (you have guessed it) Number 1 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, Michigan.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Michigan

date approved: 8/6/2016

last visited: 7/23/2016

Image for Mariners' Cathedral - Satellite Oddity - Detroit, Michigan, USA.view gallery

NENE54.7 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesMariners' Cathedral - Satellite Oddity - Detroit, Michigan, USA.

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Mariners' Church of Detroit, featured in on the Virtual Globetrotting, Satellite oddity website. founded in 1842 as a special mission to the maritime travellers of the Great Lakes & functioned as a parish of the Episcopal Diocese of Detroit.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Michigan

date approved: 8/5/2016

last visited: 7/23/2016

Image for Underwater Border Crossing - Detroit, Michigan, USA.view gallery

NENE54.7 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesUnderwater Border Crossing - Detroit, Michigan, USA.

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This is the North (U.S.) entrance to the Detroit-Windsor Tunnel the USA & Canada border - Featured on Virtual Globetrotting - The only automotive underwater international border crossing in the World. Located in Downtown Detroit, Michigan.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Michigan

date approved: 8/6/2016

last visited: 8/7/2016

Image for Renaissance Center- Satellite Oddity - Detroit, Michigan, USA.view gallery

NENE54.9 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesRenaissance Center- Satellite Oddity - Detroit, Michigan, USA.

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Renaissance Center (tallest building in Michigan)- featured on virtual globetrotting the Satellite Oddity website. This General Motors Headquarters is a classic downtown Detroit landmark.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Michigan

date approved: 8/5/2016

last visited: 8/8/2000

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