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Image for Pointe du Hoc - Pointe du Hoc, Normandy, Franceview gallery

SESE70.3 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesPointe du Hoc - Pointe du Hoc, Normandy, France

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Point du Hoc was a highly fortified German position along the Normandy Coast of the English Channel. It was taken in a daring operation by the U.S. 2nd Ranger Battalion during World War II on D-Day, June 6, 1944

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 3/20/2017

last visited: 8/3/2018

Image for Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial - Colleville-sur-mer, Franceview gallery

SESE81 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesNormandy American Cemetery and Memorial - Colleville-sur-mer, France

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Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial is located on a higher ground overlooking the Omaha Beach landing site used by American forces on D-Day, June 6, 1944.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 3/20/2017

last visited: 11/22/2018

Image for Bournmouth Pier - Satellite Oddity - Dorset, Great Britain.view gallery

NN112.7 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBournmouth Pier - Satellite Oddity - Dorset, Great Britain.

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The famous Bournemouth Pier, located at the heart of the town's Seafront. Featured on satellite-sightseer.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/17/2014

last visited: 8/27/2017

Image for Mont Saint-Michel - Normandy, Franceview gallery

SS121.2 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesMont Saint-Michel - Normandy, France

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Mont Saint-Michel is a tidal island in the Couesnon River off the noethwest coast of France.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 3/18/2017

last visited: 7/18/2019

Image for Cerne Abbas Giant - Dorset, UKview gallery

NN131.5 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesCerne Abbas Giant - Dorset, UK

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This is the famous Cerne Abbas Giant created from the chalk hillside in Dorset. He is an ancient figure of great historical significance.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: Southern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/11/2011

last visited: 8/2/2009

Image for Château du Rocher-Portail - Maen Roch, Franceview gallery

SS145.5 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesChâteau du Rocher-Portail - Maen Roch, France

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[EN] The castle of Rocher-Portail is a project of great scale in the first years of the 17th century. [FR] Le château de Rocher-Portail est un projet de grande envergure dans les premières années du 17e siècle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Bretagne, France

date approved: 10/10/2019

last visited: 10/3/2019

Image for Old Wardour Castle - Nr. Tisbury, Wiltshire, UKview gallery

NN149.3 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesOld Wardour Castle - Nr. Tisbury, Wiltshire, UK

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Situated 15 miles from the city of Salisbury, Old Wardour Castle is set in a countryside location beside a lake.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/22/2017

last visited: never

Image for Fovant Badges - Fovant, Wiltshireview gallery

NN151.1 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesFovant Badges - Fovant, Wiltshire

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Several remarkable chalk carvings in the Downs of Wiltshire at Fovant, which are clearly visible from the A30 Shaftesbury to Wilton road and in satellite images.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/17/2017

last visited: never

Image for Château de Fougères - Fougères, Franceview gallery

SS157.1 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesChâteau de Fougères - Fougères, France

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[EN] The castle of Fougères is one of the largest French castles, occupying an area of two hectares, and constituting a medieval ensemble from the twelfth to the fifteenth century. [FR] Le château de Fougères est l'un des plus imposants châteaux forts français, occupant une superficie de deux hectares, et constituant un ensemble médiéval du XIIe au XVe siècle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Bretagne, France

date approved: 10/10/2019

last visited: 10/3/2019

Image for Arundel Station - Station Approach, Arundel, UKview gallery

NENE157.1 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesArundel Station - Station Approach, Arundel, UK

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Arundel railway station serves Southern services. The station is located about half a mile to the south east of Arundel town centre.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/23/2015

last visited: never

Image for Cathedral Church of Our Lady and St Philip Howard - London Road, Arundel, London, UKview gallery

NENE157.2 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesCathedral Church of Our Lady and St Philip Howard - London Road, Arundel, London, UK

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The Roman Catholic cathedral church of Our Lady and St Philip Howard is located on the south west side of London Road at the top of the hill that overlooks the town of Arundel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/24/2015

last visited: 6/28/2016

Image for [Former] Trinity Congregational Church - Tarrant Street, Arundel, UKview gallery

NENE157.2 km

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Satellite Imagery Oddities[Former] Trinity Congregational Church - Tarrant Street, Arundel, UK

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Trinity Congregational Church stopped religious activities in 1981 and since 1990 it has been home to the Arundel Arts, Crafts and Antiques Market with the building now being called "Nineveh House".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/17/2016

last visited: never

Image for St Nicholas Church - London Road, Arundel, UKview gallery

NENE157.4 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesSt Nicholas Church - London Road, Arundel, UK

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St Nicholas church was built in 1380 but in the 15th century was split in two. The part to the west, including the tower is still St Nicholas church whilst that to the east is known as Fitzalan Chapel. The church is on the north side of London Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/20/2016

last visited: never

Image for Blackfriars Dominican Priory - Mill Road, Arundel, UKview gallery

NENE157.4 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBlackfriars Dominican Priory - Mill Road, Arundel, UK

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The ruins of this Balckfriars Dominican Priory are on the north west bank of the River Arun close to the Queen Street bridge, the Arundel Museum and the entrance to Arundel Castle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/26/2015

last visited: never

Image for Arundel Museum - Mill Road, Arundel, UKview gallery

NENE157.4 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesArundel Museum - Mill Road, Arundel, UK

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Arundel Museum, a local history museum, is located between Mill Road, on its north west side, and the River Arun, on its south side, in Arundel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/14/2016

last visited: never

Image for Arundel Castle - Mill Road, Arundel, UKview gallery

NENE157.4 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesArundel Castle - Mill Road, Arundel, UK

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The magnificent Arundel Castle is a Scheduled Ancient Monument located in Arundel in West Sussex. The castle has been here for almost 1000 years and has had its fair share of historical events. The co-ords are for the visitor entrance to the grounds.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/22/2015

last visited: 6/28/2016

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