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Korean Historic SitesBattle of Bukcheon 1592 - Sangju, Korea

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Here on the north bank of the Bukcheon River in present town of Sangju, one of the early battles was fought with the invading Japanese who were ultimately repulsed in a decisive naval battle on the south coast.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Gyeongsang buk do, Korea

date approved: 7/9/2014

last visited: never

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BattlefieldsBattle of Bukcheon 1592 - Sangju, Korea

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Here on the north bank of the Bukcheon River in present town of Sangju, one of the early battles was fought with the invading Japanese who were ultimately repulsed in a decisive naval battle on the south coast.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Gyeongsang buk do, Korea

date approved: 7/9/2014

last visited: never

Image for City Flag  -  Sangju (&#49345;&#51452;&#49884;), Koreaview gallery

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Municipal FlagsCity Flag - Sangju (&#49345;&#51452;&#49884;), Korea

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This example of the city flag flies over the Bukmundong Citizens Center in the city of Sangju, Korea.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Gyeongsang buk do, Korea

date approved: 12/13/2010

last visited: never

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Time CapsulesTime Capsule No. 11 - Goesan, Korea

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This time capsule is located in the beautiful Whayang Valley in the central mountains of South Korea, not far from the east entrance to Songnisan National Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Chungcheong buk do, Korea

date approved: 3/10/2012

last visited: never

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Municipal FlagsGoesan Gun, Chunbuk - Korea

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This is the flag for Goesan Gun (county) in Chuncheongbukdo (North Chuncheong Province). It is flying over the Red Pepper Distribution Center in the town of Goeson.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Korea

date approved: 9/27/2008

last visited: never

Image for ]Hannam University  - 40 Years -  Daejeon, Koreaview gallery

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Commercial Commemorations]Hannam University - 40 Years - Daejeon, Korea

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This 40th anniversary commemorative plaque is next to a bust of the founding president of Hannam University, Dr. William Alderman Linton, located on the grounds of the original residences preserved on the university campus as a historical site.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Chungcheong nam do, Korea

date approved: 4/27/2012

last visited: never

Image for Daejeon Cultural Property 44 - Evangelist's Village (&#50724;&#51221;&#46041; &#49440;&#44368;&#49324;&#52492;)  -  Daejeon, Koreaview gallery

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Korean Historic SitesDaejeon Cultural Property 44 - Evangelist's Village (&#50724;&#51221;&#46041; &#49440;&#44368;&#49324;&#52492;) - Daejeon, Korea

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This historic site, on the campus of Hannam University, preserves the original housing compound of Dr. William A. Linton and fellow missionaries who founded this school in 1956. They were built as western style houses with traditional Korean roofs.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Chungcheong nam do, Korea

date approved: 4/23/2012

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsHannam University - 30 Years - Daejeon, Korea

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This eagle tops a large column in the center of the campus of Hannam University. The monument was placed by university alumni to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the founding of the school.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Chungcheong nam do, Korea

date approved: 4/24/2012

last visited: never

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Flags of OrganizationsHannam University Flag - Daejeon, Korea

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This flag of Hannam University flies over the U.N. Memorial on campus just east of the sports stadium.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Chungcheong nam do, Korea

date approved: 4/27/2012

last visited: never

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Municipal FlagsCity of Cheongju, Korea

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This flag for the city of Cheongju, Korea, flies over the City Bus Terminal. Cheongju is the capital of Chungcheonbukdo, (North Chungcheon Province), or commonly known as Chungbuk, located in the central mountains of Korea.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Korea

date approved: 10/28/2008

last visited: never

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Korean Historic SitesSite of Home of Kim Okgyun - Gwangjeong-ri, Korea

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Although there are no longer any buildings here, this site has been preserved out of historical interest for this revolutionist. Kim Okgyun who was born here, and was eventually assassinated while in route to Shanghai.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Chungcheong nam do, Korea

date approved: 4/30/2012

last visited: never

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Municipal FlagsMunicipal Flag - Nonsan, Korea

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This is the flag for the city of Nonsan, Korea, in South Chungcheon Province. It is home of a large annual strawberry festival, symbolized on its municipal flag. This is one of the flags on a bridge entering town from the north.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Korea

date approved: 4/15/2009

last visited: never

Image for Chungcheongnamdo Department of Education - Cheonan, Koreaview gallery

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Flags of OrganizationsChungcheongnamdo Department of Education - Cheonan, Korea

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This is the flag for the Provincial Office of Education for South Chungcheong Province, located in the City of Cheonan.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Chungcheong nam do, Korea

date approved: 4/22/2012

last visited: never

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Municipal FlagsPhoenix Flag - Buyeo, Korea

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This is the flag for the city and county of Buyeo, Korea, depicting a phoenix, symbol of the ancient Baekje Kingdom which was centered here some 1,300 years ago. It is flying at the entrance to the Jeongnimsaji Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Korea

date approved: 4/26/2009

last visited: never

Image for FIRST - Korean Martyrs, Yun Chi'-ch'ung and Kwon Sang-yon,  -  Jeonju, Koreaview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST - Korean Martyrs, Yun Chi'-ch'ung and Kwon Sang-yon, - Jeonju, Korea

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Jeondong Church was built 1908-1914 by French Father Xavier Baudonet on the site of the first Korean martyrs in 1781, and the martyrdom of Bishop Yu Hang-gom in 1801. This statue depicts the FIRST Korean martyrs, Yun Chi'-ch'ung and Kwon Sang-yon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Korea

date approved: 9/5/2009

last visited: never

Image for La Pieta Replica, Jeongdong Catholic Church  -  Jeonju, Koreaview gallery

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Exact ReplicasLa Pieta Replica, Jeongdong Catholic Church - Jeonju, Korea

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This replica of Michelangleo's "La Pieta" is at the Jeondong Catholic Church in Jeonju, Korea which was built 1908-1914 by French Father Xavier Baudonet on the site of the first Korean martyrs in 1781, and the martyrdom of Bishop Yu Hang-gom in 1801.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Korea

date approved: 9/12/2009

last visited: never

Image for Yun Chi'-ch'ung and Kwon Sang-yon First Korean Martyrs - Jeonju, Koreaview gallery

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Religious FreedomYun Chi'-ch'ung and Kwon Sang-yon First Korean Martyrs - Jeonju, Korea

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Jeondong Church was built 1908-1914 by French Father Xavier Baudonet on the site of the first Korean martyrs in 1781, and the martyrdom of Bishop Yu Hang-gom in 1801. This statue depicts the first Korean martyrs, Yun Chi'-ch'ung and Kwon Sang-yon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Jeolla buk do, Korea

date approved: 5/7/2011

last visited: never

Image for National Treasure 288:  Jeondong Catholic Church -  Jeonjuview gallery

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Korean Historic SitesNational Treasure 288: Jeondong Catholic Church - Jeonju

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Jeondong Catholic Church was built 1908-1914 by French Father Xavier Baudonet on the site of the first Korean martyrs in 1781, and the martyrdom of Bishop Yu Hang-gom in 1801. This Romanesque building Korea National Treasure No. 288

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Korea

date approved: 9/5/2009

last visited: never

Image for Jeonju Paper  -  Jeonju, Koreaview gallery

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Flags of OrganizationsJeonju Paper - Jeonju, Korea

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This flag at flies at the Jeonju mill of the Jeonju Paper Company, the largest producer of newsprint in the country. It is a popular tourist destination because of the Traditional Paper (hanji) Museum maintained here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Korea

date approved: 9/4/2009

last visited: never

Image for Three Storied Stone Pagoda at Bulguksa  -  Gyeongju, Koreaview gallery

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Exact ReplicasThree Storied Stone Pagoda at Bulguksa - Gyeongju, Korea

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This concrete replica represents the Three Storied Stone Pagoda at Bulguksa, National Treasure #21. The replica is at the train station in Gyeongju, Korea, and the original is a few miles away at Bulguksa (temple) itself Korea Historic Site #1.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Korea

date approved: 5/10/2009

last visited: never

Image for Crown Flag  -  Gyeongju, Koreaview gallery

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Municipal FlagsCrown Flag - Gyeongju, Korea

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Full of symbolism, this flag depicting a crown, flies over the Wolseong-dong Community Center in the historic city of Gyeongju, Korea. It was the ancient capital of the Silla Kingdom which flourished here for nearly a thousand years.

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location: Korea

date approved: 5/8/2009

last visited: never

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Municipal FlagsCity Flag - Gimje, Korea

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This flag flies over city hall in the agricultural city of Gimje, Korea, in North Jeolla Province.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Korea

date approved: 6/15/2009

last visited: never

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Municipal FlagsSeocho - Seoul, Korea

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This flag for the Seocho district of Seoul is near the Yangjae Subway Station.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Seoul, Korea

date approved: 11/30/2011

last visited: never

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World Heritage SitesRoyal Tombs of the Joseon Dynasty - Jeongneung Cluster

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Samneung Park contains two Royal Tombs.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pseudoprime

location: Seoul, Korea

date approved: 12/5/2011

last visited: 12/4/2011

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Municipal FlagsYongsan-gu - Seoul, Korea

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This flag for the administrative district of Yongsan, Seoul, flies outside the new Yongsan-gu Government Complex. Yongsan has a population of about a quarter million people.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Seoul, Korea

date approved: 5/1/2012

last visited: never

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