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Highway Giants -  Muffler MenUniroyal Gal - Taber, Alberta

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Could this be Mrs. Kirk? Regardless, she makes for a warm welcome to Kirk's Tirecraft.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 5/9/2019

last visited: never

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SuperlativesONLY - International Railway Station in Western Canada

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On the northern outskirts of the little town of Stirling, Alberta, the Galt Historic Railway Park was a welcome and pleasant surprise to us, as we had no idea there was such a nice, well developed railway museum at Stirling.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 12/19/2017

last visited: never

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SuperlativesWorld's Biggest Wind Gauge - Lethbridge, AB

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This wind gauge is in the parking lot for the Visitor Center located at 2805 Scenic Drive South. You can visit it at anytime and it is free to see.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 2/20/2018

last visited: 7/17/2021

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SuperlativesLONGEST & HIGHEST - Trestle bridge in the world.

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The High Level Bridge in Lethbridge is pretty much the king of railroad bridges.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 12/30/2012

last visited: 9/23/2021

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesHigh Level Bridge - Lethbridge, AB

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The High Level Bridge in Lethbridge is pretty much the king of railroad bridges.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 12/31/2012

last visited: 9/23/2021

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SuperlativesFIRST - Buddhist Temple in Alberta

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Not far south of the centre of the Town of Raymond, this building was originally a four room schoolhouse, also a place of worship for the Church of Latter Day Saints, the Mormons and finally, a Buddhist Temple.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 12/24/2017

last visited: never

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Ginormous Everyday ObjectsPinto MacBean

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Pinto MacBean "Welcomes You to Bow Island". Alberta the self proclaimed Bean Capital of the West. Pinto is located at the Bow Island Visitors Center.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member The Finding Irish 4

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 7/19/2008

last visited: 2/7/2019

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Ginormous Everyday ObjectsWorld's Largest Putter - Bow Island, AB

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There are lots of "World's Largest" things to be found on the highways and byways of Alberta, and here's one of them, a putter.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 11/24/2014

last visited: never

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SuperlativesWorld's Largest Putter - Bow Island, AB

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There are lots of "World's Largest" things to be found on the highways and byways of Alberta, and here's one of them, a putter.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 11/1/2014

last visited: never

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SuperlativesLONGEST - Remaining Row of Grain Elevators in Alberta

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The longest row of elevators remaining in Alberta contains six elevators, with two pairs of twin elevators. The row of elevators is in southern Alberta, in the little town of Warner.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 5/28/2014

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Operating Irrigation System in Canada

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The first major irrigation project to be undertaken in Canada, the Galt Canal opened vast amounts of previously arid Southern Alberta to agriculture. Still in operation, the canal remains the oldest irrigation canal in Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 7/9/2017

last visited: 10/19/2018

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Elevated Everyday ObjectsJohn Deere - Peacock Siding, Alberta

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This John Deere tractor has been elevated above the highway to make it easier to see for all of those that pass by Peacock Siding, Alberta.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildwoodke

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 8/14/2012

last visited: never

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WW92.4 km

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Ghosts and HauntingsEmpress Theatre - Fort Macleod, AB

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Just over a century old now, The Empress Theatre appears to be haunted by a ghost (or ghosts) named "Ed". After many years of haunting the theatre, Ed still appears to be there, haunting the place on a semi-regular basis.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 8/19/2015

last visited: never

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WW92.4 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesEmpress Theatre - Fort Macleod, AB

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Just over a century old now, The Empress Theatre was built in 1912 and underwent substantial renovations in 1937. Still a movie theatre today, it was purchased by the Fort Macleod Provincial Historic Area Society in 1982 and renovated one more time.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 9/15/2016

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Continuously Operating Theatre in Alberta

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Just over a century old now, The Empress Theatre was built in 1912 and underwent substantial renovations in 1937. Still a movie theatre today, it was purchased by the Fort Macleod Provincial Historic Area Society in 1982 and renovated one more time.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 8/19/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Courthouse in Alberta - Fort MacLeod, AB

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Older than Alberta itself, his courthouse was built in 1904 as a Territorial Court House when Alberta was still a part of the Northwest Territories. Alberta became a province the next year.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 8/19/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Commercial Elevator in Alberta

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We had searched for this one for some time. We have one more to find and we'll be happy.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 6/8/2015

last visited: never

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Man-made Devilish LocationsHell's Basement Brewery - Medicine Hat, Alberta

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Hell's Basement makes a heckuva good brew and the devil didn't make them do it!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 9/3/2017

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesEnterprise - Vulcan, AB

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The town of Vulcan has capitalized on the surreptitious coincidence of Gene Roddenberry's having given Spock's home planet the same name as the town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 2/20/2016

last visited: 9/29/2022

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Building in Cardston, AB

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The old log C. O. Card house was built in 1887 by Charles Ora Card, the leader of the initial group of Latter Day Saints to arrive in Canada. It is the oldest building standing in Cardston and one of the oldest in Alberta.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 8/7/2015

last visited: 10/19/2018

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesCarriage House Theatre - Cardston, AB

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On Main Street in downtown Cardston, the Carriage House Theatre has been with us for over a century now.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 2/18/2016

last visited: 10/19/2018

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SuperlativesFIRST - Courthouse Built By the Province of Alberta - Cardston, AB

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Alberta became a province in 1905 and immediately implemented a much needed Public Works Program. The first courthouse built under this program was this one, in the City of Cardston.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 8/7/2015

last visited: 10/19/2018

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SuperlativesLARGEST - Collection of Horse Drawn Vehicles in North America

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The Remington Carriage Museum houses the largest collection of horse drawn vehicles in North America with over 270 carriages, buggies, wagons and sleighs. Rated "The Best Indoor Attraction in Canada" four times by Attractions Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 2/11/2015

last visited: 10/19/2018

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesRemington Carriage Museum - Cardston, Alberta

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The Remington Carriage Museum houses the largest collection of horse drawn vehicles in North America with over 270 carriages, buggies, wagons and sleighs. Rated "The Best Indoor Attraction in Canada" four times by Attractions Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 2/16/2016

last visited: 10/19/2018

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SuperlativesFIRST - Mormon Temple Outside the U.S. - Cardston, AB

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Built beginning in 1913, this Mormon Temple wasn't completed and consecrated until 1923. Its design is the work of architects Hyrum Pope and Harold Burton of Salt Lake City.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 8/7/2015

last visited: 10/19/2018

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