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Urban Legends and SuperstitionsPuckett's Ghost - Oklahoma City, OK

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An enduring urban legend in Oklahoma City is that the salvage yard at Puckett's Wrecker Service is haunted by the ghost of a young woman - in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The Snowdog

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/30/2021

last visited: never

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Human Error"A Quater of a Mile to the North" - Sweetwater, TX

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The Southwell Company in San Antonio produced Texas Historical Markers for over six decades before closing down in 2019. They did an outstanding job, but occasionally, a typo slipped by. Here's one, at the I-20 service road and Avenger Field Rd.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 4/29/2021

last visited: never

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Urban Legends and SuperstitionsLost Barrel of Gold by French Gunboat Captain - Sandbanks Provincial Park - Ontario

in Urban Legends and Superstitions

Outlet Beach is regarded as one of the finest sand beaches in Canada. Many visitors to the beach, however, have been intrigued by the legend of a lost barrel of gold buried by a French gunboat captain during the Seven Years War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 4/29/2021

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesPhoenix - Micklefield, UK

in Epic Beings and Creatures

This sculpture of the mythical bird, the phoenix is at the corner of Phoenix Road that leads to Peckfield Business Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/28/2021

last visited: never

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Devilish LocationsDevil's Dyke viewpoint - Saddlescombe, UK

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The Devil's Dyke offers a great viewpoint in the South Downs

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Becktracker

location: Southern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/26/2021

last visited: 10/5/2018

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesSouth Congregational Church - Springfield, MA

in Satellite Imagery Oddities

The historic South Congregational Church - United Church of Christ is located at 45 Maple Street in Springfield, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 4/26/2021

last visited: never

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Guinness World RecordsLONGEST RUNNING QUIZ TV SHOW - It's Academic - Washington, D.C.

in Guinness World Records

Located on the eastbound side of Nebraska Avenue, there is a historic marker also at this location that mentions “It’s Academic.”

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 4/25/2021

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesHorseshoe Curve - Altoona, Pennsylvania

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The "World Famous" Horseshoe Curve, built in 1854, was designated as a National Historic Civil Engineering Landmark in 2004.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ted28285

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/23/2021

last visited: 4/23/2021

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesX Farm Cemetery - La Chappelle d'Armentieres, France

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EN - The cemetery 'X Farm Cemetery' is a cemetery of the First World War located in La Chapelle-d'Armentières (North). FR - Le cimetière « X Farm Cemetery » est un cimetière de la Première Guerre mondiale situé à La Chapelle-d'Armentières (Nord).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member geotrouvtou59

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 4/23/2021

last visited: 4/20/2021

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Urban Legends and Superstitionsphantom with Sir John - A Coruña, Galicia, España

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Who is the ghost that visits John Moore's grave in A Coruña every January 16?

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna

location: Galicia, Spain

date approved: 4/23/2021

last visited: 4/24/2021

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Urban Legends and SuperstitionsLandlubbing Pirate Tiburcio Tapia - Rancho Cucamonga, CA

in Urban Legends and Superstitions

A dedicated plaque to a local pirate of the 1830s. Legion has it that he buried treasure under a tree which has yet to be found.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 4/23/2021

last visited: 4/23/2021

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Drill Hall - Ottawa, Ontario

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Cartier Drill Hall is the oldest drill hall in Canada still in use as an armoury.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 4/20/2021

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST sculpture in the city - A Coruña, Galicia, España

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It is the oldest scuplture in the city

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna

location: Galicia, Spain

date approved: 4/20/2021

last visited: 4/21/2021

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SuperlativesOLDEST - House - Ottawa, Ontario

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Simard House, at 31 Sweetland, built 1884, is the oldest on the block. It is a typical second empire style workman's cottage.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 4/20/2021

last visited: never

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SuperlativesLONGEST urban promenade of Europe - A Coruña, Galicia, España

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The Paseo Marítimo de A Coruña is the longest urban promenade in Europe, with more than 13 continuous kilometers by the sea. It is a work made in sections, modified and unfinished.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna

location: Galicia, Spain

date approved: 4/20/2021

last visited: 4/21/2021

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Vortexes, Mystery Spots, and Gravity HillsSpook Hill - Burkettsville, Maryland

in Vortexes, Mystery Spots, and Gravity Hills

Gravity Hill on Gapland Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/19/2021

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesFrankestein - A Coruña, Galicia, España

in Epic Beings and Creatures

Historic of horror, Frankestein

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna

location: Galicia, Spain

date approved: 4/19/2021

last visited: 4/23/2021

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesHanstholm Lighthouse, Hanstholm - Denmark

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Hanstholm Fyrtårn blev bygget i 1843 - Hanstholm Lighthous was built in 1843

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kallehaugerne

location: Denmark

date approved: 4/17/2021

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesDiana - Reigoldswil, BL, Switzerland

in Epic Beings and Creatures

A sculpture of the Roman goddess Diana by Jakob Probst from 1957.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Basel Landschaft, Switzerland

date approved: 4/17/2021

last visited: never

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Giants of CommerceBooks - Rancho Cucamonga, CA

in Giants of Commerce

Several large bookends at Victoria Gardens in Rancho Cucamonga, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 4/17/2021

last visited: 4/17/2021

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Ghosts and HauntingsDinglehole - Millis, MA

in Ghosts and Hauntings

The Dinglehole, northwest of the Center on Union St., is a pit formerly filled with water, where Puritans heard the ringing of the bell that summoned the witches to their evil rites and saw on moonlight nights a headless man keeping vigil.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 4/14/2021

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesHavhesten - Odense, Denmark

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Skulpturen Havhesten og havfrue på ryggen af væsnet. Midt i Odense å dukker springvandsskulpturen "Havhesten" op. Den er skænket af Ny Carlsbergfondet og 1939 opstillet ved Slusebroen i parken Munke mose.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Klabautermanden

location: Denmark

date approved: 4/13/2021

last visited: 5/17/2021

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Love PadlocksPac Mac Heart Love Locks - Rancho Cucamonga, CA

in Love Padlocks

One of many sculptures located at Vitoria Gardens in Rancho Cucamonga, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 4/13/2021

last visited: 4/13/2021

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SuperlativesFIRST skycraper in Spain and TALLEST building in Spain (1925-1929) - A Coruña, Galicia, España

in Superlatives

The Banco Pastor Building in 1925 and the tallest until 1929

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna

location: Galicia, Spain

date approved: 4/12/2021

last visited: 4/14/2021

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SuperlativesOLDEST -- Winery in California - Rancho Cucamonga, CA

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The oldest winery in California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 4/12/2021

last visited: 4/12/2021

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