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Image for Premiere ville Belge libérée. Tournai. Belgiumview gallery

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First of its KindPremiere ville Belge libérée. Tournai. Belgium

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Tournai, 1ere ville Belge libérée

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lulu_et_compagnie

location: Belgium

date approved: 1/15/2017

last visited: 10/27/2019

Image for FIRST - Round Trip Flight Across the English Channel - Marine Parade, Dover, Kent, UKview gallery

NWNW138.4 km

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First of its KindFIRST - Round Trip Flight Across the English Channel - Marine Parade, Dover, Kent, UK

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The statue, at this location, is of Charles Stewart Rolls of Rolls Royce fame. The plaque, on the pedestal of the statue, tells about this "First".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/17/2013

last visited: 7/22/2016

Image for First Cross Channel Aeroplane Flight Landing Place, Dover. Kent UKview gallery

NWNW138.6 km

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First of its KindFirst Cross Channel Aeroplane Flight Landing Place, Dover. Kent UK

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The landing place of the first ever aeroplane flight over the English Channel

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dave-harris

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/30/2012

last visited: 3/28/2012

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NWNW138.9 km

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First of its KindFirst Aerial Bomb Dropped On The United Kingdom

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A Dover Society Blue Plaque can be found In Taswell Street, Dover, commemorating the spot where, on 24th December 1914, a German plane dropped the FIRST aerial bomb on the United Kingdom.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MeerRescue

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/25/2012

last visited: 5/21/2014

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NWNW141.9 km

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First of its KindCaesar's FIRST Invasion of Britain - Walmer, Kent, UK.

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A large stone commemorating Caesar's FIRST invasion on August 26th 55BC at Walmer, Kent, UK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MeerRescue

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/1/2012

last visited: never

Image for Première traversée de l'Europe par voie fluviale - Paris - Franceview gallery

SS150.8 km

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First of its KindPremière traversée de l'Europe par voie fluviale - Paris - France

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Le comte hongrois Edmond Széchenyi fut le premier à naviguer de Budapest à Paris The Hungarian Count Edmond Széchenyi was the first to sail from Budapest to Paris

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 12/15/2018

last visited: never

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SS151 km

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First of its KindFIRST - Radio Broadcast in France -

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The first Radio Broadcast in France was established between the Eiffel Tower and the Pantheon

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member tmob

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 7/25/2011

last visited: 1/17/2020

Image for FIRST - Public Clock in France, Vincennes, Franceview gallery

SS151.4 km

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First of its KindFIRST - Public Clock in France, Vincennes, France

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The very first public clock in France was at the top of the bell-tower at the castle of Vincennes

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 4spring

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 6/2/2018

last visited: never

Image for FIRST - Discovery of Quinine by Pelletier and Caventou - Paris, Franceview gallery

SS151.9 km

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First of its KindFIRST - Discovery of Quinine by Pelletier and Caventou - Paris, France

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A monument east of the Luxembourg Gardens in Paris, France honors Pierre Joseph Pelletier and Joseph Bienaimé Caventou for the first discovery (extraction, isolation, purification and naming) of quinine.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 5/2/2013

last visited: 7/19/2014

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