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Satellite Imagery Oddities
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A category to waymark real-world oddities and other awesome looking sites that are seen on satellite imagery.
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Image for Cenotaph Obelisk - Satellite Oddity - Harrogate, North Yorkshire, Great Britain.view gallery

NENE26.1 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesCenotaph Obelisk - Satellite Oddity - Harrogate, North Yorkshire, Great Britain.

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Harrogate Obelisk, Cenotaph or War Memorial was unveiled in 1923 as a memorial to the dead in World War I and re-dedicated after World War II. to become a Combined memorial. You can see the shadow cast by the memorial obelisk on the Satellite View.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: North East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/8/2014

last visited: 5/5/2014

Image for Bootham Bar - High Petergate, York, UKview gallery

NENE48 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBootham Bar - High Petergate, York, UK

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This arch, across High Petergate, is one of the entries through the Roman walls into York. The main arch allows vehicular access with side arches for pedestrians. It is also known as Bootham Bar.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/9/2014

last visited: never

Image for Clifford's Tower (York Castle) - Tower Street, York, UKview gallery

EE48 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesClifford's Tower (York Castle) - Tower Street, York, UK

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Set on a mound in the heart of Old York, the imposing Clifford Tower is almost all that remains of York Castle, which was originally built by William the Conqueror.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/25/2014

last visited: never

Image for York Minster - Precentor's Court, York, UKview gallery

NENE48 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesYork Minster - Precentor's Court, York, UK

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York Minster is situated in the city of York. The tower of the Minster can be seen from miles around and is an ideal candidate for this category.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/11/2014

last visited: never

Image for Mollusc Sculpture - Chesterfield, UKview gallery

SS66 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesMollusc Sculpture - Chesterfield, UK

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Who would have believed that a mollusc could be big enough to be seen from space ?

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/29/2014

last visited: never

Image for St Mary & All Saints - Chesterfield, UKview gallery

SS66.1 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesSt Mary & All Saints - Chesterfield, UK

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The church of St Mary & All Saints is known as "the church with the crooked spire" and the reason is plain for all to see when visiting the church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/5/2015

last visited: never

Image for Riverside Stadium - Middlesbrough, UKview gallery

NN93.8 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesRiverside Stadium - Middlesbrough, UK

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The Riverside Stadium, that opened in 1995, is the home of Middlesbrough Football Club who, at the time of writing (April 2015, are a Championship team but are looking good for promotion to the Premiership.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: North East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/5/2015

last visited: never

Image for Tees Transporter Bridge - Middlesbrough, UKview gallery

NN94.3 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesTees Transporter Bridge - Middlesbrough, UK

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A transporter bridge across the River Tees for cars and foot passengers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: North East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/3/2015

last visited: never

Image for Llandudno Pier - Satellite Oddity - Llandudno, Conwy, North Wales,view gallery

SWSW120.9 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesLlandudno Pier - Satellite Oddity - Llandudno, Conwy, North Wales,

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Llandudno Pier built in 1877 at 2,295 feet is the longest pier in Wales. Located in the seaside resort of Llandudno on the coast of North Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: North Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/20/2013

last visited: 7/26/2013

Image for Royal View, Hope, Leighton, Powys, Walesview gallery

SWSW155.6 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesRoyal View, Hope, Leighton, Powys, Wales

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An odd Royal nod to the raining monarch HRH Elisabeth the Second, found while viewing the local area for viable Geocache hunts, located near Hope in Leighton.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Ddraig Ddu

location: North Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/4/2011

last visited: never

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