Off-Topic Google Earth - interesting finds

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Chat' started by Duc de Pommfrit, Monday 2nd Jun, 2014.

  1. Duc de Pommfrit Moderator Staff Team

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    Can people share any puzzling/strange finds.
    One of mine is this, built in the 40s but you would never guess where?!

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  2. Duc de Pommfrit Moderator Staff Team

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    How about the Russian fake concorde, two of them
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  3. Ichiban Founder Staff Team

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    Wasn't there a thread on BBC there are a lot of building and monumaments with the swastakia signs in UK? which predated the WW2
     
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  5. accordheritage Top Contributor ★ ★ ★ ★ ☆

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    Wasn't the symbol originally a symbol of peace. Messed that one up didn't they. Those Concordskis are a great find.
     
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  6. Duc de Pommfrit Moderator Staff Team

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    Yes I think it was an old Chinese symbol.
     
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  7. Nels Moderator Staff Team

    Love this thread @Duc de Pommfrit :Hooray:
    Love it even more if I knew where these places are :Frown:, but that's half the fun :OTT:
    Keep them coming !
     
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  8. Duc de Pommfrit Moderator Staff Team

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    How about a game of find the concorde.
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    Note I cheated on the first one as it is now inside so rolled the date back.
     
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    or the huge model of the Titanic which was used in the film Raise the Titanic.
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  10. accordheritage Top Contributor ★ ★ ★ ★ ☆

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    Let's do one with Vulcans.
     
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  11. Duc de Pommfrit Moderator Staff Team

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    Two for starters
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  12. accordheritage Top Contributor ★ ★ ★ ★ ☆

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    Dude get a job!!! too quick
     
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  13. Ichiban Founder Staff Team

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    I know this has been posted on another thread here somewhere but have a look at the Honda museum in Japan.

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  14. Duc de Pommfrit Moderator Staff Team

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    Some very nice cars there....well maybe not the earth F1 car
     
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    Yes, but i really love this old one ... :Wub: ... (3. floor of the collection hall)
    Does anyone know, when it was built?

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  16. Ichiban Founder Staff Team

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    Ahhh that is the RA300 V12 a bloody screamer let me find a you tube of John Surtees driving it