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|Whitehawk is overlooked by the White Hawk, a chalk carving in the hill at Sheepcote Valley. The White Hawk was carved in 2001 by local artists Same Sky with support from the Friends of Sheepcote Valley and Whitehawk residents.||09/30/2009||544|
|Old Harry Rocks at Handfast Point is situated in the English Channel where the Purbeck Hills fall into the sea in Dorset, England. |
The rocks include a collection of islands, a natural arch, stacks and stumps are formed by the erosion of the chalk cliffs.
|The Leshan Giant Buddha was built during the Tang Dynasty (618-907). It is carved out of a cliff face that lies at the confluence of the Minjiang, Dadu and Qingyi rivers in the southern part of Sichuan province in China, near the city of Leshan. The stone sculpture faces Mount Emei, with the rivers flowing below his feet. It is the largest carved stone Buddha in the world.|
|A big chalk painted eagle from a military camp in Tijuana Mexico ||02/01/2007||531|
|There are a total of six distinct figures in three locations. I can only find 2 locations so far, this is the second. There is a human figure at each location and an animal figure at two locations. For pics: http://www.blythegpaa.org/blytheintaglios.htm|
|There are a total of six distinct figures in three locations. I can only find 2 locations so far, this is the first. There is a human figure at each location and an animal figure at two locations. For pics: http://www.blythegpaa.org/blytheintaglios.htm|
|This small figure can be found on the North West face of Wain hill approx. 175m on the Chiltern hills close to the Oxfordshire / Buckinghamshire border, 1 mile east of Chinnor and 11/2 miles SW of Bledlow. The best views can be had from the Henton turn off of the B4009 and the for the next 1 1/2 miles of the B4009 east of this junction. Parking is difficult along this busy route, there is howev...||07/23/2006||366|
|This is a very large collection of collections. All marks contain photo's, web links, logo's, team histories etc etc.|
Marks covered :-
Baseball : MLB/MiLB/Entire "Hall Of Fame Collection"
Football : NFL/College (NCAA div 1-A & 1-AA)/CFL/NIFL
Basketball : NBA/NBDL
History Of The Heavyweights. All winners since John L Sullivan (11882)
Hockey Arena : NHL/A...
|D.V. Carved into the side of a mountain. The letters stand for Death Valley. The DV marks the entrance to the Death Valley National Park. |
Location: Death Valley, California.
|This is a collection of "Wonders of the World," modern and medieval versions, including "natural" (i.e., environmental/geological) wonders. |
This collection contains A LOT of placemarks (80+) and was compiled from various sources on the internet. I think that a "Collections" category is a good idea.
|The enigmatic Stone of Gavea in Rio de Janeiro.|
Between São Conrado and Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, a legendary mountain with the face of an ancient giant rises 842 meters above the sea level. When Brazil was discovered, Portuguese explorers gave the rock the name of Gávea, because it was a perfect observatory for in-coming Caravels (...
|Silbury Hill is a man-made chalk mound near Avebury in the English county of Wiltshire. It is part of the Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites UNESCO World Heritage Site, and lies at grid reference SU100685.
At 40 metres (130 ft) high, Silbury Hill – which is part of the complex of Neolithic monuments around Avebury, which includes the Avebury Ring and West Kennet Long Barrow – is the...