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| Take a Tour of The Hudson River Just North of Cold Spring ~ See it as Only Google Earth can Show it ~ Double Click ~ The Hudson River Tour ~ Then Hit The Play Button to Take a Tour that Only Google Earth Can Give ~ Make Sure that the Terrain Layer is Engaged ~ If Necessary Set your Tour Speed to 4 or 5 Seconds ~ Enjoy||10/06/2006||1,793|
|A tour of the seven lighthouses still standing on the Hudson River. Turn "Terrain" on: the views are at a strong tilt to show you the topography of the river valley.||12/16/2006||729|
|Found this while looking for my sister's workplace; a helicopter flying along the Hudson river between NY and NJ. ||05/05/2008||1,399|
|Goldman Sachs Tower (30 Hudson Street), in Jersey City, New Jersey, is the tallest building in the state of New Jersey, and the tallest in the United States of any building not in its metropolitan area's largest city. It was designed by Cesar Pelli, best known as the architect of the Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur and the Key Tower in Cleveland. The World Financial Center located just across t...||04/27/2006||498|
|A high flying twin propeller plane flying over the Hudson river.||02/05/2008||687|
|Early indications are that US Airways Flight 1549 took a bird strike in each engine and the pilot safely "landed" the plane on the Hudson River.|
150 passengers, 5 crew - no fatalities or even serious injuries.
|Bow Lake, in the Canadian (Albertan to be precise) Rockies. In Glorious Random High-Definition.|
This lake is fed by the glaciers next to it, and that water flows down the mighty Bow River (Named so because the Natives used the trees nearby to make bows), and eventually ends up in the Hudson Bay, but not after stopping through many cities and towns, including Calgary, Alberta.
|On October 6, 1777, a combined force of roughly 2,100 Loyalists, Hessians and British regulars led by Lieutenant General Sir Henry Clinton attacked Forts Montgomery and Clinton from the landward side (which was only partially completed) with support from cannon fire from British ships on the Hudson River. By the end of the day, both forts had fallen to the British who burned the forts and tore ...||10/10/2005||767|
|Lower Fort Garry or "The Stone Fort" was built in 1831 by the Hudson's Bay Company. Apart from a small amount of fur trading, the forts main purpose was as a supply depot for the Red River settlement and the surrounding Indian and Métis population.||10/24/2005||317|
|The Central New England Railway (CNE) was a railroad across northern Connecticut and west across the Hudson River in New York. |
It eventually became part of the Poughkeepsie Bridge Route (an alliance between railroads for a passenger route from Washington to Boston) and later a line of the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad.
|US Airways Flight 1549 / United Airlines Flight 1919 was US Airways' scheduled domestic commercial passenger flight from LaGuardia Airport in New York City to Charlotte/Douglas International Airport, Charlotte, North Carolina. On January 15, 2009, the aircraft flying this route, an Airbus A320-214, was successfully ditched in the Hudson River adjacent to midtown Manhattan six minutes after take...||09/24/2012||401|
|George Washington Bridge|
220 Bruce Reynolds Boulevard, Fort Lee, NJ 07024
The two-level George Washington Bridge (GWB) crosses the Hudson River between upper Manhattan (West 178th Street) and Fort Lee, New Jersey and forms part of Interstate Highway I-95.
This suspension bridge was designed by Othmar H. Ammann who was the Port Authority's Chief Engineer duri...
|The Bow River, in the Flood of '05. This river swelled to enormous sizes during early Summer near and in Calgary due to immense rains. It does, however, make for some cool water effects in all the rushing nature. It practically made the Bow River a lake in some areas behind the Beaver Dam.||09/08/2005||542|