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|Statue of the Jolly Green Giant in Blue Earth, Minnesota. You can recognize his shadow||10/04/2005||568|
|The Texas Star is the largest ferris wheel in North America. It is approximately 212 feet high. The structure has 44 gondolas that hold 264 riders. The ferris wheel is located at Fair Park in Dallas, Texas.||09/06/2007||879|
|A huge ferris wheel/big wheel at a German Amusement Park (Spreepark Berlin). The park has been shut down for a couple of years.||12/07/2006||633|
|The highest ferris wheel in China. |
|The famous Laxey Wheel on the Isle of Man.
|This is the dock for the "Sea Shadow:"|
SEA SHADOW is a test craft developed under a combined program by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA), the Navy, and Lockheed Martin Missiles and Space Company. The SEA SHADOW program was begun in the mid-1980s. Its purpose is to explore a variety of new technologies for surface ships, including ship control, structures, automation for reduc...
|The Great Wheel of Earls Court was based upon the celebrated Ferris Wheel that had been the most arresting feature of the Chicago Exhibition of 1893. The patentee of the Chicago Wheel, a United States naval engineer called James Weir Graydon, had signed over his European rights to Walter B.Basset, a retired British naval officer (Basset later built further wheels at Paris, Blackpool and Vienna...||03/15/2006||789|
|The Falkirk Wheel is a rotating boat lift connecting the Forth and Clyde Canal with the Union Canal. It is named after the nearby town of Falkirk in central Scotland. The two canals were previously connected by a series of 11 locks, but by the 1930s these had fallen into disuse, were filled in and the land built upon.|
The Millennium Commission decided to regenerate the canals of ...
|the famous big ferris wheel ,created in excellent quality, in the amusement park prater of vienna, one of the most popular landmarks in the town||05/07/2006||1,541|
|The Singapore Flyer is a giant observation wheel. When completed in March 2008, The Singapore Flyer will provide breathtaking panoramic views of Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia.|
|A more or less giant dinosaur in a park near Basel, Switzerland. Went to play there a lot when I was a kid. You can see the actual shape of the thing by the shadow on the ground.||05/23/2006||634|
|This is a Google Earth Time Animation of the 110 year old Ferris wheel in Prater Park, Vienna - the Riesenrad.||06/15/2007||944|